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THE BALSDON TRUST

A small grants provider based in Holsworthy, Devon, that awards grants to a wide range of local charitable causes within 10 miles of the parish churches of Holsworthy, Halwill and Langtree. If you’re a community organisation or individual within ten miles of the parish churches of Holsworthy, Halwill or Langtree in Devon you may be able to apply to the Balsdon Trust for a small grant.

The Trust makes awards under the headings of:

  • Community facilities
  • Places of Worship
  • Voluntary services
  • Sport and culture
  • Individuals.

The next deadline for applications is Wednesday 20th May 2020 for consideration at the Trust’s 3 June meeting.


Frognal trust is a South West based established grant-maker, having distributed grants to UK registered charities for much of the last 55 years. The Trust had a break from awarding grants during the year ending 5 April 2018, but is actively allocating grants again now. Its main areas of interest are:

  • The elderly
  • Children
  • People who are blind or otherwise handicapped
  • Environment heritage
  • Medical research

Applications, which can be made at any time, should be in writing, addressed to:
Joyce Salkeld, The Frognal Trust
Wilsons Solicitors LLP
Alexandra House
St John’s Street
Salisbury
Wiltshire
SP1 2SB

Tel: 01722 412412
Email: joyce.salkeld@wilsonsllp.com


THE HENDY FOUNDATION

Grants up to £5,000 for charitable organisations and projects in Devon, Dorset, Wiltshire, Hampshire, East Sussex, West Sussex, Surrey and Kent.

Established in 2018, the Hendy Foundation provides grants of between £500 and £5,000 to local projects, people, events and charitable organisations in the areas in which the Hendy Group Car Dealership operates, namely Devon, Dorset, Wiltshire, Hampshire, East Sussex, West Sussex, Surrey and Kent. The Hendy Group donates £2 to the Foundation for every car it sells. The Foundation has stated that it wishes to support a wide variety of charitable projects in the geographic areas referred to above.

Map showing the location of Hendy dealerships

Further details and an application form