• We are a small grant making charity principally for the benefit of registered charities operating in the City of York, and surrounding areas.

Here are some of our recent grant awards

Grant award to Upfaders

Grant award to Upfaders

The trustees are pleased to report a grant award to Upfaders. Upfaders is Yorks groundbreaking youth music technology project. Since 2008 they have been providing vital opportunities for young modern musicians in York who are facing a disadvantage – Djing, MCing, Music Production, Artistic development, performances, mentoring, musical collaboration and improvisation. Upfaders is a trusted, ...
Grant award to Bowel Disease Research Foundation

Grant award to Bowel Disease Research Foundation

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to Bowel Disease Research Foundation. The grant will help support a trail screening programme taking place in York , Coventry and Leicester. Around 1 million people in the UK have a serious bowel disease. “Serious” means a disease likely to lead to, or accompanied by, at ...
Grant awarded to York Racial Equality Network

Grant awarded to York Racial Equality Network

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to York Racial Equality Network (YREN) YREN provides an independent and impartial information support service and advocacy for people who are experiencing racial harassment, victimisation, discrimination or social isolation. One of YREN’s main roles is to promote and encourage community cohesion and engagement: so there is ...
Grant award to Little Badgers Pre-School

Grant award to Little Badgers Pre-School

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to Little Badgers Pre-School Little Badgers pre-school provides warm and caring childcare in an stimulating educational environment where children are encouraged to learn through play.  They predominantly cover the areas of Badger Hill, Osbaldwick, Hull Road and Heslington, and are based on site at Badger Hill ...
Grant award to The Snappy Trust

Grant award to The Snappy Trust

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to SNAPPY. The Snappy Trust, formerly known as Snappy (Special Needs Activities and Play Provision for York), is a registered charity supporting children and young people with wide-ranging disabilities, from across the York area. ​ They were originally founded in 1985 by four parents who felt that their children ...
Grant award to Esk Valley Camphill Community

Grant award to Esk Valley Camphill Community

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to Camphill Shared Lives Communities. Changing lives in a family environment Many of the households which are part of the Esk Valley Camphill Community provide Shared Lives services in a pioneering partnership with the Avalon Group. In Shared Lives an adult who needs support and accommodation moves ...
Grant award to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

Grant award to Yorkshire Air Ambulance

The Trustees are pleased to report a further grant award to Yorkshire Air Ambulance. Yorkshire Air Ambulance (YAA) is an independent, registered charity providing a life-saving, rapid response emergency medical service to over 5 million people across Yorkshire. The two air ambulances and Critical Care Teams are on standby 7 days a week, 365 days ...
Grant award to the Community Furniture Store (York)

Grant award to the Community Furniture Store (York)

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to the Community Furniture Store (York). The York Community Furniture Store is a furniture re-use and skills development organisation, which has been sewing York for 30 years, since October 1988. The Store collects re-usable furniture, electrical and other household goods from the City of York and parts ...