• 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 awarded to the Prince’s Trust

Grant awarded to the Prince’s Trust

The Trustees are pleased to report a further grant award to The Prince’s Trust.   The grant will help fund a monthly Enterprise Programme in York. The Enterprise Programme is the programme for which the Prince’s Trust is best known and it helps young people start a business. Young people can benefit from the program ...
Grant awarded to Xmas Presence

Grant awarded to Xmas Presence

The trustees are pleased to report a grant award to Xmas Presence. This a wonderful project taking shape in York to help to alleviate the sadness of the older generation finding themselves alone at Christmas time. ‘Xmas Presence’ aims to provide transport, Christmas dinner & refreshments, entertainment, presents & good company for 40 people on ...
Grant awarded to York Archaeological Trust

Grant awarded to York Archaeological Trust

The trustees are pleased to report a grant award to The York Archaeological Trust.  YAT is the owner and operator of the world famous JORVIK Viking Centre. The JORVIK Viking Centre was one of the many homes and businesses in York that suffered substantial flood damage in December 2015. The centre remains closed and aims ...
Grant awarded to The Handicapped Children’s Action Group

Grant awarded to The Handicapped Children’s Action Group

The trustees are pleased to report a grant award to the The Handicapped Children’s Action Group. HCAG is a registered charity working to provide specialist equipment for children with disabilities, learning difficulties and other special needs. The children, from all areas of the UK are unable to obtain this equipment from the NHS and because of ...
Grant awarded to York Blind and Partially Sighted Society

Grant awarded to York Blind and Partially Sighted Society

The Trustees are pleased to report a grant has been awarded to the York Blind and Partially Sighted Society. York Blind and Partially Sighted Society is a thriving, local charity, working to help people with sight problems to be independent. ...
Second grant award made to SASH

Second grant award made to SASH

The trustees are pleased to report a second grant award has been made to SASH. SASH provides safe accommodation and support to vulnerable young people who have been made homeless.     ...
Grant made to the Kyra Women’s Project

Grant made to the Kyra Women’s Project

The trustees are pleased to report a grant award to the Kyra Women’s Project. Kyra Women’s Project is the only independent charity in York dedicated to women’s self-development.  It is run by women for women.  The project brings together women who are isolated, emotionally vulnerable, or who are looking for help to improve their wellbeing. ...
Second grant made to The Prince’s Trust

Second grant made to The Prince’s Trust

The trustees are pleased to report they have made a second grant to The Prince’s Trust.   This grant will help provide funding for The Enterprise programme which is seeking to target disadvantaged young people in York. The programme provides; training to show what you need to know and do to start your own business ...