Trusthouse Charitable Foundation (Image: ActionSpace Arts)Area: UK
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Trusthouse Charitable Foundation is a grant making foundation giving grants to small, well-established organisations in the UK who address local issues in areas of extreme urban deprivation, or in remote and fragile rural communities.

Trusthouse gives grants support the work of local and national charities or not-for-profit organisations that address rural and urban deprivation within the UK. Within these two main headings, the Trust are interested in helping established projects which work in the fields of:

  • Community Support
  • Arts, Education and Heritage

There are three grants schemes. These are:

  • The the Major Grants programme, with grants of between £7,500 & £60k
  • The Small Grants programme, with grants of £2k-£7k 

The Foundation also has funding available to support capital projects at community centres and village halls in deprived communities throughout the UK.

Small Grant applications can be made at any time through the year and will receive a final decision within 4-6 weeks. Applicants to the Major Grant will be informed within 6-8 weeks as to whether their application will be included on the agenda of the next available Grants Committee meeting and may receive a visit from an assessor.

You can apply at any time throughout the year. Grants Committee meetings are held in February, late April/early May, July and late October/early November. Applications need to be received at least six weeks before a meeting to be included on the agenda.

For more information, visit the Trusthouse website.