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Other Bristol Grant Programmes & Funders

Henry Smith Grants

The Henry Smith Charity makes grants for work throughout the UK, the Isle of Man and the Channel Islands. Priority is given to work with groups experiencing social and/or economic disadvantage (people with disabilities, for example) and to work that tackles problems in areas of high deprivation. Applications must be made directly to the Henry Smith Charity.  Please see the Henry Smith Charity website for details.

020 7264 4970

Society of Merchant Venturers Grants

The Society of Merchant Venturers awards grants for work based in the Bristol area. The Committee will consider applications from organisations addressing social needs, youth, education, social enterprise, health care, culture and the arts. Applications must be made directly to the Society of Merchant Venturers. Please see the Society of Merchant Venturers website for details.

0117 973 8058

Gannett Foundation Grants

The Gannett Foundation awards grants for work throughout the UK. Priority is given to work addressing education and neighbourhood improvement, economic development, youth development, community problem-solving, assistance to disadvantaged people, environmental conservation and cultural enrichment. Grants applications are made to local newspapers owned by Newsquest UK. Please see the Gannett Foundation website for details.

St Monica Trust Community Fund

The Trust’s Community Fund helps tackle issues that affect the lives of older people in Bristol and the surrounding area. The Community Fund currently distributes more than £500,000 each year to individuals, families and organisations across the region. We provide gifts and grants that go directly to those who will benefit the most and we are committed to helping more people by increasing our giving over the next few years.

Please see the St Monica Trust website for more details