Type of project: Trusthouse is an independent grant making foundation which makes approximately 150-200 grants totalling around £2.5 million a year to a variety of charitable organisations based in areas of extreme deprivation focusing on the following thematic areas: 1) Rural issues – for example, projects providing transport for the elderly, disabled or disadvantaged; contact networks for the young disabled; community centres and village halls; employment training schemes especially those promoting local, traditional crafts; projects addressing issues such as drug/alcohol misuse or homelessness. 2) Urban Deprivation – youth clubs; training schemes to help people out of unemployment; drop in centres for the homeless. National charities might be eligible if working in a specific area which is within the deprivation ranks described above.
Eligibility: General costs including core costs, salaries, projects costs; capital expenditure on buildings or essential equipment
Grant size: not stated