What purposes are grants given for?
- Each year Trustees give a small number of grants to organisations who have innovative ideas to bring about a more peaceful and sustainable world
What do we give?
- Seed grants of between £2,000 and £10,000
Who are grants given to?
- UK registered charities, NGOs, public bodies and social enterprises, in normal circumstances limited to those with an annual turnover of less than approximately £350,000
- The Trustees favour those applicants not normally able to attract other funding.
Categories for Grant Giving
- Quaker work and witness
- Peace-building and conflict resolution
- Interfaith and ecumenical understanding
- Climate change mitigation
- Work with forced migrants, including internally displaced people
- Sustainable development
Preference will be given to applications which fulfil more than one of our criteria.
Successful applicants must demonstrate the following:
- Their ideas for bringing about change
- Who will benefit and how
- The expected outcomes of their ideas
We do not support:
- Core funding for organisations
- Infrastructure organisations
- General appeals
- Educational bursaries
- Humanitarian relief appeals
- Medical research
- Healthcare, disability and medical support services