The A B Charitable Trust (ABCT) has announced that the next deadline for applications in the 1st December 2017.
ABCT awards grants to UK-registered charities that seek to promote and defend human dignity and human rights. The Trust is particularly focussed on charities supporting unpopular causes reaching the most vulnerable and marginalised in society, for example:
- Prisoners and penal reform
- Migrants, refugees and asylum seekers
- Human rights, particularly access to justice.
The Trust generally makes one-off grants to charities registered and working in the UK with annual incomes of between £150,000 and £1.5m that do not have substantial investments or surpluses. Grants range in size, with most grants awarded being in the range £10,000 to £20,000. ABCT does not normally fund charities with large national or international links.
Apply online following the guidelines supplied on the website.