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This section lists all grants we have made since 2013. The categories from 2013 to 2018 are Arts, Environment and Welfare. This changed in 2018 when Welfare was replaced with Social Action. There is also a separate category for grants to Museums and Galleries in each year.

Alexander Whitley Dance Company

Towards the salaries of the Producer and Artistic Director to lead the dance company in breaking new choreographic territory through research and using the creative possibilities of digital technology

Category Arts
Year awarded 2019
Grant size £101,400
Duration 3 years
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Ancient Tree Forum

Towards the salary of a new CEO to develop their work specialising in the conservation of ancient and veteran trees and their habitats

Category Environment
Year awarded 2019
Grant size £90000
Duration 3 years
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Ashden

Towards the salary of a Development Officer for their Liveable Cities programme, which aims to support cities in reducing carbon emissions while increasing social justice



Category Environment
Year awarded 2019
Grant size £101,474
Duration 2 years
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Bright Blue

Towards core costs, specifically their work around environmental protection and conservation

Category Environment
Year awarded 2019
Grant size £55000
Duration 1 year
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Buglife

Towards the salaries of Country Managers in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland to drive forward their conservation of invertebrates

Category Environment
Year awarded 2019
Grant size £118,619
Duration 3 years
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Caplor Horizons

Towards the costs of 'The Commitment' project which aims to influence and enable political leaders to accelerate action on biodiversity loss and climate change

Category Environment
Year awarded 2019
Grant size £30000
Duration 1 year
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Child Poverty Action Group

Towards the costs of the national ‘End Child Poverty’ coalition,which aims to hold the UK Government to account for its promise to end child poverty by 2020

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2019
Grant size £99,561
Duration 3 years
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Child Poverty Action Group

Towards the core costs of their policy and advocacy work which aims to bring about positive change for families on low income and amplify their voices

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2019
Grant size £150000
Duration 3 years
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Chineke! Orchestra

Towards the costs of their touring programme featuring new and previously unperformed work by Black minority ethnic composers

Category Arts
Year awarded 2019
Grant size £100000
Duration 2 years
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