Our aim is to preserve and promote Britain’s historical and intellectual assets and to provide assistance to vulnerable members of society.

We do this by supporting projects where our funds will make the greatest impact. We are also interested in projects where charities are having difficulty in raising funds from other sources.

We aim to be flexible while at the same time staying within our overall priorities.

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Funding for Kids VIP project to support family friendly visiting arrangements in prisons.

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Pilgrim Trust in partnership with National Churches Trust on Local Treasures Awards for churches and people

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The Local Treasure Awards Ceremony took place in November 2019 and celebrated the efforts of all the volunteers who play “very important roles within their local community, keeping their churches and chapels open to serve the wider public, and supporting people’s well-being in numerous and often extraordinary ways.” The Pilgrim Trust funded the newly created The Good Guardianship Awards which reward local people for excellence in planning the maintenance of a church or chapel.

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