Grant maker

Samworth Foundation

(Registered Charity No: 265647)
Charity Commission for England and Wales
Grants made

Over the last five years they've made 53 significant donations totalling £4,734,732

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When Amount Grantee To be used for
31/05/2018 £153,071 WELL GROUNDED LIMITED Pilot a 3 year accountability programme to support 3 Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to enable them to ensure that the forest living communities they support are more active participants in their own development.
30/11/2017 £25,000 MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES (UK) Annual grant to Unrestricted Fund for Emergency Work Internationally
30/11/2017 £73,076 TEARFUND Challenging Patriarchy: Raising awareness of Women's and Girl's rights in Manicaland, Zimbabwe
31/10/2017 £105,000 THE RAINFOREST FOUNDATION (UK) Ensuring that climate change policies respect people and forests: Campaigner position at the Rainforest Foundation UK (RFUK)
31/10/2017 £104,763 WOMEN'S AID LEICESTERSHIRE LIMITED JADA+ Project providing 1:1 support to children and young people and their non-abusing parent
30/09/2017 £180,000 SYNCHRONICITY EARTH To make a significant contribution to the Congo Basin Funding Programme. This is a Devolved Grant made as part of a pool of funders supporting this programme which will be managed by Synchronicity Earth
30/09/2017 £100,000 CLIENTEARTH Using the law to empower the environmental sector: programme funding pot.
30/06/2017 £80,450 TEARFUND Continuation grant of capacity building for local NGO's in Zimbabwe
31/05/2017 £240,000 ANTI-SLAVERY INTERNATIONAL Core costs: part funding the salary for Head of Programmes and the Advocacy, Learning and Accountability Programme Coordinator, a Grant Management Officer and a Europe Programme Assistant
31/05/2017 £120,000 END VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN COALITION To make a significant contribution to the costs of the public affairs function and regional and national work that it generates.
31/05/2017 £105,000 PRISONERS EDUCATION TRUST Provision of educational grants and art materials with a focus of Leicestershire and surrounding counties
28/02/2017 £50,396 CHILDREN ON THE EDGE To provide ongoing support to community based child protection work in slums, Uganda AND support COTE UK and COTE Africa to develop monitoring and evaluation systems.
31/01/2017 £136,453 NEW FUTURES PROJECT Salary & on costs for a Volunteer coordinator post. Enabling the provision of more intensive services to a larger client group and also provide vital work experience for women exiting prostitution
31/01/2017 £144,968 PARENTS AGAINST CHILD SEXUAL EXPLOITATION To employ a Head of Communications, Research and Policy. Longterm aim of the work is to influence current social work & police practice & better support families in protection/prevention of external abuse of children
31/01/2017 £150,000 THE NIA PROJECT To make a significant contribution to the core costs of the Chief Exec, enabling a new 5 yr strategy, business plan and renewed development of focus
31/12/2016 £50,000 AFRICA EDUCATIONAL TRUST To continue support to the Unrestricted Fundraising post. A continuation of previous 2 year funding from Samworth Foundation
31/10/2016 £90,105 BAOBAB CENTRE FOR YOUNG SURVIVORS IN EXILE To cover a consultant fundraiser's costs for 3 years, including all additional costs for the development and implementation of a major donor fundraising programme for the organisation.
31/08/2016 £73,800 CALDECOTT FOUNDATION LIMITED Salary costs for a therapeutic, senior mental health nurse, to support residents in a small specialised residential home for vulnerable & abused young people
31/08/2016 £150,000 ECPAT UK Contribution to core costs - Partnership Funding.
31/08/2016 £133,907 CHARNWOOD 20:20 Final piece of investment needed to bring the Jobs to Work (J2W) model to life based on evaluation
31/05/2016 £105,000 THE BACA CHARITY Grant for the development of their fundraising skills and capacity, to include salary payments over the three year period.
31/05/2016 £105,000 HELEN BAMBER FOUNDATION To fund the core costs of the counter trafficking project.
31/05/2016 £96,750 LEICESTERSHIRE AND RUTLAND WILDLIFE TRUST LIMITED Encouraging wildlife champions and Natural Leaders - funding a programme to encourage volunteering from the young and amongst more experienced natural scientists to advance LRWT work.
31/05/2016 £50,000 SUSTAINABLE LAND TRUST develop an environmental and land based skills centre for Melton Mowbray based young vulnerable people
31/05/2016 £34,356 TEARFUND To fund Tearfund to work with some of their partners to strengthen and build their capacity.
31/05/2016 £105,000 ENVIRONMENTAL JUSTICE FOUNDATION CHARITABLE TRUST Support towards the salary of a Digital Campaigner and the development of a new website
31/05/2016 £180,000 CHURCH OF ENGLAND CHILDREN'S SOCIETY To develop a pilot bespoke service of 1:1 youth work for people of Nottingham
31/01/2016 £56,151 LEICESTERSHIRE, LEICESTER AND RUTLAND COMMUNITY FOUNDATION To support the development of monitoring and evaluation of impact of local giving to local causes and community based work.
31/08/2015 £90,000 FOREST PEOPLES PROGRAMME To provide a flexibility in how and where FPP can respond to emerging crises and calls for support from local indigenous groups.
31/08/2015 £90,000 RESTLESS DEVELOPMENT To provide greater support to women and girls who are abused and/or living with HIV/AIDS.
31/08/2015 £80,000 ANTI-TRAFFICKING AND LABOUR EXPLOITATION UNIT (ATLEU) LIMITED Funding for a salary (for housing work) to help generate income to build a sustainable future for their work
30/06/2015 £105,000 KALAYAAN Unrestricted funds for work with exploited migrant domestic workers
30/06/2015 £60,000 BEYOND THE STREETS To support Core costs working to end sexual exploitation
31/05/2015 £90,000 THE GREEN ALLIANCE TRUST To extend the capacity of developing a Parliamentary Programme - engaging MPs, forming networks and informing the parliamentary system about environmental issues linked to policy.
31/01/2015 £40,000 CLIENTEARTH Contribution towards core costs
31/01/2015 £90,000 WELL GROUNDED LIMITED Support towards the organisational capacity development of 5 Civil Society Organisations in Cameroon, all of whom are concerned with social and environmental justice.
31/12/2014 £25,000 MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES (UK) Annual grant to Unrestricted Fund for Emergency Work Internationally
31/12/2014 £30,000 THE MANGO TREE ORPHAN SUPPORT PROGRAMME Ongoing Funding
30/09/2014 £90,000 UGANDA CONSERVATION FOUNDATION Contribution to core costs of Uganda office
31/08/2014 £50,000 AFRICA EDUCATIONAL TRUST Support to unrestricted Fundraiser's salary
31/08/2014 £80,000 THE MANGO TREE ORPHAN SUPPORT PROGRAMME Provide core costs for the KPC
31/08/2014 £35,436 CHARNWOOD 20:20 To fund an independent evaluation.
31/08/2014 £51,086 CHILDREN ON THE EDGE Protection of vulnerable children from abuse and exploitation in the slums of Jinja, Uganda.
31/08/2014 £79,582 EAVES HOUSING FOR WOMEN LIMITED Emergency refuge accommodation and employing a resettlement worker.
31/05/2014 £120,000 ANTI-SLAVERY INTERNATIONAL Towards the salaries of the Programmes and Advocacy Manager and Learning and Accountability Coordinator
31/05/2014 £90,000 GLOBAL WITNESS TRUST Unrestricted grant allocated to campaigning and conservation work specifically focused on land and forests.
31/05/2014 £90,000 THE RAINFOREST FOUNDATION (UK) Contribution to core funding to support the strategic development of the organisation and allow staff to diversify current funding base.
31/05/2014 £62,752 JOHNNIE JOHNSON TRUST Funding towards the accommodation and living costs of the women they support through the Re-Place project; women who have been trafficked into the UK.
31/01/2014 £105,000 BARNARDO'S Strategic support - part funding the Lead on CSE for Barnardos.
31/01/2014 £25,000 MEDECINS SANS FRONTIERES (UK) Annual grant to Unrestricted Fund for Emergency Work Internationally
31/01/2014 £67,630 TEARFUND Capacity building Zimbabwean civil society.
31/01/2014 £60,000 CAMPAIGN TO PROTECT RURAL ENGLAND To fund a Campaigner Post
31/01/2014 £30,000 THE MANGO TREE ORPHAN SUPPORT PROGRAMME Unrestricted Education and training of HIV/AIDS orphans and vulnerable children
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