Donor Grant Tracking

On this page we analyse the grants made by UK grant-makers who have donated more than £1,000,000 over the last five years. When those grants are made to registered charities we can dig deeper into the data to see the type of organisations that they favour.

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Grant maker Total grants* Criteria &
Beneficiaries
Accepting
Applications
Size of Charity Supported ?
<£100k £100-
500k
£500k-
1m
£1-3m £3m-10m £10m-25m >£25m
AB CHARITABLE TRUST
522 £10,075,725?
ACCESS TO JUSTICE FOUNDATION
169 £7,847,468
ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER FOUNDATION
222 £7,052,962?X
ARCADIA
127 £331,071,796?
ARMED FORCES COVENANT FUND TRUST
101 £5,946,923?
ARTS COUNCIL ENGLAND
135 £54,453,507?
BARROW CADBURY TRUST
284 £11,881,231?
BBC CHILDREN IN NEED
4890 £232,596,413?
BEDFORDSHIRE AND LUTON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
490 £3,920,470
BIG ISSUE INVEST
20 £2,075,099?
BIRMINGHAM CITY COUNCIL
68 £1,897,009
BòRD NA GàIDHLIG
259 £6,664,676?
CAF
1257 £6,494,387
CALOUSTE GULBENKIAN FOUNDATION, UK BRANCH
126 £5,627,792?
CAMDEN GIVING
230 £5,354,293?
CHARITY BOND SUPPORT FUND
3 £63,000,000
CHESHIRE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
651 £5,758,150?
CHK FOUNDATION
122 £3,414,159?
CITY BRIDGE TRUST
2601 £118,369,289?
CLOTHWORKERS FOUNDATION
1504 £29,585,954?
CLOUDESLEY
172 £2,557,605?
CO-OP FOUNDATION
512 £11,915,609
CO-OPERATIVE GROUP
9415 £44,503,914
COMIC RELIEF
1256 £295,339,203?
COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR NTHN IRELAND
376 £1,990,033
COMMUNITY FOUNDATION FOR SURREY
1175 £9,142,831?
COMMUNITY FOUNDATION IN WALES
161 £3,414,398
COMMUNITY FOUNDATION TYNE & WEAR & NTHMBRLND
1267 £12,390,389?
CORRA FOUNDATION
870 £9,759,021
COUNTY DURHAM COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
1427 £9,672,344
CRIPPLEGATE FOUNDATION
405 £6,642,006?
CUMBRIA COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
146 £1,163,424
DAVID & ELAINE POTTER FOUNDATION
107 £4,083,096?
DEPARTMENT FOR BUSINESS, ENERGY AND INDUSTRIAL STRATEGY
332 £420,617,999
DEPARTMENT FOR CULTURE, MEDIA AND SPORT
16223 £608,812,445
DEPARTMENT FOR EDUCATION
33 £21,310,018
DEPARTMENT FOR ENVIRONMENT, FOOD AND RURAL AFFAIRS
931 £42,296,079
DEPARTMENT FOR INTERNATIONAL DEVELOPMENT
26 £16,151,115
DEPARTMENT FOR TRANSPORT
117 £13,436,461
DEPARTMENT FOR WORK AND PENSIONS
153 £58,935,479
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
248 £179,256,521
DEVON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
539 £4,022,793?X
DFID
121 £80,219,021?
DULVERTON TRUST
306 £15,227,205?
DUNHILL MEDICAL TRUST
88 £4,904,274
ENVIRONMENTAL FINANCE
11 £3,997,000?
ESMEE FAIRBAIRN
1879 £219,423,756?X
ESSEX COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
1629 £16,795,249
FRIENDS PROVIDENT FOUNDATION
98 £10,073,550?
GARFIELD WESTON FOUNDATION
7226 £278,978,813?
GATSBY CHARITABLE TRUST
44 £66,514,257?
GLASGOW CITY COUNCIL
904 £46,186,701
GREATER LONDON AUTHORITY
1961 £506,305,580?
GUY'S AND ST THOMAS' CHARITY
534 £69,948,921
HALIFAX FOUNDATION FOR NORTHERN IRELAND
550 £3,225,550
HARPUR TRUST
53 £1,249,293
HEART OF ENGLAND COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
708 £9,383,795?
HENRY SMITH CHARITY
2337 £145,850,937?
HM REVENUE & CUSTOMS
26 £4,529,759
HOME OFFICE
274 £86,316,045
HOME OFFICE
1 £3,636,000
IMPETUS PEF
50 £10,642,311?
INDIGO TRUST
187 £8,699,217?X
JOHN ELLERMAN FOUNDATION
309 £26,678,438
JOHN LYON'S CHARITY
360 £14,411,081?
JOHN MOORES FOUNDATION
411 £3,116,307?
JOSEPH LEVY FOUNDATION
83 £1,781,937?X
JOSEPH RANK TRUST
342 £10,146,500
JOSEPH ROWNTREE FOUNDATION
396 £33,117,937?
JOSEPH ROWNTREE REFORM TRUST
211 £6,528,758?
KEY FUND
19 £1,250,710?
LANDAID CHARITABLE TRUST
66 £3,471,185X
LANKELLY CHASE FOUNDATION
101 £10,175,895?X
LEEDS COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
1137 £10,512,697
LLOYD'S REGISTER FOUNDATION
130 £66,354,184
LLOYDS BANK FOUNDATION
1231 £63,535,180?
LONDON BOROUGH OF HOUNSLOW
429 £2,493,885
LONDON BOROUGH OF SOUTHWARK
693 £12,385,196
LONDON COUNCILS
13 £24,692,528
LONDON MARATHON CHARITABLE TRUST
359 £32,808,352
MANCHESTER CITY COUNCIL
455 £8,186,501
MASONIC TRUST
516 £8,746,298
MAUDSLEY CHARITY
92 £7,622,742
MERCER'S CHARITABLE FOUNDATION
248 £15,402,194
MINISTRY FOR HOUSING, COMMUNITIES AND LOCAL GOVERNMENT
281 £17,661,537
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
359 £99,492,143
MINISTRY OF JUSTICE
863 £110,016,534
NATIONAL CHURCHES TRUST
559 £4,652,461
NATIONAL EMERGENCIES TRUST
61 £86,272,602
NATIONAL LOTTERY COMMUNITY FUND
41111 £2,150,144,513
NATIONAL LOTTERY HERITAGE FUND
3165 £796,920,870?
NESTA
662 £47,174,963?
NORTH EAST SOCIAL INVESTMENT FUND (NESIF)
5 £1,970,000?
NUFFIELD FOUNDATION
211 £37,250,344
OVO FOUNDATION
78 £8,318,851?X
OXFORD CITY COUNCIL
139 £2,820,181
OXFORDSHIRE COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
462 £4,663,793?
PAUL HAMLYN FOUNDATION
1573 £140,915,827?X
PEARS FOUNDATION
571 £97,741,586?X
POWER TO CHANGE
660 £41,412,130?X
QUARTET COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
1330 £10,924,570?
QUIXOTE FOUNDATION
44 £2,799,400
ROAD SAFETY TRUST
51 £3,429,266X
ROBERTSON TRUST
1575 £50,591,000X
RS MACDONALD CHARITABLE TRUST
326 £9,421,531
SAMWORTH FOUNDATION
103 £11,214,916?X
SCOTTISH COUNCIL FOR VOLUNTARY ORGANISATIONS
355 £2,787,607
SCOTTISH GOVERNMENT
3795 £91,089,162
SEAFARERS UK
339 £15,211,800
SOMERSET COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
567 £4,557,760?
SPIRIT OF 2012
91 £19,689,137?X
SPORT ENGLAND
11879 £1,142,195,767X
ST PAUL'S SCHOOLS FOUNDATION
19 £1,339,275
STAPLES TRUST
68 £1,058,755?X
SUFFOLK COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
830 £8,131,164
SUSSEX COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
1486 £8,658,171?
TEDWORTH CHARITABLE TRUST
99 £2,539,033?
THE AIM FOUNDATION
45 £2,122,662?X
THE BALLINGER CHARITABLE TRUST
202 £5,650,392?
THE BARING FOUNDATION
294 £11,861,150
THE BERKELEY FOUNDATION
58 £3,924,980
THE BLAGRAVE TRUST
98 £5,181,127
THE BROMLEY TRUST
158 £3,391,000
THE CHARITY OF SIR RICHARD WHITTINGTON
187 £11,694,386
THE CHILDHOOD TRUST
419 £3,687,114?
THE EARL OF NORTHAMPTON'S CHARITY
38 £1,765,572
THE EQ FOUNDATION
126 £1,507,725?X
THE FORE
454 £7,023,568?
THE FUNDING NETWORK
167 £1,391,503?
THE JOFFE TRUST
80 £2,900,610?
THE LONDON COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
684 £9,259,769?
THE MICHAEL AND BETTY LITTLE TRUST
78 £3,117,652
THE OCTOBER CLUB
5 £3,402,000?
THE PILGRIM TRUST
366 £10,518,507
THE RAYNE FOUNDATION
228 £12,482,459
THE SEGELMAN TRUST
56 £4,182,483
THE TRUSSELL TRUST
355 £5,368,071
THE WELLCOME TRUST
3561 £2,924,441,267
THIRD SECTOR INVESTMENT FUND
1 £2,550,000
THIRTY PERCY FOUNDATION
62 £11,654,113
THREE GUINEAS TRUST
161 £10,173,338?
TRAFFORD HOUSING TRUST SOCIAL INVESTMENT
249 £5,089,176
TRIANGLE TRUST 1949 FUND
73 £2,718,227
TRUE COLOURS TRUST
368 £10,257,990?
TRUST FOR LONDON
667 £45,281,453?
TUDOR TRUST
1574 £89,976,970?
TUIXEN FOUNDATION
149 £3,930,029?
TWO RIDINGS COMMUNITY FOUNDATION
454 £2,947,044?
UNBOUND PHILANTHROPY
338 £39,797,372?
UNITED SAVIOURS CHARITY
157 £3,382,991
VIRGIN MONEY FOUNDATION
378 £8,253,096?
VISION FOUNDATION
40 £1,512,271
WALCOT FOUNDATION
366 £10,353,432
WALES COUNCIL FOR VOLUNTARY ACTION
1244 £68,931,047
WATES FAMILY ENTERPRISE TRUST
110 £1,726,261X
WATES FOUNDATION
105 £1,192,604X
WESTMINSTER FOUNDATION
96 £8,738,067
WILLIAM GRANT FOUNDATION
225 £9,071,495
WOLFSON FOUNDATION
870 £166,298,349
WOMEN'S FUND FOR SCOTLAND
147 £1,151,856
YOUTH MUSIC
728 £33,610,580?
ZING
41 £1,552,014?

* Over the last 5 years, excluding smaller grants by large grant makers.Data sourced from Donors via 360 Giving