This trust was established in 1993 for general charitable purposes and has a prference for Merseyside based projects.
Beneficial Area Worldwide, but mostly UK, especially Merseyside
Total Annual Budget £ 68,000
Purpose Social welfare, medical, children, children with disabilities and the arts.
The policy of the trustees since the creation of the trust has been to make donations to the following classes of charitable objects:
to relieve poverty, with particular reference to housing needs and the needs of old age and people in failing health
to contribute towards medical research
to benefit children in need, with special reference to handicapped children and their education, and children in under developed countries
to support the maintenance and development of the arts, particularly music, the performing arts, museums and art galleries.
Past beneficiaries have included;
Yvonne Arnaud Theatre Management Ltd (£7,500)
Includid Charity Trust (£2,000)
Sight Saver International (£1,000)
Swan Women's Centre (£1,000)
Hike for Hope (£500).
Some causes have been supported regularly, for example, Cancer Research and the Wigmore Hall.
Who Can Apply Grants are usually made to registered charities and can be for a wide range of national and international appeals.
Exclusions No grants are given to individuals.
How To Apply In writing to the correspondent.
When to Apply The trustees meet to consider grants in November.
The Oliver Stanley Charitable Trust
Rathbone Trust Company Limited
159 New Bond Street
Tel 020 7399 0000
Fax 0207 399 0013
Source Trust Funding