WOLFSON FOUNDATION, THE

Financial Information

Total Assets: $1,183,984,041 Total Giving: N/A

Area of Service:

National

Areas of Interest:

Not Available

Programs

Secondary Education Program, Wolfson History Prize

Grants

The following grants were awarded in 2010: Archbishops’ Council, Cathedral and Church Buildings Division, London, England – $1,000,000
Saltaire United Reformed Church, Saltaire, England – $10,000
Saint Marys Episcopal Church of Dalkeith, Scotland – $8,000
Saint Mary the Virgin, Bishops Lydeard, England – $4,000

Limitations

Giving primarily in the GB.
No support for conduit organizations.
No grants to individuals, or for overheads, maintenance costs (including for software), VAT and professional fees, non-specific appeals (including circulars) and endowment funds, meetings, exhibitions, concerts, expeditions, the purchase of land or existing buildings (including a building’s freehold), film, promotional materials, the repayment of loans, completed projects or projects that will be completed by the time of award, or for projects where the total cost is blow £15,000.

Summary

The foundation generally funds capital projects (buildings/refurbishment, equipment), and makes grants for science and medicine, arts and humanities, education, and health and disability.

Additional

Established in 1955 – The foundation was established on 1955 to promote charitable giving.
Independent foundation

Quick Facts Sheet
URL:

www.wolfson.org.GB

Located in:

London ,

National

United Kingdom

Contact Information / Process

Telephone: 020 7323 5730
Fax: 020 7323 3241
Location:
8 Queen Anne St. London, England W1G 9LD
Initial Approach: Refer to application process on foundation website.

Donors & Leadership

None

EIN:

Not Available