The Noel Buxton Trust  Grant making since 1919


Frequently Asked Questions

  • Will the Trust fund "core" costs?

  • Yes. Trustees will consider applications for "core" running costs.
  • Will the Trust consider making a series of grants for up to three years?

  • Trustees will consider making a series of annual grants for up to three years.
  • Will the Trust make grants for salaries?

  • No. The size of grant that the Trust can award precludes making any useful contribution to salaries. Appeals whose major component is salary costs will not be considered.
  • Are appeals acknowledged?

  • No. The Trustees' focus on allocating as much as possible of their limited funds for grant-making and limiting administrative expenses means that appeals are not acknowledged.
  • Can we discuss the status of an appeal with the Trust?

  • No. The Trust will not discuss applications on the telephone or correspond about rejected appeals.
  • Registered Charity No: 220881