Grant maker

Wolfson Foundation

http://www.wolfson.org.uk

(Registered Charity No: 1156077)
Charity Commission for England and Wales
Grants made

Over the last five years they've made 271 significant donations totalling £45,000,702

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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
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
14/06/2018 £50,000 British Institute at Ankara New premises in Ankara
14/06/2018 £150,000 Historic Coventry Trust Charterhouse restoration
14/06/2018 £110,000 Hull and East Yorkshire Mind Construction of residential care facility in Hull
14/06/2018 £100,000 LOROS Day therapy and outpatient centre expansion
14/06/2018 £150,000 Place2Be Refurbishment of new premises
14/06/2018 £150,000 Society of Antiquaries of London Kelmscott Manor House restoration
14/06/2018 £75,000 St Luke's Hospital Oxford Extension to care home
14/06/2018 £39,984 Age UK IT equipment for internet skills project in North West England, Herefordshire, Worcester and Gloucestershire
14/06/2018 £70,000 Foresight (North East Lincolnshire) Independent living skills training centre
14/06/2018 £35,000 Moodswings Extension to centre for people with mental health problems
14/06/2018 £100,000 Thames Hospice New hospice
14/06/2018 £35,000 WellChild Medical training suite at Derbyshire Children's Hospital
04/12/2017 £50,000 Alzheimer's Support Building refurbishment
04/12/2017 £19,000 Bradbury Fields Specialist equipment resource centre
04/12/2017 £30,000 Daventry Area Community Transport Extension to mobility shop
04/12/2017 £50,000 Douglas Macmillan Hospice Replacement of roof
04/12/2017 £40,000 Keech Hospice Care Replacement and modification of hoists
04/12/2017 £40,000 L'Arche Refurbishment of day centre at L'Arche Liverpool
04/12/2017 £20,000 North East Lincolnshire Carelink Telecare Alarms
04/12/2017 £15,000 Nottinghamshire Hospice Refurbishment of entrance and bathrooms
04/12/2017 £50,000 Octagon Theatre Trust Limited Redevelopment
04/12/2017 £50,000 Response Organisation Supported living apartments in Thatcham, Berkshire
04/12/2017 £50,000 Sage Gateshead Concert hall refurbishment
04/12/2017 £40,000 Saint Michael's Hospice Refurbishment of hospice
04/12/2017 £100,000 St Richard's Hospice Foundation Extension and reconfiguration of hospice
04/12/2017 £30,000 The Mix IT infrastructure
04/12/2017 £4,000,000 The Royal Society Royal Society Wolfson Strategic Research Appointments (formerly Merit Awards)
04/12/2017 £20,000 Wheal Martyn Trust Restoration and interpretation
04/12/2017 £60,000 Cogges Heritage Trust Restoration and interpretation of Cogges Manor Farm
04/12/2017 £150,000 Fair Havens Hospice Reconstruction of Fair Havens Hospice
04/12/2017 £40,000 Heads On Games area in medium secure hospital for mentally unwell offenders in Hellingly, East Sussex
04/12/2017 £75,000 Prior's Court Foundation Life skills centre
04/12/2017 £50,000 Radford Care Group Construction of new centre
04/12/2017 £68,000 Royal Academy of Music Recital Hall sound equipment
04/12/2017 £130,000 St Peter's Hospice Inpatient Unit
04/12/2017 £100,000 Sue Ryder Extension to neurological care home in Aberdeen
04/12/2017 £20,000 The Peace Hospice Care External painting and new door
04/12/2017 £315,000 The Theatres Trust Joint programme to fund theatre repairs for three years
04/12/2017 £300,000 The Wordsworth Trust Wordsworth Museum redevelopment
04/12/2017 £200,000 The Zoological Society of London Community and learning centre for the restored Snowdon Aviary
04/12/2017 £40,000 Claremont Project Refurbishment of day centre
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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.