The Foundation gives grants up to £10,000 to organisations working with physically and mentally disabled people and disadvantaged people aged over 25. The scheme will open on the 1st of May and close when they receive 100 applications.
Only registered charities may apply. About 1/3 of grants are made to organisation in Yorkshire and there is some preference to charities who operate at a national level. There is a strong preference for project funding over core
Of the total grants given over 90% were made to assist special projects undertaken by the charities rather than to provide core funding.