Grants made in 2014

Prevention or Relief of Poverty

Birmingham Asian Resource Centre 8,000
FareShare 5,000
Hope Projects (West Midlands) Ltd 4,000
Ladywood Community Project 2,000
Total 19,000

Advancement of Education

Birmingham Children’s Community Venture 5,000
Total 5,000

Advancement of Religion

No grants within this category.
Note: The Saintbury Trust no longer accepts applications under this heading.

Advancement of Health or the Saving of Lives

Alzheimer’s Research UK 15,000
Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charities 5,000
Cobalt Unit Appeal Fund 4,000
Total 24,000

Advancement of Citizenship or Community Development

No grants within this category.

Advancement of Arts, Culture, Heritage or Science

Bromsgrove Arts Centre Trust 2,000
Birmingham Bach Choir 6,000
Birmingham Cathedral 6,000
Birmingham Opera Company 5,000
Birmingham Royal Ballet 2,000
Broadway Arts Festival Trust 1,000
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra 2,000
Compton Verney House Trust 2,000
Dancefest 4,000
Elmhurst Ballet School Trust 5,000
Ex Cathedra Ltd 2,000
The Green Howards Regimental Museum 4,000
Guild of Handicraft Trust 10,000
Hartlebury Castle Preservation Trust 5,000
Midlands Arts Centre 10,000
New Brewery Arts Limited 2,000
The Orchestra of the Swan 2,000
Performances Birmingham Limited 6,000
Pimlico Opera 2,000
Total 77,000

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

Centre for Equality and Diversity 1,000
The haven, Wolverhampton 1,000
Total 2,000

Advancement of Environmental Protection or Improvement

Rare Breeds Survival Trust 2,000
Stroud Valleys Project 2,000
Warley Woods Community Trust 1,000
Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust 5,000
Total 10,000

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

Care of the dying

Cotswold Care 2,000
St. Richard’s Hospice Foundation 10,000
The Shakespeare Hospice 5,000
Total 17,000

Childhood and youth

Ackers Adventure 3,000
Birmingham YMCA 2,000
British Yemeni Forum 1,000
Coventry Boys Club 1,000
Family Action (East Birmingham) 2,000
Family Equip 1,000
Home-Start Dudley 1,000
Home-Start Stockland Green/Erdington 2,000
Home-Start Stroud 1,000
Sandwell Asian Development Association 1,000
Sport4Life UK 1,000
Sport4Life UK 1,000
Total 19,000


ASHA Women’s Centre 1,000
Coventry Law Centre 2,000
Home-Start South Worcestershire 2,000
Hope Community Project Wolverhampton 2,000
The Dorothy Parkes Centre 2,000
Stratford upon Avon Citizens Advice Bureau 1,000
Total 10,000

Disability and ill-health

The Albrighton Trust 1,000
Better Understanding of Dementia for Sandwell 1,000
Birmingham Disability Resource Centre 1,000
Carrs Lane Counselling Service 1,000
The Cotswold Riding & Driving for the Disabled Association 5,000
Disability Challengers 6,000
Enham Trust 40,000
Hearing Dogs for Deaf People 2,000
Hop Skip and Jump (Cotswold) 2,000
Martineau Gardens 2,000
Merton House Holiday Hotel Limited 10,000
National Star Foundation 5,000
Ruskin Mill Trust 2,000
Where Next Association 2,000
Total 80,000


St. Anne’s Hostel 1,000
St. Basil’s 5,000
Total 6,000

Old age

The Birmingham Settlement 4,000
Home from Hospital, Care After Treatment 2,000
Total 6,000

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

After Adoption 1,000
Carers Careline 2,000
Missing People Limited 10,000
Rehabilitation for Addicted Prisoners Trust 10,000
Walsall Bereavement Support Services 1,000
Total 25,000

Total grants awarded 2014: £300,000