Grants, normally for less than £10,000, are available for UK registered charities working in the UK and/or overseas for general charitable purposes, with some preference for charities working in the areas of community, heritage, culture, humanitarian aid, support for the elderly and Armed Forces veterans.
Application deadline: none – applications may be made at any time in writing.
Funder: The E and N Watson Charity (founded 2014. Charity number: 1159344. Total charitable expenditure for the year ended 28 February 2022: £109,274).
Who can apply: UK registered charities working in the UK and/or overseas.
Key Words: General Charitable Purposes, Community, Heritage, Culture, Humanitarian Aid, the Elderly, Armed Forces Veterans, Overseas, united Kingdom.
The E and N Watson Charity is a South-West grant-making charity operating out of offices in Salisbury. Wiltshire.
This is a discretionary grant-provider that has the scope to award grants to a wide range of UK registered charities providing services in the UK and/or overseas. Previously, the Charity has shown a preference for supporting charities working in the areas of:
- Armed Forces Veterans.
- Heritage /Culture, and
- Overseas /Humanitarian Aid.
The Charity has not published its accounts for the year ended 28th February 2022 with the Charity Commission. Its total charitable expenditure for the year was £109,274, suggesting that around £70,000 was allocated in grants.
In its last published accounts with the Charity Commission was for the year ended 28th February 2019. During the year, the Charity awarded 6 grants totalling £40,000 (2018: £69,000). Awards were made against the following headings:
- Community: £0 (2018: £5,000).
- Heritage/Culture: £10,000 (2018: £9,000).
- Overseas/Humanitarian: £15,000 (£40,000).
- Elderly: £0 (2018: £0).
- Veterans: £15,000 (2018: £15,000).
Applications may be made at any time in writing.
Contact details for the Charity, as provided in its Charity Commission listing, are:
The E and N Watson Charity
St. John’s Street
Tel: 01722 412412
Email: [email protected]