The Dowager Countess Eleanor Peel Trust funds:
- Medical charities - research and care specifically aimed at benefiting older people, to include Alzheimers, Macular Disease, prostate cancer, Parkinson's disease.
- Charities in connection with old people - old age, homes, carers.
- Charities for people fallen upon hard times - disabled, hospital, hospices, ex-services, natural or man-made disasters, mental health (including drug and alcohol addiction), homelessness.
The Trust like to focus on medium sized charities where they feel their grant will make a difference. They aim to support fewer charities with larger, £5,000+ grants.
You can apply via a spreadsheet available from their website, at www.peeltrust.com
Deadline: For first time applicants the deadlines are 31st May 2011, 30th September 2011 and 31st January 2012.
For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org