The Norman Family Charitable Trust
14 Fore Street
Phone: 01395 446699
Charity No: 277616
In the Financial Year 2011/12, the Trust awarded 378 grants totalling £338,003.
The average grant this year was £900.
In the financial year 2011/2012, the application success rate was 75%
By comparison, in 2010/2011 the Trust awarded 404 grants totalling £410,125 with an average grant of £1,015.
This table will give you an idea of the kind of work supported by the Trust:
|Category||2011/12 Number||2011/12 Value||2010/11 Number||2010/11 Value|
|Physical Disability, Blind & Deaf||60||£34,250||59||£40,000|
|Community, Sport & Leisure||84||£67,200||121||£115,250|
|Drugs, Alcohol & Prison||10||£6,000||11||£5,750|
|Environment & Conservation||13||£9,750||15||£21,000|
The Trust has revised its categories for 2012/2013. There are new funding categories for ‘Forces, Ex-Forces & Emergency Services’ and ‘Employment, Skills & Training’. Some of the other categories have been amended - we now have 'Animals, Environment & Conservation', 'Crime Prevention, Prison & Addictions' and 'Homelessness & Social Welfare', with the other categories unchanged. Particular areas on which the Trust would like to focus its support in 2012/13 are: 'Homelessness', 'Employment, Skills & Training' and 'Animals'.
In the first 6 months of 2012/13, the Trust received 245 applications for funding. Of these, 143 were awarded grants and 101 were unsuccessful. The average grant this year so far is just over £830 and the success rate is currently 58%.