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Funding: The Woodward Charitable Trust


The Woodward Charitable Trust is offering grants of between £500 and £1000 to summer playschemes for children aged 5 to 16 in the UK. The playschemes must run for a minimum of two weeks or 10 days during the summer holidays.

Preference is given to:

  • Small local playschemes that provide a wide-ranging programme of activities
  • Schemes that involve a large number of children
  • Schemes for children from disadvantaged backgrounds or disabled children
  • Schemes where past users are encouraged to come back and help as volunteers.

The Trust will not fund:

  • Trips that are only social, such as to a theme park or cinema
  • Charities with an annual turnover more than £100,000
  • Overseas projects
  • Playgroups
  • Individuals
  • Educational fees.

Deadline for submitting applications: 8 April 2021 (12:00pm)

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