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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.

Glasgow Women's Library

Towards the "Curating in Partnership Project"

Category Museums and Galleries
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £81,423
Duration 2 years
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Global Action Plan

Towards salary costs of their air quality team and associated campaigning costs

Category Environment
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £120,000
Duration 3 years
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Global Canopy Programme

Towards core costs in support of their work with companies, financial institutions and governments worldwide to identify the systemic market forces destroying the world's natural capital

Category Environment
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £150,000
Duration 3 years
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Green Alliance 

Towards the costs of their Natural Environment Programme which seeks to curb the long-term decline in the health of the UK’s natural environment

Category Environment
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £100,000
Duration 3 years
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Human Trafficking Foundation

Towards core costs and policy change in the modern slavery sector on a local and national level

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £120,000
Duration 3 years
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Institute for Public Policy Research

Towards their Environmental Justice Commission to build public support for action on climate change by connecting it with people's wider economic and social injustices

Category Environment
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £100,000
Duration 1.5 years
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LGBT Foundation 

Towards project costs related to their policy and influencing work in relation to health inequalities faced by members of the LGBT community

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £95,790 
Duration 2 years
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Manchester Collective

Towards core salaries of the Head of Development and Senior Producer roles

Category Arts
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £150,000
Duration 3 years
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Manchester Museums Partnership

Towards the "Indigenising Manchester Museum" Project

Category Museums and Galleries
Year awarded 2020
Grant size £101,850
Duration 2 years
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