What we've funded

Grants list

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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.

People's History Museum

Towards core costs, specifically an early career curatorial post

Category Museums and Galleries
Year awarded 2022
Grant size £132,806
Duration 3 years
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Poverty and Environment Trust

Towards core costs of a nationwide project aiming to create a twentyfold increase in community-owned renewable energy generation

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2022
Grant size £60,000
Duration 2 years
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Royal Society for the Protection of Birds

Funding to support the purchase of land at the Salina Reserve Important Bird and Biodiversity Area (IBA)

Category UKOTs Fund
Year awarded 2022
Grant size £150,000
Duration 1 year
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Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts 

To facilitate a new curatorial post, Curator of Art and Climate Sciences, at the Centre

Category Museums and Galleries
Year awarded 2022
Grant size £124,677
Duration 3 years
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Seawilding

Core costs for the Administrator role

Category Environment
Year awarded 2022
Grant size £114,000
Duration 3 years
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Sheila McKechnie Foundation

Sponsorship of the Amplifying Voices Awards 2022 for the SMK National Campaigner Awards

Category Other
Year awarded 2022
Grant size £5,000
Duration 1 year
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Sheila McKechnie Foundation 

To provide essential infrastructure for civil society campaigning nationwide

Category Social Action
Year awarded 2022
Grant size £150,000
Duration 3 years
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Sound UK

Towards staff salary costs

Category Arts
Year awarded 2022
Grant size £50,000
Duration 2 years
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St Helena National Trust

Funding to support fundraising and business development work that will support the Trust to become more sustainable

Category UKOTs Fund
Year awarded 2022
Grant size £91,037
Duration 3 years
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