Grant maker

Wolfson Foundation

http://www.wolfson.org.uk

(Registered Charity No: 1156077)
Charity Commission for England and Wales
Grants made
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Over the last five years they've made 463 significant donations totalling £83,987,560

When Amount Grantee To be used for
05/12/2018 £30,000 Charterhouse (Sutton's Hospital in Charterhouse) Great Chamber refurbishment
05/12/2018 £75,000 Leeds Theatre Trust Ltd (t/a Leeds Playhouse) Leeds Playhouse redevelopment
05/12/2018 £100,000 Severn Hospice Day Services Centre
05/12/2018 £100,000 St Margaret's Somerset Hospice Extension to accommodate IT team providing digital support for patient care and staff professional development
05/12/2018 £50,000 Stockdales of Sale, Altrincham and District Ltd Renovation of a residential home for people with severe learning disabilities
05/12/2018 £50,000 The Hospice of St Francis Refurbishment of rehabilitation suite
05/12/2018 £50,000 Tolpuddle Old Chapel Trust Restoration
05/12/2018 £60,000 North of England Institute of Mining Neville Hall restoration
05/12/2018 £150,000 Royal British Legion Industries Redevelopment of assisted living accommodation at Centenary Village
05/12/2018 £25,000 Royal Trinity Hospice Replacement boiler
05/12/2018 £75,000 St Catherine's Hospice, Preston Extension to Community Hub
05/12/2018 £24,000 Syston and District Volunteer Centre Accessible lift to support elderly and disabled people
05/12/2018 £35,000 The Stable Family Home Trust Refurbishment of supported living accommodation for adults with learning disabilities in Hampshire
05/12/2018 £50,000 Watts Gallery Chapel restoration
05/12/2018 £75,000 Calvert Trust Lake District Residential centre for people with brain injuries
05/12/2018 £200,000 Cathedral and Church Buildings Division Grants to 27 churches, awarded at the December 2018 Trustees' meeting
05/12/2018 £40,000 I CAN Refurbishment of food technology room at Dawn House School, Nottinghamshire
05/12/2018 £19,000 North Tyneside Disability Forum Refurbishment to create social space for older people in Shiremoor, Newcastle upon Tyne
05/12/2018 £40,000 Raphael Centre Refurbishment of supported living home for adults with learning disabilities
05/12/2018 £90,000 Royal Academy of Music Wolfson Scholarships for Young Musicians/Instrument Fund 2019, 2020, 2021
05/12/2018 £50,000 Sheerness Dockyard Preservation Trust Church restoration
05/12/2018 £150,000 The Hepworth Wakefield Riverside Gallery Garden
05/12/2018 £50,000 Wildgoose Rural Training New visitor centre and café to provide learning and work opportunities for adults with learning disabilities
05/12/2018 £50,000 Council for At-Risk Academics CARA fellowships programme
05/12/2018 £200,000 Leeds Grand Theatre (Opera North) Education studio in redeveloped theatre
05/12/2018 £65,000 Newport Mind Association Refurbishment to create kitchen and café providing employment and mental health support
05/12/2018 £25,000 Open Age IT equipment for training older people
05/12/2018 £100,000 Parkhaven Trust Specialist accommodation for people with dementia in Liverpool
05/12/2018 £85,000 Seven Stories - The National Centre for Children's Books New gallery
05/12/2018 £45,000 Sturts Community Trust Construction of residential units providing housing for adults with learning disabilities
05/12/2018 £50,000 The Brain Charity ‘Changing Places’ bathroom in centre for people with neurological conditions
05/12/2018 £35,000 The Chronicle Sunshine Fund Specialist equipment for children with learning and physical disabilities
05/12/2018 £100,000 The Poppy Factory Redevelopment of poppy making factory
05/12/2018 £750,000 Motor Neurone Disease Association Lady Edith Wolfson Non-Clinical Fellowships
05/12/2018 £30,000 Nutley Hall Construction of six bedroom house to provide accommodation for people with learning disabilities
05/12/2018 £60,000 Picton Castle Trust Restoration and interpretation of head gardener's office
05/12/2018 £30,000 Vision 21 (Cyfle Cymru) Independent living skills training centre for adults with learning needs
05/12/2018 £50,000 Biddulph High School New servers and network equipment
05/12/2018 £250,000 Carnegie UK Trust Joint programme with Carnegie UK Trust & Wellcome Trust on public libraries (Engaging Libraries Phase 2)
05/12/2018 £15,000 Edinburgh Headway Group New kitchen for people with acquired brain injuries
05/12/2018 £46,000 Garvald Edinburgh Refurbishment of confectionery workshop for adults with learning and physical disabilities
05/12/2018 £1,000,000 Imperial College London Biomedical Engineering Core Facility Suite
05/12/2018 £250,000 Kirkcudbright Development Trust Kirkcudbright Dark Skies Visitor Centre and Planetarium
05/12/2018 £34,000 Ribston Hall High School Science equipment
05/12/2018 £50,000 Rivers Academy West London Refurbishment of science laboratories
05/12/2018 £90,000 Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Wolfson Scholarships for Young Musicians/Instrument Fund 2019, 2020, 2021
05/12/2018 £50,000 Churchill Academy and Sixth form Science and technology equipment
05/12/2018 £2,000,000 DCMS/Wolfson Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund Museums and Galleries Improvement Fund (Round 14)
05/12/2018 £33,500 Nower Hill High School IT equipment for music technology
05/12/2018 £90,000 Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Wolfson Scholarships for Young Musicians/Instrument Fund 2019, 2020, 2021
05/12/2018 £90,000 Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama Wolfson Scholarships for Young Musicians/Instrument Fund 2019, 2020, 2021
05/12/2018 £50,000 Rushcliffe School Sound, lighting and audio visual equipment for new arts and languages building
05/12/2018 £35,000 Shoreham Academy IT equipment for music and art
05/12/2018 £50,000 The Royal Belfast Academical Institution Refurbishment of science laboratories
05/12/2018 £30,000 Catcote Academy Nature park to provide vocational training for young people with disabilities
05/12/2018 £40,000 Garadh a Bhagh a Tuath Support centre for adults with disabilities or mental health problems
05/12/2018 £90,000 Guildhall School of Music & Drama Wolfson Scholarships for Young Musicians/Instrument Fund 2019, 2020, 2021
05/12/2018 £1,000,000 King's College London Equipment for Department of Surgical and Interventional Engineering (at St Thomas’ Hospital)
05/12/2018 £50,000 Myton School Refurbishment of two science laboratories
05/12/2018 £500,000 Newcastle University Lecture theatre within the National Innovation Centre for Ageing
05/12/2018 £40,000 Newport Girls' High School Refurbishment of science laboratories
05/12/2018 £200,000 Norfolk Museums Service Norwich Castle redevelopment
05/12/2018 £90,000 Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Wolfson Scholarships for Young Musicians/Instrument Fund 2019, 2020, 2021
05/12/2018 £11,703 University of Sheffield Additional maintenance allowance for student taking maternity leave (Katy Stewart, 2016/17 scholar, request no: 20449)
05/12/2018 £50,000 Hounslow Borough Council Restoration of State Drawing Room at Boston Manor House
05/12/2018 £500,000 National Portrait Gallery Refurbishment and redisplay
05/12/2018 £47,300 Parkstone Grammar School Refurbishment of chemistry laboratory
05/12/2018 £90,000 Royal College of Music Wolfson Scholarships for Young Musicians/Instrument Fund 2019, 2020, 2021
05/12/2018 £30,000 The Charter School North Dulwich Refurbishment of science laboratory
05/12/2018 £1,500,000 University of Nottingham Aerospace and Electric Flight Test Cell Propulsion Unit within the Research and Innovation Centre for Power Electronics and Machines
05/12/2018 £70,000 Citizens Theatre Rehearsal rooms in redeveloped theatre
05/12/2018 £33,000 Kennel Lane School Independent living skills room at school for pupils with learning difficulties
05/12/2018 £90,000 Leeds College of Music Wolfson Scholarships for Young Musicians/Instrument Fund 2019, 2020, 2021
05/12/2018 £90,000 Royal Northern College of Music Wolfson Scholarships for Young Musicians/Instrument Fund 2019, 2020, 2021
05/12/2018 £50,000 Silverdale School New science laboratory
05/12/2018 £50,000 The Priory School Equipment and furniture for new maths classrooms
05/12/2018 £35,000 The St Thomas the Apostle College New science laboratory
05/12/2018 £46,000 The Westgate All Through School Refurbishment of science laboratory
14/06/2018 £210,000 Ben-Gurion University Equipment for research into high intensity lasers
14/06/2018 £250,000 Black Country Living Museum, Dudley Redevelopment
14/06/2018 £200,000 Cathedral and Church Buildings Division Grants to 38 churches, awarded at the June 2018 Trustees' meeting
14/06/2018 £40,000 Demelza Hospice Care for Children Refurbishment of bereavement suite
14/06/2018 £36,000 Diverse Abilities Training kitchen and community cafe in extended centre
14/06/2018 £26,668 Landmarks IT equipment at specialist college
14/06/2018 £85,000 Marie Curie Cancer Care Refurbishment of day therapy unit in Bradford
14/06/2018 £15,000 The Papworth Trust Refurbishment of independent living flats in Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
14/06/2018 £100,000 The Salvation Army Training hub in Liverpool (at Strawberry Field)
14/06/2018 £20,000 Centre 81 Minibus
14/06/2018 £600,000 Hospice UK Wolfson bursaries for training for hospice/palliative care medical staff (over three years)
14/06/2018 £243,777 Royal College of Physicians Intercalated awards to medical students. Grant paid directly to the Royal College of Physicians
14/06/2018 £75,000 Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability Refurbishment of short stay ward
14/06/2018 £18,675 The End of Life Partnership Simulation doll, AV and IT equipment
14/06/2018 £150,000 Macmillan Cancer Support Y Bwthyn Macmillan Specialist Care Unit in Llantrisant, Wales
14/06/2018 £120,000 National Space Centre Britain's Space Race gallery
14/06/2018 £500,000 St Christopher's Hospice Learning Hub
14/06/2018 £10,000,000 The British Academy Major research funding initiative 2018
14/06/2018 £60,800 The David Parr House Gallery and visitor centre
14/06/2018 £50,000 The Treloar Trust Supported living flats
14/06/2018 £75,000 Barnsley Hospice Refurbishment of in-patient unit
14/06/2018 £250,000 Bristol Music Trust Colston Hall redevelopment
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Objectives

THE CHARITY IS ESTABLISHED FOR EXCLUSIVELY CHARITABLE PURPOSES FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT, WORLDWIDE, INCLUDING IN PARTICULAR (BUT NOT LIMITED TO): (A) THE ADVANCEMENT, PROMOTION AND SUPPORT OF SCIENCE AND MEDICINE, EDUCATION, THE ARTS AND HUMANITIES, HEALTH AND SUCH RELIGIONS AS ARE RECOGNISED AS CHARITABLE UNDER THE LAW OF ENGLAND AND WALES; PARTICULARLY BUT NOT EXCLUSIVELY BY: (I) THE PROMOTION OF EXCELLENCE IN ALL RELEVANT DISCIPLINES; (II) UNDERTAKING AND/OR FACILITATING RELEVANT RESEARCH AND DISSEMINATING THE USEFUL RESULTS OF THAT RESEARCH FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT; (III) THE PROVISION OF PHYSICAL FACILITIES FOR LEARNING, STUDY AND RESEARCH IN RELATION TO RELEVANT DISCIPLINES. (B) SUCH OTHER CHARITABLE PURPOSES FOR THE PUBLIC BENEFIT AS THE TRUSTEE DIRECTORS MAY FROM TIME TO TIME DETERMINE.