Major funding

We welcome approaches from local charities and community organisations about major and significant projects for which they need funds.

If you are applying for funding for a major or significant project please call us on 01635 817444 to discuss your project in person.

Here are some of the major projects that the Trust has funded.

 

The Rosemary AppealWest Berkshrie Hospital

£1m towards a new cancer and dialysis centre at West Berkshire Community Hospital

 

 

Greenham CommonGreenham Common

£770,000 towards the restoration of Greenham Common

 

 

Crookham Common Athletics TrackCrookham Common Athletics Track

£640,000 to refurbish Crookham Common Athletics Track

 

 

The Watermill TheatreThe Watermill Theatre

£570,000 to help save The Watermill Theatre, Bagnor

 

 

Pelican Cancer FoundationPelican Cancer Foundation

£550,000 towards equipment for the Pelican Cancer Foundation, North Hampshire

 

 

The Ark Cancer CentreThe Ark Cancer Centre

£500,000 towards a new cancer care centre serving North Hampshire and West Berkshire

 

 

West Berkshire HospitalWest Berkshire Hospital

£450,000 for digital X-ray equipment at West Berkshire Community Hospital

 

 

Greenham Common Control TowerGreenham Common Control Tower

£250,000 to help convert Greenham Common Control Tower into a visitor centre and cafe

 

 

Alexander Devine HospiceAlexander Devine Hospice

£230,000 towards Berkshire's first children's hospice

 

 

New Greenham ArtsNew Greenham Arts

Over £200,000 a year for New Greenham Arts

 

 

Newbury ShowgroundNewbury Showground

£187,500 for a new building on Newbury Showground

 

 

West Berkshire MuseumWest Berkshire Museum

£185,000 towards the upgrading of West Berkshire Museum

 

 

Music Bursary FundMusic Bursary Fund

£185,000 for a Music Bursary Fund for local primary school children

 

 

Adventure Dolphin, PangbourneAdventure Dolphin

£150,000 for an indoor climbing wall at Adventure Dolphin, Pangbourne

 

 

The Corn Exchange, NewburyThe Corn Exchange

£143,000 for core funding for the Corn Exchange, Newbury

 

 

Mabel Luke PlaceA facelift for Mabel Luke Place

£125,000 for affordable housing in Newbury

 

 

Victoria Park, NewburyVictoria Park

£100,000 towards improving Victoria Park

 

 

Berkshire Community FoundationBerkshire Community Foundation

£90,000 for a programme helping the disadvantaged and isolated into employment

 

 

Spectacular Outdoor Arts EventsOutdoor Arts Events

£86,000 a year for Newbury's spectacular Outdoor Arts Events

 

 

Thatcham Flood ForumFlood attenuation pond, Cold Ash Hill. Photo courtesy of Thatcham Flood Forum

£50,000 to protect homes in Thatcham from flooding