• 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 Carecent, York.

Grant award to Carecent, York.

The Trustees are pleased to report a second grant award to Carecent. Carecent is a breakfast centre based in St Saviorgate, York for all homeless, unemployed or otherwise socially excluded members of our community. They provide food, clothing and fellowship in a friendly and non-judgemental environment. Our volunteer staff are always ready to listen and offer support ...
Grant Award to the Railway Children

Grant Award to the Railway Children

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to the Railway Children. In 2017/18 British Transport Police dealt with over 8,000 child safeguarding incidents on the rail network and this year that number is anticipated to increase to 10,000. A third of children identified had run away from home or care; other issues included ...
Grant award to the Princes’s Trust

Grant award to the Princes’s Trust

The Trustees are pleased to report a further grant award to the Prince’s Trust. The Prince’s Trust run eight core programmes in Yorkshire and the Humber throughout the year, these courses cover a range of themes and are aimed at different demographics of young people in the region: Employability and work experience: Our ‘Get Into’ ...
Grant Awarded to Your Choice Our Voice

Grant Awarded to Your Choice Our Voice

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to Your Choice Our Voice. Your Choice Our Voice is based in Huntington and is a group that was set up by four care workers from the community.  They provide a safe, warm, friendly and fun environment for people with various disabilities and special needs enabling ...
Grant awarded to Door 84

Grant awarded to Door 84

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to Door 84. Door 84 aims are to engage the local community and provide an inspiring youth provision for local and city wide residents. Since re-opening in March 2011, over 1000 young people have registered from 39 different schools across York. The Youth provision provides the ...
Grant award to SASH

Grant award to SASH

The Trustees are please to report a grant award to SASH. SASH work to prevent homelessness in young people aged 16-25 in York, North Yorkshire and East Yorkshire. They help young people get the support they need so that a time of crisis does not lead to a vicious circle of homelessness and unemployment. Working ...
Second grant award to the Hagge Woods Trust

Second grant award to the Hagge Woods Trust

The trustees are pleased to report they have approved a second grant award to the Hagge Woods Trust. The grant will help fund a workshop and learning space. Hagge Woods Trust provides an open-access site to Three Hagges Wood-Meadow just off the A19 between Escrick and Riccal, giving visitors the opportunity to experience native woodland ...
Grant award to Lollipop, York & District

Grant award to Lollipop, York & District

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant award to Lollipop, York & District. Imagine a world of silence No matter how hard you may try, can you truly imagine it? The truth is that deafness is isolating. For those children & young people who are born deaf, deprivation of sound also means deprivation of ...