John Swire 1989 Trust

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John Swire 1989 Trust Fund is to support children and young people on the Isle of Wight from most socio-economically disadvantaged backgrounds.  This response is specially to support those affected by Covid 19.





Status:   Open
Opening Date:   1 Feb 2021
Closing Date:   26 Feb 2021
Minimum Grant:   £ 500
Maximum Grant:   £ 3000

Location: Isle of Wight
Causes: Multiple Issues & Causes

Criteria:

General Eligibility

Not for profit organisations e.g. small island based charities, groups and associations.

Projects supporting children and young people who are deprived, have suffered domestic violence, are disadvantaged, homeless, and/or suffering from mental health problems.

Isle of Wight based organisations only

 

Grants available for the following purposes:

Aiding education

Mental health projects

Those suffering abuse or domestic violence

Young person homelessness

Outreach work dealing with social isolation/befriending

Exercise

 

Target Beneficiaries

All vulnerable and disadvantaged children and young people on the Isle of Wight

 

Acceptable Project Examples

Aiding education

Mental health projects

Those suffering abuse or domestic violence

Young person homelessness

Outreach work dealing with social isolation/befriending

Exercise

 

Exclusions

Organisations NOT based and active on the Isle of Wight

Grants towards the provision of statutory services

Voluntary organisations, otherwise eligible, in support of statutory services they are carrying out under contract to a statutory body

For equipment which will actually, or in effect, become the property of a statutory body

Applications from individuals

Public bodies like local authorities or schools (except out of school activities)

Organisations that are for the sole benefit or relief of animals or plants

National charities

Any party political activity

Proselytising activities i.e. active promotion of a specific religion or belief system