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Grants awarded June 2017

October 2, 2017 12:30 pm Published by

Trustees awarded grants to the following organisations at the June board meeting:

Conservation

  • Blue Marine Foundation (BLUE) – £35,000 towards Restoring Solent Ecosystem Health
  • Froglife Trust – £25,512 towards Management of Boardwalks Local Nature reserves
  • Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) – £30,450 towards Effective Options for Lapwing Recovery
  • Scottish Seabird Centre – £90,000 over 3 years towards The National Marine Centre (PLEDGE – withdrawn December 2017)
  • The Bumblebee Conservation Trust – £15,000 towards Making a Buzz
  • Action for Conservation – £15,000 towards Core Costs

Youth Opportunities

  • Beanstalk – £90,000 towards Get the North-East Reading
  • The Diana Award – £30,000 over 2 years towards the Diana Award Mentoring Programme
  • Farms for City Children (FfCC) – £111,150 over 3 years towards Subsidies for School Visits
  • ReachOut – £32,084 towards ReachOut Club, Manchester
  • Young Enterprise Scotland – £28,000 towards Developing Employability Skills, Glasgow
  • Young Women’s Trust – £50,000 over 2 years towards ‘Work it Out’ coaching service

Preservation

  • Textile Conservation Foundation (TCF) – £20,000 over 2 years towards MPhil Textile Conservation Bursary
  • Worcester Cathedral – £60,000 over 3 years towards a Stonemason Apprenticeship
  • Knockando Wool Mill Trust – £4,210 towards CAD Equipment (PLEDGE – Paid)

Africa

  • Action on Poverty – £30,000 towards Building Camel Milk Livelihoods – Kenya (PLEDGE – Paid)
  • David Shepherd Wildlife Foundation – £76,000 towards the Murchison Project

General Welfare

  • Family Links – £75,000 over 3 years towards Core Costs
  • Frontline – £32,000 towards Firstline Leadership Development Programme
  • Forward Thinking – £70,540 over 2 years towards Building Bridges with Muslim Communities
  • Institute for Statecraft – £70,400 over 2 years towards Shared Outcomes
  • The Rock Trust – £30,000 towards the Care Leavers Project
  • Tools for Self Reliance – £40,000 over 2 years towards Supporting Volunteers for Africa
  • Stirling Carers’ Centre – £14,395 towards the Carer Integration Service