What do we do?
We fund political campaigns in the UK to promote democratic reform, civil liberties and social justice.
We do not make grants for projects that could be funded from charitable sources.
*Online Application Process*
Please email your initial application outline to us before Noon on Thursday, 19th May, if you wish to submit an application over £7,500 for the 26th May closing date.
Note: No further EU Referendum-related applications can be considered, given the imminence of the vote.
The JRSST Charitable Trust
(Charity Registration No. 247498)
was endowed by The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust Limited and only gives charitable grants in areas closely related to the work of the main Trust. All Directors of The Joseph Rowntree Reform Trust Ltd are also trustees of The JRSST Charitable Trust. Grants made are listed on the grants awarded page. Please note that we do not accept unsolicited applications to The JRSST Charitable Trust.
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If you would like to find out more about the lifetimes and legacies of Joseph Rowntree and other members of his family, please visit the Rowntree Society website.