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07 October 2014

Latest Grants

We are pleased to tell you about the grants awarded at the most recent meeting.

Arts


Britten Sinfonia
Towards core costs of the artistic programme, and other activities. 
www.brittensinfonia.com

£60,000
over two years

Mahogany Opera Group
Towards core costs, specifically the salary of the Executive Producer.
www.mahoganyoperagroup.co.uk

£60,000
over two years

Environment 


British Trust for Ornithology
Towards the costs of the 'Beyond the Maps' project, establishing how habitat change affects the abundance of birds.
www.bto.org 

£27,700
over one year

Future Trees Trust
Towards core costs, specifically the salary of the Development Officer.
www.futuretrees.org

£50,000
over two years

COAST - Community of Arran Seabed Trust
Towards the core costs of their work demonstrating and promoting the sustainable management of the seas. 
www.arrancoast.com

£75,000
over three years

Welfare 


Giving World
Towards core costs to distribute surplus and end-of-line goods to those who need them most, also reducing landfill.
www.givingworldonline.com

£82,452
over three years

Media Trust
Towards developing the volunteering network to benefit charities across the UK. 
www.mediatrust.org

£60,000
over two years

Genetic Alliance UK 
Towards the costs of  the Helping Patients Help Themselves project, developing peer support networks for people with rare and genetic conditions.
www.geneticalliance.org.uk

£80,000
over two years

National Autistic Society
Towards core costs, specifically the Head of Casework Services, responsible for the information and advice service for people with autism and their families.
www.autism.org.uk

£60,000
over two years

Circles UK 
Towards continuation funding for the Business Development Manager's post.
www.circles-uk.org.uk

£6,000
over three months

Choir with No Name
Towards core costs, specifically the salary of the Chief Executive.
www.choirwithnoname.org

£50,000
over two years