Capital Funding Update

Due to unprecedented demand for support the trustees have reluctantly and with immediate effect suspended capital funding for the time being. Please refer to our website periodically for updates. (This does not affect projects that have an expression of interest to support already in place.)

Support for Hospices and Homelessness Charities

Since reopening to capital funding applications after a pause whilst focusing on core funding during the pandemic, The Albert Hunt Trust has seen confidence grow, with organisations forging ahead with often long planned capital projects. If you are a hospice or homelessness charity considering a major project please check out the charity CRASH. CRASH helps…

Marie Curie – Nobody Should Die in Poverty

Marie Curie has published a new report exploring poverty at end of life in the UK and has launched a campaign calling for increased government support to: Give all dying people their State Pension, no matter their age Protect dying people from soaring energy bills Support dying parents with childcare costs To find out more…

Unrestricted core funding for hospices continues

As the effects of Covid-19 continue to impact fundraising opportunities for charities, The Albert Hunt Trust is committed to providing regular unrestricted core funding to the hospice sector. This has been a long term grant making priority and numerous hospices have received significant awards over many years. A recent donation to St Peter and St…

Shelter launches Fight for Home campaign

The Albert Hunt Trust has supported Shelter for a number of years, most recently with donations to Shelter’s Hardship Fund. This Fund assists with grants for emergency accommodation, food, toiletries and household items. Shelter has launched a bold new campaign ‘Fight for Home’. The campaign shines a light on this emergency and provides a rallying…

Funder Commitment on Climate Change

The Albert Hunt Trust has added its name to a public commitment to play a part in tackling climate change. UK charitable foundations provide more than £4bn of funding every year to a wide range of good causes. The Albert Hunt Trust recognises that the growing climate emergency is a serious risk to the pursuit…

Coronavirus COVID-19 Update

Coronavirus Update

The Trustees of The Albert Hunt Trust are very aware of the continued severe impact COVID-19 is having on the charity sector. During this unprecedented crisis we will continue to support charities and have no plans to scale back the overall level of our grant making. However, we wish to ensure that funding provided by…

LandAid Support

  Do you need help managing and maintaining your buildings? LandAid, the property industry charity has launched a programme to assist with this. If you are a not-for profit organisation lacking the time, expertise and experience needed to manage, maintain and improve your buildings, LandAid’s Free Property Advice programme is here to help. LandAid, the…