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  • The Greenham Exchange – Getting the Community Together

    A new funding event this autumn from Greenham Common Trust, featuring Pitch to the Panel, the chance for a local charity to win a share of £100,000.
    Thursday 12 November – The Corn Exchange, Newbury

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  • A Music Bursary Fund for local primary school children

    Greenham Common Trust has established a Music Bursary Fund, delivered through local primary schools, to give young children the chance to learn how to play a musical instrument.

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  • Victoria Park skate & play area

    £100,000 boost to Newbury Town Council’s new skate park & play area project

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  • Building Communities

    Greenham Common Trust has committed £3.1 million to restore, renovate or build over 100 local village halls, clubhouses and community buildings through its Community Buildings Improvement Programme.

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  • Growing2gether

    Voluntary sector partnership in action with a Horticultural Therapy Project supported by the Trust & National Lottery.

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  • Findmeagrant

    Greenham Common Trust's one-stop website for grant seekers, grant makers and public donors

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  • Broadway House

    Greenham Common Trust’s flagship project. A one-stop-shop centre for counselling & voluntary organisations in Newbury...

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  • The Queen's Award for Enterprise

    Greenham Common Trust has been conferred with the Queen's Award for Enterprise: Sustainable Development 2012, the first charity ever to win the prestigious business award three times.

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Welcome to Greenham Common Trust, Newbury

Nearly £30m has been given to local good causes by the Trust since 1997.

Over 1,000 local organisations and projects have benefitted.

Over £7.4m, including over £5m in grants, nearly £1.3m in public donations, over £600k in match funding and over £200k in gift aid, has been raised for local projects since 2011 thanks to the Trust's fundraising website www.findmeagrant.org

 

“We embrace the idea of creating innovative solutions for the voluntary sector and local community and encourage charities to work closely in partnership with local authorities and the private sector to maximise the benefit to the local community.” Chris Boulton, Trust Chief Executive

"Greenham Common Trust has become one of the most important charitable supporters and grant givers in West Berkshire." Lëila Ferguson, West Berkshire Mencap

Grants and funding

Applications for funding from Greenham Common Trust can be made on the Trust's one-stop funding website for local projects, www.findmeagrant.org.  Applications on findmeagrant will also be considered by a range of public and private sector funding bodies in the local area.

Tell us what you think

We want to hear your views on what are the most important areas to focus our charitable funding on in the future. We take your views very seriously and they will help to shape the future of Greenham Common Trust.

 

Major Projects

Major Funding

As well as our annual programme of grant awards, Greenham Common Trust also gives financial support to projects which are deemed to be a major benefit to the local community. Since 1997 the Trust has given millions of pounds to support projects such as a digital x-ray for West Berkshire Community Hospital and ultra-sound and laser surgery equipment for the Pelican Cancer Foundation in Basingstoke.

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Partnership Projects

Partnership Projects

Greenham Common Trust has forged close links with charitable and community partnerships to enhance services for local residents. The Trust has acquired property to allow those partnerships to develop and enhance the broad benefits they deliver to the community.

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