The Graham Kirkham Foundation

Grants for charitable work – with particular focus on social welfare, education and the arts.

The Graham Kirkham Foundation makes grants for general charitable purposes.  Each year it makes about 10 grants ranging from £1,000 to £50,000.

What can be funded?

The Foundation makes grants for activities in the following areas:

  • The promotion or development of the study of literature, art, music and science
  • Education for people of any age and physical education for young people at school or university
  • Relief of poverty
  • Relief of illness and research into the prevention of illness
  • The relief of suffering of birds and animals through the support of rescue homes, hospitals, sanctuaries and other similar organisations
  • The relief of poverty and hardship of people connected with the armed services
  • Drug misuse or dependence
  • Facilities for public recreation
  • The preservation of buildings of architectural interest or sites of historical interest or natural beauty.

When can you apply?

There are no application deadlines: apply at any time.

How to apply: 

Apply in writing to the administrator:

Andrew Varnham 
DFS, Rockingham Way
Redhouse Interchange
Adwick-Le-Street
Doncaster
DN6 7NA

Voluntary Action Westminster is a registered charity (no. 1068824) and is registered as a company in England and Wales with company number 03518124.  Copyright Voluntary Action Westminster 2009

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