Bruce Wake Charitable Trust grants

28th November 2019

The Bruce Wake Charitable Trust offers grants to fund leisure activities for disabled people, in particular physically disabled wheelchair users.

“The Trustees will consider grant applications related to the provision of leisure activities for the disabled but favour particularly applications whereby the potential beneficiaries meet one or all of the following criteria:

  • The potential beneficiaries are physically disabled wheelchair users
  • Improved access for wheelchair users is proposed
  • A sporting or leisure activity involving disabled wheelchair users is proposed

Our grant giving policy is to make no more than one donation in any 12 month period to an organisation and in any three year period to individuals. ‘For profit’ registered companies will not be considered. Applications meeting the above criteria will be considered from charitable organisations.

All applications should be submitted together with appropriate financial information. Charitable organisations should include a copy of their latest financial statements. Trustees meet quarterly to consider grant applications.”

A list of previous grants awarded is included in the annual accounts.

In financial year 2017-18, the trust awarded a total of £608,054 in grants to organisations in the UK. Most grants were for £5,000 and under, however some larger grants were made.

Interested?

Complete the preliminary application form.

Questions?

Contact the funder.