Grant maker

Joseph Rowntree Foundation

http://www.jrf.org.uk

(Registered Charity No: 210169)
Charity Commission for England and Wales
Who they support

In the main UK charities operating in the areas of priority

Average size: £1,245,923
Average age: 13 years, Typical range: 1-25
Grant criteria

There are five areas for priority: - Peace and Security - Power and Accountability - Rights and Justice - Sustainable Future - Northern Ireland

Grant details

Generally £50-125,000

Application procedure

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Grants made
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Over the last five years they've made 188 significant donations to registered charities totalling £14,429,520

When Amount Grantee Donors To be used for
31/08/2019 £5,000 DOOR 84 4 To run a creative and social group for adults with disabilities and their carers with the primary aim of reducing social isolation in the community
31/08/2019 £4,834 QDOS CREATES LTD 1 Weekly participatory creative arts sessions for residents in the Refuge, i.e. women, and children who are not at school. This will include movement, singing, song writing, dance, visual arts and crafts
31/08/2019 £5,000 BRUNSWICK ORGANIC NURSERIES LTD 1 A Volunteer Support Project, which will involve volunteers, who may be recovering from physical or mental ill health, or retired, benefitting from a programme of structured training and support to get the most out of their work at the Nursery. The workers at the Nursery, all of whom have learning difficulties, would also benefit from this project
30/06/2019 £165,000 Inquest Charitable Trust 9 Core costs
30/06/2019 £105,000 Conflict and Environment Observatory, The 1 Core costs
30/06/2019 £150,000 Every Casualty Worldwide 1 Core costs
30/06/2019 £29,970 Oxford Research Group 1 Integrating climate security into UK national security
30/06/2019 £14,750 Saferworld/Rethinking Security 2 Rethinking Security: Brexit, security and the UK's place in the world
30/06/2019 £75,000 On Road Ltd 7 Media Movers North
30/06/2019 £150,000 Sustain 7 Farming, trading and climate resilience
30/06/2019 £30,000 N1M Trust 1 Environmental defenders and police rights violations investigation
30/06/2019 £120,000 Creggan Enterprises Limited 1 Unheard Voices: Going Beyond the Silence
30/06/2019 £70,000 Quaker Service 3 #MyStoryYourStory support costs
30/06/2019 £90,000 ShareAction 8 Core costs
30/06/2019 £150,000 Institute of Race Relations 2 Core costs
30/06/2019 £150,777 Participation and the Practice of Rights Project 2 Asylum Seekers' Bill of Rights
30/06/2019 £132,601 Trademark 1 Advanced community education
30/06/2019 £51,000 War Child 1 Children's rights in armed conflict index
30/06/2019 £120,000 Association for Citizenship Teaching 1 Core costs
30/06/2019 £120,000 Scottish Environment LINK 2 Environmental Rights Centre for Scotland
30/06/2019 £34,230 Asylum Research Centre Foundation 2 Comparative analysis of US State Department human rights reports
30/06/2019 £110,919 Doctors of the World 5 UK Universal Healthcare project
30/06/2019 £88,037 Just for Kids Law 12 Senior Policy and Public Affairs Advisor and activity costs _x000D_
30/06/2019 £120,000 RightsInfo 3 Core costs
30/06/2019 £106,000 CEMVO Scotland Ethnic Minority Environment Network
30/06/2019 £268,500 Europe and Middle East Section (EMES) 1 Integrated ministry and outreach, spiritual growth and contribution to core funding
30/06/2019 £40,006 United Nations Association Scotland 1 Secure Scotland project
30/06/2019 £87,291 Equality Trust, The 3 Equal Pay @50 Campaign
30/06/2019 £37,272 Traidcraft Exchange 4 Responsible business research and advocacy
30/06/2019 £150,000 City of Sanctuary 6 Asylum Matters - core costs_x000D_
30/06/2019 £50,000 Global Dialogue 7 Leadership development in the migration sector
30/06/2019 £140,000 Size of Wales 1 Eliminating imported deforestation from Wales' economy
30/06/2019 £120,000 Women's Support Network, The 1 Strengthen human rights and equality through rape crisis service for Northern Ireland
30/06/2019 £49,500 Rowntree Society, The 2 Core costs
30/06/2019 £50,000 Doc Society 2 Mothers of Invention podcast, season 2
30/06/2019 £5,500 THE NUCLEAR EDUCATION TRUST 1 Survey of nuclear disarmament education in schools
30/04/2019 £4,170 YORK CITY CHURCH 0 To run a pop-up pay-as-you-feel restaurant in York which is led by Syrian refugees and asylum seekers
30/04/2019 £4,000 YORK CITY FOOTBALL CLUB FOUNDATION 1 To provide holiday sports sessions for young people from disadvantaged families in Clifton, Acomb, Westfield and Tang Hall, which will include fun and informal football activities as well as healthy food and drinks
30/04/2019 £5,000 RAY (REFUGEE ACTION YORK) 4 Provision of Refugee Action York’s Information and Support service to refugees and asylum seekers
28/02/2019 £120,000 Sheila McKechnie Foundation 9 Core costs
28/02/2019 £120,000 Bail for Immigration Detainees 6 Core costs
28/02/2019 £120,000 Campaign Academy 4 Supporting BME campaigners outside London
28/02/2019 £150,000 Reprieve 2 Challenging UK abuses in counter terrorism
28/02/2019 £100,000 Saferworld 2 Charting a path for better UK and European arms transfer controls 2019-21
28/02/2019 £14,640 Equally Ours 6 Influencing EU funding after Brexit project
28/02/2019 £120,000 Public Interest Research Centre Ltd. 2 Core costs
28/02/2019 £120,000 Traveller Movement, The 5 Core costs
28/02/2019 £120,000 Soil Association, The 6 Policy and public affairs programme
28/02/2019 £200,000 Rights Watch (UK) 1 Core costs
28/02/2019 £105,000 CORE Coalition 1 Core costs
28/02/2019 £118,400 New Economics Foundation 10 Power and accountability in the digital economy - part 2
28/02/2019 £150,000 Civil Liberties Trust 5 Core costs
28/02/2019 £133,728 Inclusive Mosque Initiative 1 Inclusive outreach project
28/02/2019 £60,000 Project 17 6 Policy project
28/02/2019 £140,000 Zahid Mubarek Trust 5 Core costs
28/02/2019 £72,556 Women's Environmental Network 5 Women's Voices - linking environmental and gender justice
28/02/2019 £50,000 Scottish Refugee Council 4 Refugees ending destitution
31/01/2019 £5,799 OLDER CITIZENS ADVOCACY YORK 2 To increase capacity to deliver comprehensive advocacy support to clients accessing benefits
31/01/2019 £7,128 YORK AND DISTRICT CITIZENS ADVICE BUREAU 0 To provide an accessible advice and support service for refugees, asylum seekers and migrants in York
31/01/2019 £5,175 KYRA - WOMEN'S PROJECT 1 An outreach project to try and build upon previous outreach work and engage new members
31/01/2019 £4,200 YORK PEOPLE FIRST 2000 1 To subsidise membership of York People First’s ‘Once Seen Theatre Company’
31/01/2019 £3,557 THE HUT YORK LIMITED 1 To develop the organisation's ‘Vocational Pathways Project’ which aims to provide bespoke, participant-driven life and vocational skill development opportunities to those with mental ill health and / or learning disabilities
31/01/2019 £4,000 THE ISLAND N1 1 Following consultation with the young people who currently use the service they wish to develop two groups, a Girls Group and Boys Group, to provide additional support, both to those who have already been placed with a mentor and those on the waiting list
31/01/2019 £3,870 WELFARE BENEFITS UNIT 1 To improve access to welfare benefits training and help organisations to support their service users in terms of benefits advice
30/11/2018 £13,553 CAST 6 GrantAdvisor UK
30/11/2018 £180,000 Omega Research Foundation 2 Core costs
30/11/2018 £105,000 Pure Leapfrog 3 Leapfrog Launchpad
30/11/2018 £55,000 Two Ridings Community Foundation 1 The local fund for York
30/11/2018 £77,660 Development Education Centre South Yorkshire 1 Teacher resources and training
30/11/2018 £150,000 Involve Foundation, The 5 Core costs
30/11/2018 £120,000 Women for Refugee Women 5 Core costs
30/11/2018 £110,000 Global Action Plan 3 Consumerism and young people's wellbeing
30/11/2018 £60,000 Trust for Research and Education on the Arms Trade (TREAT) 1 European Network Against Arms Trade
30/11/2018 £90,000 End Violence Against Women Coalition 4 Media programme
30/11/2018 £20,000 Global Dialogue 7 Migration Exchange
30/11/2018 £138,000 HOPE not hate Charitable Trust Core costs
30/11/2018 £15,000 Refugee Action 9 Lift the Ban
30/11/2018 £90,000 Roma Support Group 7 Roma and Brexit campaigning and policy project
30/11/2018 £58,375 Feedback 4 Fighting the growth of 'bad energy' in the UK
30/11/2018 £70,000 British American Security Information Council (BASIC) 1 Core costs
30/11/2018 £128,200 Rainbow Project, The 3 Core costs
30/11/2018 £20,000 Sole Purpose Productions 1 Mothers Out Front Project
30/11/2018 £59,300 Ulster University 2 Gender Budgeting
30/11/2018 £152,790 Action for Community Transformation Initiative 0 Project Director costs
30/11/2018 £135,000 Committee on the Administration of Justice CAJ's human rights work
30/11/2018 £22,000 Scottish PEN Campaign Development Officer and campaign costs
30/11/2018 £71,500 Craigavon Traveller's Support Committee 0 Traveller Accommodation Policy Officer
30/06/2018 £102,372 Action on Armed Violence 1 UK airstrikes: seeking accountability from the Ministry of Defence
30/06/2018 £20,000 Barrow Cadbury Trust 8 Running costs of the Funders for Race Equality Alliance
30/06/2018 £75,000 Maternity Action 6 Policy, advocacy and campaigning project
30/06/2018 £130,000 Medical Justice 6 Core costs
30/06/2018 £110,000 Oxford Research Group 1 Core costs
30/06/2018 £105,000 Migrants' Law Project (Islington Law Centre) 8 MLP core costs
30/06/2018 £87,645 InterClimate Trust 2 Extending young climate voices for national reach
30/06/2018 £100,000 Platform 4 Core costs
30/06/2018 £130,210 Medact 3 Using health voices to make change for peace
30/06/2018 £16,400 Equality and Diversity Forum 6 Influencing funding for equality and human rights after Brexit
30/06/2018 £337,672 Woodbrooke Quaker Study Centre 1 Quaker education programme
30/06/2018 £18,368 Centre for Cross Border Studies 1 Towards a new Common Chapter - stages 4 and 5
30/06/2018 £65,000 Development Trusts NI 2 Community rights legislation
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