A B Charitable Trust

Funding guidelines

ABCT generally responds to applications on a one-off basis in line with its priorities.


Grants are normally awarded only to charities registered and working in the UK. Individuals are not eligible for support.

ABCT tends to support charities with annual income between 150k and 1.5m that do not have substantial investments or surpluses.

ABCT does not normally fund charities with large national or international links.

Type and size of grant

Grants range in size, with most grants awarded being in the range £10,000 to £20,000.

ABCT is happy to provide funding for core costs.

ABCT also undertakes Special Initiatives that take forward work in our priority areas, usually in collaboration with other funders and by invitation. For examples please see our latest annual report.