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2015 MEDICALLY RELATED DONATIONS

 

At their meetings in June and November the Trustees made pledges totalling £979,000 to sixteen charities under the 'Medically Related Donations' programme.

The successful applicants included:

  • The Brendoncare Foundation - contribution towards the cost of creating a community hub for people suffering from dementia
  • Chelsea & Westminster Health Charity - contribution towards cost of expanding and re-developing the neonatal intensive care unit
  • The Clatterbridge Cancer Charity - contribution towards the cost of creating  a 'Home from Home' for relatives at the proposed new specialist NHS cancer hospital in Liverpool
  • The Countess of Chester Hospital - contribution towards the cost of creating a new neonatal unit
  • DEBRA - contribution to this organisation's campaign to raise £250,000 towards the cost of establishing a new Rare Diseases Centre at Guy's & St Thomas' Hospital in London
  • East Anglia Children's Hospice - contribution towards the cost of constructing a new children's hospice in Norfolk
  • Exmoor Calvert Trust - contribution towards the cost of refurbishing and upgrading catering facilities
  • 'Heads On' - contribution towards the construction cost of an all-weather sports pitch at the Hellingly Centre medium security hospital for mentally unwell offenders
  • Julia's House - contribution towards the cost of building a new hospice to support seriously ill children in Devizes, Wiltshire
  • Moor House School & College - meeting the cost of construction of a new Occupational Therapy Suite as part of the refurbishment and expansion of facilities at this school for children with complex speech difficulties
  • North East Autism - contribution towards the cost of expanding short break respite facilities
  • The Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Charity - contribution towards the cost of extending the Intensive Treatment Unit at Harefield Hospital to meet increasing demand
  • Skinners Almshouse Charity - contribution towards the re-development cost of the Percy Bilton almshouse to provide step-free access to all flats and the construction of an additional bungalow
  • St Wilfred's Hospice - contribution towards the cost of building an new hospice in Chichester
  • The Peter Rigby Trust - contribution towards the cost of creating a new centre at the London Centre for Children with Cerebral palsy
  • Wallace & Gromit's Children's Foundation - contribution towards the cost of constructing a new family "Home from Home" Accommodation facility serving the Bristol Children's Hospital

 

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