Grant maker

Nesta

http://www.nesta.org.uk

(Registered Charity No: 1144091)
Charity Commission for England and Wales
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Grants made

Over the last five years they've made 152 significant donations totalling £21,240,225

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When Amount Grantee To be used for
31/10/2018 £14,401 SOLVA CARE Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Solva Care Grant Ref AC00851
31/03/2018 £13,990 COMMUNITY ACTION: MK International Workstream programme grant to COMMUNITY ACTION: MK Grant Ref AR00237
28/02/2018 £12,500 Doteveryone Women Invent the Future programme grant to Doteveryone Grant Ref AX00001
28/02/2018 £20,000 The Lord Mayor's Appeal Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to The Lord Mayor's Appeal Grant Ref AC00736
28/02/2018 £250,000 In2ScienceUK Connected Communities programme grant to In2ScienceUK Grant Ref AC00753
28/02/2018 £20,000 Founders4Schools Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to Founders4Schools Grant Ref AC00729
28/02/2018 £175,350 Church Action on Poverty Connected Communities programme grant to Church Action on Poverty Grant Ref AC00752
28/02/2018 £20,000 The Money and Mental Health Policy Institute Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to The Money and Mental Health Policy Institute Grant Ref AC00738
28/02/2018 £20,000 Just Finance Foundation Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to Just Finance Foundation Grant Ref AC00744
28/02/2018 £20,000 Settle Support Inclusive Economy Partnership 2.0 programme grant to Settle Support Grant Ref AC00742
30/09/2017 £225,094 NCT Early Years Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to NCT Grant Ref AC00696
31/08/2017 £240,657 Family Lives Early Years Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Family Lives Grant Ref AC00697
31/08/2017 £214,805 Home-Start UK Early Years Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Home-Start UK Grant Ref AC00695
31/07/2017 £25,000 EMBL European Bioinformatics Institute Discovery Awards 2017 programme grant to EMBL European Bioinformatics Institute Grant Ref AC00691
31/07/2017 £15,000 Llamau Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Llamau Grant Ref AC00676
31/07/2017 £15,000 FABRIC Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to FABRIC Grant Ref AC00675
31/07/2017 £212,796 Christians Against Poverty Savers Support Fund programme grant to Christians Against Poverty Grant Ref AC00680
31/07/2017 £239,588 Toynbee Hall Savers Support Fund programme grant to Toynbee Hall Grant Ref AC00672
31/07/2017 £15,000 Leonard Cheshire Disability Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Leonard Cheshire Disability Grant Ref AC00677
31/07/2017 £201,355 OnSide Youth Zones Savers Support Fund programme grant to OnSide Youth Zones Grant Ref AC00689
31/07/2017 £20,585 Drugs & Diagnostics for Tropical Diseases Discovery Awards 2017 programme grant to Drugs & Diagnostics for Tropical Diseases Grant Ref AC00683
31/07/2017 £15,000 Grow Cardiff Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Grow Cardiff Grant Ref AC00674
31/07/2017 £13,600 Rapid AMR Detection Discovery Awards 2017 programme grant to Rapid AMR Detection Grant Ref AC00694
31/07/2017 £15,000 Innovate Trust Y Lab - Innovate to Save programme grant to Innovate Trust Grant Ref AC00673
31/07/2017 £205,000 Citizen's UK Early Years Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Citizen's UK Grant Ref AC00693
31/07/2017 £173,214 Purple Shoots Business Lending Ltd Savers Support Fund programme grant to Purple Shoots Business Lending Ltd Grant Ref AC00679
19/07/2017 £150,000 Fuse Art Space
19/07/2017 £215,000 Birmingham Royal Ballet
05/07/2017 £170,000 Walk the Plank
27/06/2017 £300,000 Make It Sustainable
30/04/2017 £14,000 Youth United Foundation ShareLab programme grant to Youth United Foundation Grant Ref AC00635
31/03/2017 £135,000 Smart Works Charity Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to Smart Works Charity Grant Ref AC00630
31/03/2017 £150,000 City Year UK Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to City Year UK Grant Ref AC00632
28/02/2017 £88,497 Volunteering Matters Give More Get More programme grant to Volunteering Matters Grant Ref AC00595
28/02/2017 £136,811 Eden Project Second Half Fund programme grant to Eden Project Grant Ref AC00617
28/02/2017 £233,844 St. Joseph?s Hospice Hackney Second Half Fund programme grant to St. Joseph?s Hospice Hackney Grant Ref AC00614
28/02/2017 £249,900 Family Action Second Half Fund programme grant to Family Action Grant Ref AC00621
28/02/2017 £225,000 Volunteering Matters Second Half Fund programme grant to Volunteering Matters Grant Ref AC00625
28/02/2017 £21,657 Barnardo's Join In Stay In programme grant to Barnardo's Grant Ref AC00589
28/02/2017 £21,095 THE MARINE CONSERVATION SOCIETY Join In Stay In programme grant to THE MARINE CONSERVATION SOCIETY Grant Ref AC00590
28/02/2017 £15,000 East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust Grant Ref AC00601
28/02/2017 £246,919 Aesop Arts and Society Limited Second Half Fund programme grant to Aesop Arts and Society Limited Grant Ref AC00624
28/02/2017 £247,260 Tempo Second Half Fund programme grant to Tempo Grant Ref AC00627
28/02/2017 £15,000 North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to North East Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust Grant Ref AC00591
28/02/2017 £59,665 North Tyneside VODA Give More Get More programme grant to North Tyneside VODA Grant Ref AC00592
28/02/2017 £249,993 St John Ambulance Second Half Fund programme grant to St John Ambulance Grant Ref AC00604
28/02/2017 £129,501 Action Tutoring Ltd Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to Action Tutoring Ltd Grant Ref AC00598
28/02/2017 £25,000 New Economics Foundation ShareLab programme grant to New Economics Foundation Grant Ref AC00607
28/02/2017 £100,000 Genesis Housing Association Give More Get More programme grant to Genesis Housing Association Grant Ref AC00596
28/02/2017 £142,291 TLG Growth and Sustaining Fund programme grant to TLG Grant Ref AC00602
28/02/2017 £149,700 Tutorfair Foundation Click Connect Learn programme grant to Tutorfair Foundation Grant Ref AC00622
28/02/2017 £177,500 Fareshare Second Half Fund programme grant to Fareshare Grant Ref AC00603
28/02/2017 £270,000 The Reader Organisation Second Half Fund programme grant to The Reader Organisation Grant Ref AC00616
28/02/2017 £49,044 Beanstalk Give More Get More programme grant to Beanstalk Grant Ref AC00594
28/02/2017 £113,000 The Access Project Click Connect Learn programme grant to The Access Project Grant Ref AC00626
28/02/2017 £39,013 The Access Project Second Half Fund programme grant to The Access Project Grant Ref AC00629
08/01/2017 £500,000 Studio Wayne McGregor
31/08/2016 £831,444 The Stroke Association Accelerating Ideas programme grant to The Stroke Association Grant Ref AC00577
31/08/2016 £825,000 British Red Cross Accelerating Ideas programme grant to British Red Cross Grant Ref AC00578
31/07/2016 £958,309 British Lung Foundation Accelerating Ideas programme grant to British Lung Foundation Grant Ref AC00570
31/07/2016 £10,000 Involve Public and Social Innovation: General Code programme grant to Involve Grant Ref AR00222
30/06/2016 £509,017 Shared Lives Plus Limited Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Shared Lives Plus Limited Grant Ref AC00572
30/06/2016 £420,133 Carers UK Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Carers UK Grant Ref AC00571
30/06/2016 £732,500 NL Cares (T/A North London Cares) Accelerating Ideas programme grant to NL Cares (T/A North London Cares) Grant Ref AC00573
31/05/2016 £54,345 Artis Community Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Artis Community Grant Ref ACE0367
31/05/2016 £73,080 Bombastic Dance Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Bombastic Dance Grant Ref ACE0368
31/05/2016 £35,916 Hijinx Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Hijinx Grant Ref ACE0372
31/05/2016 £24,700 Arts Alive Wales Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Arts Alive Wales Grant Ref ACE0370
30/04/2016 £10,000 Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru Digital Innovation Fund for the Arts in Wales programme grant to Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru Grant Ref ACE0358
30/04/2016 £20,000 The National Holocaust Centre and Museum Accelerator for the Arts programme grant to The National Holocaust Centre and Museum Grant Ref ACE0366
30/04/2016 £20,000 Miracle Theatre Company Accelerator for the Arts programme grant to Miracle Theatre Company Grant Ref ACE0359
29/02/2016 £19,500 Melin Homes Y Lab - Digital Innovation Fund Wales programme grant to Melin Homes Grant Ref AC00552
29/02/2016 £18,343 Arts Council of Wales Y Lab - Digital Innovation Fund Wales programme grant to Arts Council of Wales Grant Ref AC00549
29/02/2016 £35,800 University of the First Age Click Connect Learn programme grant to University of the First Age Grant Ref AC00521
31/12/2015 £22,000 Positively UK Realising the Value programme grant to Positively UK Grant Ref AC00518
31/12/2015 £10,000 DataKind Public and Social Innovation: General Code programme grant to DataKind Grant Ref AR00217
31/12/2015 £22,000 Penny Brohn Cancer Care Realising the Value programme grant to Penny Brohn Cancer Care Grant Ref AC00515
30/11/2015 £70,500 National Voices Realising the Value programme grant to National Voices Grant Ref AC00512
30/11/2015 £40,000 360Giving Open Philanthropy / 360Giving programme grant to 360Giving Grant Ref AC00511
31/10/2015 £15,220 British Red Cross Accelerating Ideas programme grant to British Red Cross Grant Ref AC00509
31/10/2015 £15,000 Diabetes UK Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Diabetes UK Grant Ref AC00510
31/10/2015 £15,000 NL Cares (T/A North London Cares) Accelerating Ideas programme grant to NL Cares (T/A North London Cares) Grant Ref AC00506
31/10/2015 £15,000 The Conservation Volunteers Accelerating Ideas programme grant to The Conservation Volunteers Grant Ref AC00508
30/09/2015 £15,000 Shared Lives Plus Limited Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Shared Lives Plus Limited Grant Ref AC00504
30/09/2015 £30,000 The Health Foundation Realising the Value programme grant to The Health Foundation Grant Ref AC00497
30/09/2015 £15,000 British Lung Foundation Accelerating Ideas programme grant to British Lung Foundation Grant Ref AC00505
30/09/2015 £14,392 The Stroke Association Accelerating Ideas programme grant to The Stroke Association Grant Ref AC00500
30/09/2015 £15,000 Carers UK Accelerating Ideas programme grant to Carers UK Grant Ref AC00503
31/08/2015 £36,894 Glasgow Caledonian University Dementia Citizens programme grant to Glasgow Caledonian University Grant Ref AC00495
30/06/2015 £10,000 Action on Hearing Loss (RNID) Inclusive Technology Prize programme grant to Action on Hearing Loss (RNID) Grant Ref AC00486
31/01/2015 £50,000 National Children's Bureau Digital Education programme grant to National Children's Bureau Grant Ref AC00440
31/12/2014 £25,000 Education Fast Forward Limited Digital Education programme grant to Education Fast Forward Limited Grant Ref AC00441
31/12/2014 £40,000 Viridian Housing Open Data Challenge Series programme grant to Viridian Housing Grant Ref AC00442
31/12/2014 £120,000 LONDON AMBULANCE SERVICE CHARITABLE FUND Centre for Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to London Ambulance Service NHS Trust Grant Ref AC00444
31/10/2014 £475,000 The Conservation Volunteers Centre for Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to The Conservation Volunteers Grant Ref AC00439
31/10/2014 £184,046 Get Connected Helpline Centre for Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Get Connected Helpline Grant Ref AC00433
31/10/2014 £83,388 Body & Soul Centre for Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Body & Soul Grant Ref AC00436
30/09/2014 £235,000 Smart Works Charity Centre for Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Smart Works Charity Grant Ref AC00418
30/09/2014 £320,000 Age UK Centre for Social Action Innovation Fund programme grant to Age UK Grant Ref AC00423
30/09/2014 £42,858 The Woking Museum and Arts and Crafts Digital R&D Fund programme grant to The Woking Museum and Arts and Crafts Grant Ref ACE0337
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Objectives

THE OBJECTS OF THE CHARITY ARE FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT: 2.1 TO ADVANCE EDUCATION, AND IN PARTICULAR THE STUDY OF INNOVATION, BY THE PROMOTION OF RESEARCH AND THE PUBLICATION OF THE USEFUL RESULTS THEREOF, IN: 2.1.1 SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY; 2.1.2 THE ARTS; 2.1.3 THE EFFICIENCY OF PUBLIC SERVICES; 2.1.4 THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR AND SOCIAL ENTERPRISE; AND 2.1.5 INDUSTRY AND COMMERCE. 2.2 TO ADVANCE: 2.2.1 SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY 2.2.2 THE ARTS 2.2.3 THE EFFICIENCY OF PUBLIC SERVICES 2.2.4 THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR 2.2.5 INDUSTRY AND COMMERCE AND SOCIAL ENTERPRISE WHICH (A) RELIEVES POVERTY (B) RELIEVES UNEMPLOYMENT (C) ADVANCES HEALTH (D) ADVANCES ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION OR IMPROVEMENT AND SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT (E) ADVANCES CITIZENSHIP OR COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT THROUGH OR BY ENCOURAGING AND SUPPORTING INNOVATION. THE VOLUNTARY SECTOR MEANS CHARITIES AND VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS. CHARITIES ARE ORGANISATIONS, WHICH ARE ESTABLISHED FOR EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE PURPOSES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES.VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS ARE INDEPENDENT ORGANISATIONS, WHICH ARE ESTABLISHED FOR PURPOSES THAT ADD VALUE TO THE COMMUNITY AS A WHOLE, OR A SIGNIFICANT SECTION OF THE COMMUNITY, AND WHICH ARE NOT PERMITTED BY THEIR CONSTITUTION TO MAKE A PROFIT FOR PRIVATE DISTRIBUTION. VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS DO NOT INCLUDE LOCAL GOVERNMENT OR OTHER STATUTORY AUTHORITIES. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT MEANS DEVELOPMENT THAT MEETS THE NEEDS OF THE PRESENT WITHOUT COMPROMISING THE ABILITY OF FUTURE GENERATIONS TO MEET THEIR OWN NEEDS. 2.3 TO ADVANCE ANY OTHER PURPOSE WHICH IS RECOGNISED AS EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE UNDER THE LAWS OF ENGLAND AND WALES AND SCOTLAND. 2.4 THROUGHOUT THESE ARTICLES A CHARITABLE PURPOSE IS A PURPOSE THAT IS REGARDED AS CHARITABLE ACCORDING TO THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES PROVIDED THAT IT WILL NOT INCLUDE ANY PURPOSE WHICH IS NOT CHARITABLE IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 7 OF THE CHARITIES AND TRUSTEE INVESTMENT (SCOTLAND) ACT 2005. FOR THE AVOIDANCE OF DOUBT, THE SYSTEM OF LAW GOVERNING THE CONSTITUTION OF THE CHARITY IS THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES.