Projects 20202020-06-03T19:36:43+00:00

A range of organisations and projects, helped with a John Horniman’s Children’s Trust grant, so far in 2020…


Trustees have appreciated reading your application for the Tandem workshop project that will provide artists who can bring “authenticity and specialist support to the young people” in the Maudsley Hospital Unit.


English Touring Opera

Trustees are pleased to have received this application from English Touring Opera’s How to find your name programme for outreach to 17 schools catering for Special Educational Needs and Disabilities, nationwide.


Heart ‘n’ Soul

Trustees are pleased to have received this application from Heart n’ Soul to provide activities on the Do your own thing activity programme, once a month for up to 35 children in Lewisham.


Keech Hospice Care

Trustees are pleased to be able to support the work of your talented Music Therapist in relieving the distress of children with life threatening conditions.


Kids Can Achieve

Trustees were pleased to receive this application after so many years. We wish to provide a Water Wall in the play area with our grant.


Living Paintings Trust

Trustees are pleased to continue to support the postal Library Service to blind and partially sighted children, their parents and teachers which has continued throughout the Covid 19 lockdown.


Music in Hospitals & Care

To support Music in Hospitals in the Manchester area to fund 15 live sessions.


Noah’s Ark Children’s Hospice

Trustees are pleased to support the appointment of a Special Carer to work within the 24/7 Acute Symptoms Management Department of the Hospice.


Pepper Foundation

Trustees agree to support the excellent work of home based support for children with terminal illnesses and their families.


Peter Pan Centre

Trustees are pleased to support the work of a Specialist Practitioner in Communication skills to work in Newcastle-under-Lyme with vulnerable and disabled children.


Step by Step

The wheelchair-friendly minibus that we supported last year is now in service to deliver sports packs and activity packs during this Covid-19 lockdown period, to clients who would normally use the Centre We would like to support this new temporary but expensive programme this year.


Tall Ships Youth Trust

Funding for the charity’s work in providing sailing challenges and life skills to children with disabilities this year. Trustees have heard that the need for core funding is paramount at this time so that Tall Ships can be up and sailing as soon as they are allowed to resume operations



Learn more about John Horniman's Children's Trust

All about John Horniman

The history of the man, his Tea Company his legacy to children



How to help us by donating to the John Horniman's Children's Trust

How to Donate

How to help us and similar projects by donating online using Virgin Money Giving



Organisations may apply for grants to meet our aims

How to Apply

Guidelines for applications, citeria for grants and our Funding Application form

Go to Top