Catherine Cookson Charitable Trust
The Catherine Cookson Trust supports a wide range of activities including education and training, environment and conservation, arts and culture as well as general charitable purposes. The Trust's principal aim is to identify and meet the local needs of the area in which Dame Catherine was brought up and resided. In particular the Trust supports work with young or disadvantaged people.
Grants awarded are between £250 and £100,000. There is no standard application form but written applications, enclosing a SAE should be sent to the correspondence address provided.
There is no set format or time limit for applications, which enables many groups to apply for a grant. The Trust does not publish any guidelines or application forms, so each application is considered individually.
Address: Peter Magnay, Thomas Magnay and Co, 13 Regent Terrace, Gateshead, NE8 1LU
Telephone: 0191 4887459