31 January 2018

Latest Grants


Manchester Camerata
Towards the expansion of UpClose, an eclectic and experimental concert series, to Glasgow, Lancaster, Leeds and Birmingham

Over 3 years

Mark Bruce Company
Towards the salary costs of an Assistant Artistic Director and a part-time Executive Producer, as well as towards the running costs of the new company headquarters

Over 3 years


Towards the costs of their UK clean air work, engaging with and holding to account government and local authorities on new air quality plans

Over 2 years

Julie's Bicycle
Towards core costs, specifically the development and scale up of the Creative Climate Leadership programme

Over 3 years

Soil Association
Towards the costs of a national agroforestry programme to increase awareness and knowledge of agroforestry within the farming community

Over 2 years

Marine Conservation Society
Towards a joint initiative by MCS, Greenpeace and the International Programme on the State of the Ocean to catalyse personal and political action on marine conservation following Blue Planet II through a newspaper advertisement and associated social media campaign

Over 1 year


Towards the salary of a Head of Public Engagement and Communications to focus on the national scale up of their Dance to Health programme

Over 3 years

Age UK Lewisham and Southwark
Towards the cost of bringing the Food2You project to vulnerable older people in Lewisham, Southwark and Lambeth as part of the national roll-out of the Scottish Food Train model in England

Over 3 years

Furniture Re-use Network
Towards the cost of developing a new website to increase the number of donations and the number of people who receive donated furniture and white goods

Over 1 year

Human Rights at Sea
Towards the core costs of their work raising human rights awareness and accountability throughout the maritime environment, especially where human rights are currently absent, ignored or being abused

Over 3 years

Towards the core costs of their Reintegrate programme, supporting marginalised and vulnerable people to develop self-confidence and live more independently

Over 3 years

Law Centres Network
Towards the core costs of supporting law centres across the UK which provide legal help for disadvantaged people

Over 3 years

Mental Health Foundation
Towards the core costs of the Children and Young People's Mental Health Coalition, which aims to influence policy and practice around children and young people's mental health

Over 3 years

Towards the core costs of their work supporting volunteers to design and make bespoke items of equipment to enable disabled people to live independent lives

Over 3 years

Spice Innovations
Towards the core costs of expanding their innovative volunteering exchange scheme to get people more involved in their communities

Over 3 years