Our Priorities

The Foundation makes grants to a small number of partner organisations to help young people in our area of benefit through education and training. If you think we can help your organisation achieve something very special, find out how to apply.

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Projects are usually funded for up to three years to increase their impact. We are flexible in our approach to these issues. We look for projects that are exciting, innovative and attractive to the people we most want to help.

The Foundation's current focus is:

  • Raising Literacy and Numeracy among early years and primary school students
  • Aiding Progression into Work for 16 – 24 year olds and others still in education

Sometimes we fund other work related to our general aims of education and care of young people under 25. Please ask the Clerk for advice if you would like to submit an application that does not meet the above priorities.

In addition to our 2 main areas of strategic focus, the Foundation provides: