Our Supporters – Past & Present

Although the Centre strives to be self-supporting in all aspects of its established programmes, it has always been necessary to seek support for the development of new initiatives and capital projects.

Early funding

During our early days grant-making trusts, both large and small, recognised and supported our work – and we are most grateful for the generosity they have shown. They have included:

  • Anglia Telethon Trust
  • The Beaverbrook Foundation
  • The Percy Bilton Charity
  • Lord Butler’s Charitable Trust
  • The Cyril Corden Trust
  • The Sidney & Elizabeth Corob Charitable Trust
  • The Grocer’s Charity
  • The Hambland Foundation
  • The Eleanor Hamilton Charitable Trust
  • The Hertfordshire Community Foundation
  • The Inman Charity
  • The Mary James Trust
  • The Anton Jurgens Charitable Trust
  • The Christopher Laing Foundation
  • The Marsden Charitable Trust
  • The Sir Maurice Laing Foundation
  • The Allen Lane Foundation
  • The Llankelly Charitable Foundation
  • The Marsden Charitable Trust
  • The MFH Charitable Trust
  • The Phoenix Trust
  • Mr & Mrs J A Pye’s Charitable Settlement
  • Smith’s Charity
  • The Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust
  • The TSB Foundation
  • The Tudor Trust

More Recent Funding We have received a number of small grants from the NHS Herts Primary Care Trust, Hertfordshire County Council, from North Hertfordshire District Council and from the Hertfordshire Community Foundation to fund specific projects.