The Girdlers’ Company Charitable Trust makes grants in excess of £800,000 each
year to registered and exempt charities, Charitable Incorporated Organisations
and Community and Amateur Sports Clubs. Around half of this is grants to 30 or
so charities with whom it has long term relationships; applications are not invited
for this long term funding. Details of all grants made are published annually
in its accounts, available on the Charity Commission website.
The Trust operates a small grants programme, grants in the order of £1,000, that
is open to application
. For the eligibility criteria and how to make an application please click here
Registered and exempt charities, Charitable Incorporated Organisations and Community
and Amateur Sports Clubs, whose work is the provision of sailing opportunities
irrespective of ability or age are eligible to apply for a grant regardless of
income . Please use the link above to see how to make an application.
PLEASE NOTE THE TRUST, IRRESPECTIVE OF COURSE, DOES NOT AWARD GRANTS DIRECTLY