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  Ann Reresby Trust
A registered charity that provides grants for the further education of girls living in a clearly defined area of High Green.
Charity No: 529353


  Arts Council England (Yorkshire)
Arts Council England funds arts activities that engage people in England, or help artists and arts organisations carry out their work. Please contact or see website for details.
Charity No: 1036733


  Arts Council England, Yorkshire
Arts Council England works to get more art to more people in more places. Develops and promotes the arts across England, acting as an independent body at arms length from the government.

Makes grants to individuals, organisations and other people who use the arts in their work.

A registered charity.

Charity No: 1036733


  Church Burgesses Educational Foundation
A registered charity which provides financial assistance for educational purposes to young people under the age of 25 in financial need in Sheffield.

Foundation meets in January, May, August and November.

Charity No: 529357


  Deakin and Withers Trust
The object of the registered charity is the relief of single women whether unmarried, divorced or widowed who are in conditions of need, hardship or distress and who are aged 40 years and over.

Beneficiaries need to be members of the Church of England or a Church having full membership of Churches Together in Britain and Ireland or any body which is formed in succession to that body.

The trustees may relieve persons by making grants of money to them; or providing or paying for goods, services or facilities for them; or by making grants of money to other persons or organisations who provide goods, services or facilities to those in need.

Distribute grants annually in December.

Charity No: 1140947


  Department of Work & Pensions - Access to Work
Access to Work is a programme, delivered by the Department for Work and Pensions, which provides practical and financial support to people with disabilities to help them with starting or keeping a job. This includes people with learning disabilities, mental health issues, physical disabilities and/or sensory impairments, long term health conditions and people on the autistic spectrum.

Access to Work can help pay for support customers may need because of their health condition or disability, for example:
special aids and equipment
adaptions to equipment
travel to and in work
communication support at interviews
a mental health support service
a wide variety of support workers

The level of grant will depend on:
whether the person is employed or self-employed
how long they have been in their job, and
the type of help required

Access to Work will consider paying grants of up to 100% for:
Self-employed people, or
people who have been working for less than six weeks when they first
apply for Access to Work

Access to Work will also consider paying up to 100% of costs for:
the Mental Health Support Service
support workers
additional travel to work and travel in work costs, or
communication support at interviews

For further information, please see the www.gov.uk/access-to-work
or contact the Access to Work Customer Service Centre by email.



  Ecclesall Bierlow Poors Land Charity
A registered charity whereby 500 pensioners who live within a defined area in the City Centre and South West of the City receive around 20 every Christmas. 500 letters are sent out around early December each year.

Distribution of the fund is held at the First Stop Reception, Town Hall, Pinstone Street, Sheffield 1.

Charity No: 231155


  Grenoside Exhibition Account Charity
A registered charity which provides small grants (usually no more than 150) to young people up to the age of 21 years residing in Grenoside to support educational activities. Also provides grants to local schools.

Grants allocated annually in May.

Charity No: 529453


  Hallam FM & Magic AM Cash for Kids
Cash for kids is a grant giving charity and supports individual children, groups and children's charities where children are sick, deprived or in need of extra support. Every penny raised stays in South Yorkshire.
Charity No: 1122062


  Hillsborough Trust Memorial Bursaries
The Hillsborough Trust Memorial bursary is designed to assist Sheffield Hallam University undergraduate students who are taking part in sport at a national level. The amount of bursary you will receive, if you are eligible, depends on the number of applicants and the amount of money accrued in interest from the Sheffield Hallam University (SHU) Hillsborough Trust Fund.


To be eligible for the Hillsborough Trust Memorial bursary you must be:
a fully enrolled UK or Home fee status student at Sheffield Hallam University
attending a full-time or part-time undergraduate course
participating in a sport at national level
living in accommodation in the county of South Yorkshire or North East Derbyshire

It also provides bursaries for unemployed part-time undergraduate students doing less than 60 credit points/50% of a full-time course in one academic year. Priority for consideration is given to single parents and disabled students.



  Hollowford Trust
A registered charity that provides small grants to young people aged 10-25 years, in or connected with the Sheffield Diocese.

Invites applications from any group or individual for trips in the UK and abroad, start-up grants and attending events, concerts etc.

The aims are to develop the physical, mental and spiritual capabilities of young people so that they may grow to full maturity as individuals and members of society so that their conditions of life may be improved.

Charity No: 523918


  Hounsfield Pensions Charity
A registered charity providing pensions to men, unmarried women or widows over the age of 50 years who are in need.

People must be able to show they are a practising member of the Church of England, for example a letter from the vicar.

Trust meets once a year in October.

Charity No: 221436


  Marriotts and Hagues Educational Foundation
A registered charity that offers financial assistance to pupils or students aged 11 years and over at secondary school, college or university, who reside in the Stannington, Dungworth or Storrs area, for travelling expenses, school uniform, books etc.

The grant amount available is very limited. Can provide home visits. Self or any referral.

Charity No: 529355


  Mary Parsons Charity
Silversmiths, who are old or unable to work any longer can apply. Funding for individuals only, not dependants or family. Application in writing. A registered charity.
Charity No: 234842


  Norton Educational Trust
Norton Educational Trust awards small grants to students in higher education. Applicants must be living in the ancient parish of Norton (including Bradway, Low Edges, Jordanthorpe, Hemsworth and Norton Lees) and must have applied for and expect to receive a maintenance grant.
Charity No: 529370


  Princes Trust
A registered charity that runs a variety of programmes for young people (aged 13-30 years) including: business start-up; development awards to assist disadvantaged young people with training, employment and educational opportunities; programme encouraging personal development through teamwork programmes; XL Network designed to help address truancy and school exclusion; and 'Get Into', an employment led programme offering young people the opportunity to develop new skills and access employment opportunities.

Usually participates in the Rotherham Show in September.

Charity No: 1079675


  Rayner-Rawlins Fund
Funding is only available for priests of the Church of England when retired. Self or any referral.
Charity No: 700786


  Royal British Legion Club (Chapeltown) Ltd
Part of the Royal British Legion, a registered charity, working for the welfare of ex-service personnel and their dependents.

Applications for assistance are dealt with on merit. Available to ex-service personnel and dependants only.

Charity No: 222288


  Severn Trent Trust Fund
A registered charity which provides assistance with bills for water and sewerage charges for people in Severn Trent Water Region. Self or any referral.
Charity No: 1108278


  Sheffield Blue Coat and Mount Pleasant Educational Foundation
A registered charity that provides financial assistance for educational purposes to young people in financial need within a 20 mile radius of Sheffield Town Hall. Upper age limit 25 years.

Holds two meetings a year in April and September.

Charity No: 529351


  Sheffield Grammar School Exhibition Foundation
A registered charity which provides financial assistance to Sheffield residents (resident at least 3 years), to meet a variety of educational needs.

Trust meets in March, June, September and December.

Charity No: 529372


  Sir Samuel Osborn Deed of Gift (Relief Fund)
A registered charity which provides grants up to 1000 for costs associated with undertaking any training or education.

Discretionary grants are available to those demonstrating need for convalescent or recuperative holidays or care, medical comforts or equipment not available through the NHS.

Applicants must provide written evidence of their connection to the Osborn group of companies. The object of the charity is the relief of persons resident in the city of Sheffield who are in need, hardship or distress.

This fund is primarily for relatives of people who have worked for the Osborn group of companies and secondarily for people who reside in Sheffield. There is no age limit. Self or any referral.

Charity No: 1140947


  St Lawrence Church - Charity of Maria Overend for The Poor
Disbursements are made to persons in need who must be resident in the Parish of Tinsley. In practice disbursements are normally made in person by the vicar, who agrees the action required with the 2 elected church wardens and the Treasurer.

A registered charity.

Charity No: 243752


  St Marys Lane Trust
A registered charity which administers a trust fund "for such public, charitable or educational purposes for the benefit of the parishioners of Ecclesfield". Must live within Ecclesfield Parish boundary to qualify. Self or any referral.
Charity No: 246019


  Tobacco Pipe Makers and Tobacco Trade Benevolent Fund
A registered charity that can offer allowances to supplement state benefits, grants to help with holidays or unexpected expenses, and loans for house repairs or maintenance, to former employees of the tobacco industry and their dependants.

Home visits may be available by arrangement. Also offers advice on benefits. Self or any referral.

Charity No: 1100546


  Wilkinson Institution, The
A registered charity that grants annuities to widows and single women aged 55 years and over in the Sheffield area. Funds are very limited. Panel meets in November. Part of the 'Small Grants Fund' arm of the South Yorkshire Community Foundation (see separate entry)
Charity No: 1140947


  Yorkshire Water Community Trust
The Yorkshire Water Community Trust was set up primarily to help those individuals and families in real need, and who are unable to pay their water charges to Yorkshire Water.

The principal aims of the trust are:
To enable applicants to break the circle of debt and to resolve their debt problems in the long term
To help Yorkshire Water customers who are in conditions of need and are unable to meet or pay charges for the supply of water and sewerage removal
To make donations to charitable or other institutions as the Trustees in their absolute discretion think fit

The Trust provides monetary assistance to those customers in genuine need, and is governed by a board of Trustees consisting of senior business people and heads of community groups, such as advice agencies, councils and charities.

A registered charity. Self or any referral.

Charity No: 1047923


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