The Marr Manning Trust

Type of project:  The Trust currently funds projects that tackle poverty through Education (Early Childhood Care & Education; Access to education; Quality of teaching and Equality of female and disabled students) and Livelihoods programmes (securing employment; Ensuring school leavers are well equipped to join the workforce or supported to start their own enterprises; Jobs and opportunities for those with reduced access; Access to finance, support to entrepreneurs and making supply chains accessible; Improving market conditions and reducing inequality).

Location: Sub-Saharan Africa, Indian Subcontinent, Southeast Asia

Eligibility: Registered charities or not for profit entities with income between £25,000 and £1,000,000 per year may apply. Whilst the Trust does not accept unsolicited applications for funding, organisation may submit profile submissions annually which then may lead to being invited to submit a proposal.

Grant size: Grants between £1,000 – £55,000 were made in 2019.

Closing date:  30 June