Percy Bilton Charity

Grants available for: disadvantaged young people under 25; people with disabilities; older people aged over 60
Size of grants given: small grants: up to £500; large grants £2,000 to £5,000
No deadlines

Who can apply

Only registered charities in the UK, whose main aim is to assist one or more of the following groups:

  1. Disadvantaged/underprivileged young people (persons under 25)
    Supported housing schemes and educational and training projects to encourage disadvantaged young people who may be homeless and/or unemployed away from crime, substance/alcohol misuse and homelessness.
    Facilities for recreational activities and outdoor pursuits specifically for young people who are educationally or socially underprivileged or disadvantaged
  2. People with disabilities (physical or learning disabilities or mental health problems)
    Residential, respite care, occupational and recreational establishments for children, young people and adults with physical or learning disabilities or enduring mental health problems
  3. Older people (aged over 60)
    Day centres, nursing and residential homes, sheltered accommodation and respite care for the frail or sufferers from dementia or age related disorders.
    Projects to encourage older people to maintain their independence.

How much and what can you apply for

The Charity will consider capital funding for the following projects and schemes:

Large grants:

One off payments for capital expenditure of approximately £2,000 and over (the majority of grants fall within the range of £2,000 to £5,000).
Preference is given to specific items of furniture and equipment (excluding office items) which the Charity can fund in their entirety.

Small grants:

One off payments for capital expenditure of up to £500.

How to apply

Send a letter with details of your group on headed paper to the address below. Further details about what to include in the letter is listed on their website.

Deadlines for application

Large grants: Applications may be submitted at any time and will be considered at the next appropriate Board meeting.

Small grants: Applications are considered monthly.

Contact details
Tara Smith, Administrator
The Percy Bilton Charity
Bilton House, 7 Culmington Road
Ealing, London, W13 9NB
Tel: 020 8579 2829

Date & initials

MS 12/04/17

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