Association of Charitable Foundations

Representative support body for grant making charities

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  • To promote the effectiveness of UK grant making Trusts and Foundations of all types
  • To enable staff and trustees of grant-making Trusts to exchange views and experiences away from the immediate pressures of grant applications
  • To act as a voice for Trusts and Foundations in seeking practical and policy improvements.

Services provided:

  • Provides information about the work of grant making Trusts and Foundations to the press and public, through publications, addresses to relevant meetings and in other ways
  • Promotes good practice for grant making trusts
  • Runs a varied meetings programme – including seminars and professional development modules
  • Provides limited information to grant-seekers through its website (only)
  • Provides a range of information services to members.

Please note:
The Association of Charitable Foundations is primarily a support organisation for grant-making trusts and foundations in the UK. It does not make grants itself, and does not publish information beyond what is contained on this website.

Opening hours:

Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm.


Fourth Floor
28 Commercial Street
E1 6LS
United Kingdom

Phone: 020 7255 4499

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