Grants made in 2011

Prevention or Relief of Poverty

Food Cycle 2,000
Total 2,000

Advancement of Education

No grants within this category.

Advancement of Religion

No grants within this category.
The Trust no longer accepts applications within this category.

Advancement of Health or the Saving of Lives

Alzheimer’s Research UK 5,000
Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charities 5,000
Warwickshire & Northamptonshire Air Ambulance 1,000
Total 11,000

Advancement of Citizenship or Community Development

No grants within this category

Advancement of Arts, Culture, Heritage or Science

Aston University (Woodcock Street Baths & Sports Centre 2,000
Birmingham Conservation Trust 5,000
Birmingham Hippodrome Theatre Trust Limited 5,000
Birmingham Royal Ballet 1,000
Brewery Court Limited 1,000
Chipping Campden Music Festival 1,000
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra 2,000
Ex Cathedra Limited 1,000
The Friends of Coventry Cathedral 1,000
Gloucester Cathedral 5,000
Hart Silversmiths Trust 2,000
The Holfords of Westonbirt Trust 1,000
Midlands Arts Centre 2,000
Total 29,000

Advancement of Amateur Sport

No grants within this category

Advancement of Human Rights, Conflict Resolution or Reconciliation or the Promotion of Religious or Racial Harmony or Equality of Diversity

No grants within this category

Advancement of Environmental Protection or Improvement

Warwickshire Wildlife Trust 1,000
Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust 3,000
The Wildlife Trust for Birmingham and the Black Country 1,000
Total 5,000

Relief of those in Need by reason of Youth, Age, Ill-Health, Disability, Financial Hardship or other Disadvantage

Care of the dying

St. Richard’s Hospice Foundation 5,000
Total 5,000

Childhood and youth

Adoption Support 2,000
Birmingham Young Men’s Christian Association (Incorporated) 25,000
The Hawbush Project 1,000
Home-Start Cotswold 1,000
Home-Start Stroud & Dursley 1,000
Inclusion4U 1,000
The Jericho Foundation 2,000
Sport 4 Life UK 1,000
Total 34,000


The ASHA Centre 1,000
Birmingham Citizens Advice Bureau Service Limited 1,000
Carrs Lane Counselling Centre Limited 1,000
Malvern Special Families 1,000
Total 4,000

Disability and ill-health

The Acquired Aphasia Trust 2,000
Beacon Centre for the Blind 1,000
Bethel Health and Healing Network 1,000
The Birmingham Dyslexia Association 1,000
Disability Challengers 5,000
Enham 25,000
The Foundation for Conductive Education 3,000
Hop Skip & Jump (Cotswold) 2,000
Martha Trust Hereford Limited 5,000
The Meningitis Trust 1,000
Merton House Holiday Hotel Limited 5,000
The National Star Centre for Disabled Youth 10,000
Where Next Association 2,000
Total 63,000


No grants within this category

Old age

The Birmingham Settlement 2,000
The ExtraCare Charitable Trust 5,000
Total 7,000

Advancement of Animal Welfare

The trust is precluded by the terms of the settlement from making grants to animal charities.

Promotion of the Efficiency of the Armed Forces of the Crown or the Efficiency of the Police, Fire and Rescue or Ambulance Services

No grants within this category

Other purposes that are currently recognised as charitable or are in the spirit of any purposes currently recognised as charitable

Cruse Bereavement Care 2,000
Missing People Limited 6,000
The Refugee and Migrant Centre 1,000
Walsall Carers Centre 2,000
Total 11,000

 Total grants – £171,000