The Esmee Fairbairn Foundation is one of the largest independent grant-making foundations in the UK. It aims to improve the quality of life for people living throughout the UK and takes pride in supporting work that might otherwise be considered difficult to fund.
The Foundation offers grants to organisations doing legally charitable work in the UK across the following range of priority areas:
The Foundation is in the process of revising its grant making strategy.
Applications under the new strategy will open in May 2020.