Melton Borough Council

Community Grants - Rix-Thompson-Rothenberg Foundation

Name of Grant Rix-Thompson-Rothenberg Foundation
Funding Amount Discretionary - previous grants have been for between £2,000 and £6,500.
Who/what is eligible for funding? The Rix-Thompson-Rothenberg Foundation is dedicated to supporting projects connected with the care, education, training, development and leisure activities of people with learning disability. It makes grants to a variety of organisations which aim to benefit people with a learning disability and their carers. A special emphasis is given to grants that will enhance opportunity and lifestyle. Grants are awarded to registered charities that work with or support people with learning disabilities and their families.
Deadline Applications are considered twice a year, normally in June and December. All applicants must complete an application form and provide a copy of their latest audited accounts. In the first instance the applicant should discuss the proposed work either by telephone, email or letter to the administrator, a minimum of four months in advance of a board meeting.
Contact Details Contact the Rix-Thompson-Rothenberg Foundation for further information: Mrs Loretto Lambe MS, Rix-Thompson-Rothenburg Foundation, R T R Foundation, c/o PAMIS, University of Dundee, Springfield House, 15/16 Springfield, DD1 4JE Tel: 07532320138 Email: rtrfoundation@gmail.com