Tracked Donors

Grant maker Total grants* Criteria Beneficiaries
AB Charitable Trust279£3,473,000ABCT supports charities working where human dignity is imperilled and where there are opportunities for human dignity to be affirmed. Grants are normally awarded only to charities registered and working in the UK. Individuals are not eligible for support ABCT tends to support charities with annual income between £150k and £1.5m that do not have substantial investments or surpluses. ABCT does not normally fund charities with large national or international links.Applications are particularly welcomed from charities working to support: migrants, refugees and asylum seekers criminal justice and penal reform human rights, particularly access to justice
Barrow Cadbury276£12,458,911UK only, usually national or Birmingham area, Looking for long-term solutions and structural change by addressing the root causes of inequality.There are four programmes: Criminal Justice, Migration, Economic Justice and Social Investment
BBC Children in Need133£9,732,614
Big Issue Invest30£2,750,099
City Bridge Trust675£63,962,117There are three themes: Connecting the Capital, Positive Transitions, Advice & Support supplemented by priorities to Reduce Inequalities and Enable Voice & RepresentationPeople living and/or working in London
Comic Relief776£207,524,291Priority for organisations seeking long term funding to scale up proven solutions. There are four core themes: Children Survive & Thrive, Global Mental Health Matters, Fighting for Gender Justice, A Safe Place to Be. 50% UK, 50% Africa & Asia. Predominantly UK charities with income of £250k>£10m (Or £75k in other countries). Small or start-up organisations are funded via local partners.
Community Foundation for Surrey401£1,858,113We currently have two funds that award grants to individuals. Surrey Supported Employment Fund – supporting people with disabilities or mental ill health to overcome the barriers to work. Surrey Young People’s Fund – supporting disadvantaged young people in Surrey to gain access to training and employment. We also award grants to community and voluntary groups that make a genuine difference to the lives of people in Surrey.
Community Foundation serving Tyne & Wear and Northumberland2002£11,622,461
Devon Community Foundation220£1,701,384
DfID1452£735,578,252DfID is responsible for allocating aid provided by the UK government under its pledge to allocate 0.7% of GDP
Dulverton Trust317£16,274,215Priority areas: Youth Opportunities, General Welfare, Conservation, Preservation, Africa, and Peace and Humanitarian Support. Minor grants up to $5,000 made through selected Community Foundation PartnersUK registered charities with income of £200,000-£10 million operating at a national or regional level in the UK
Environmental Finance26£12,517,000
Esmee Fairbairn1263£182,279,651They do not fund capital costs or individual salaries or research. Grants <£60k for one-off projectsUK charities and social enterprises with annual revenue >£50k in the following sectors: Arts, Children & Young People, Environment, Food, Social Change
Essex Community Foundation679£4,579,419
Garfield Weston Foundation1949£82,416,900Preference for charities in these sectors: Arts, Community, Education, Environment, Faith, Health, Museums & Heritage, Welfare, Youth. Prepared to support capital, revenue/core or project costs.Broad range of UK charities
Heart Of England Community Foundation655£2,353,253
Henry Smith Charity1112£77,039,670Priority areas: Help at a critical moment, Positive choices, Accommodation & housing support, Employment & traninig, Financial inclusion, Support networksUK organisations (incl social enterprises) with revenue £50k-£2m.
Impetus PEF22£4,853,638UK charities focusing on education and employment
Indigo Trust38£1,078,411
Joseph Rank Trust63£1,895,000
Joseph Rowntree Foundation73£5,374,781
Lankelly Chase136£13,898,558Longstanding UK charity. Preference for Birmingham area
Lloyds Bank Foundation1688£70,686,325UK Charities >1 year old, with income >£25k and <£1mPeople aged 17+
National Lottery9517£2,085,507,050Projects based in England, Scotland, Wales or northern Ireland. Our priorities are: bringing people together and building strong relationships in and across communities improving the places and spaces that matter to communities enabling more people to fulfil their potential by working to address issues at the earliest possible stage.
Nesta150£21,105,824
Oxfordshire Community Foundation390£2,147,699
Paul Hamlyn Foundation182£21,167,295
Pears Foundation350£45,527,734
Power to Change108£11,662,680
Quartet Community Foundation1281£4,616,150
Robertson Trust1273£46,832,750Scottish charities
Somerset Community Foundation298£853,673
Sussex Community Foundation267£1,430,131
The EQ Foundation38£656,350
The Key Fund10£595,527
True Colours Trust32£2,261,482
Tudor Trust972£60,318,045Umbrella and capacity building through skill sharing & mentoring.Mainly smaller community led UK charities spending less than £1m
Two Ridings Community Foundation111£530,428
Virgin Money Foundation106£5,695,088
Wiltshire Community Foundation205£1,037,834

* Over the last 5 years, excluding smaller grants by large grant makers