Supports charities working with marginalised and excluded people, in particular:
- migrants, refugees and asylum seekers
- criminal justice and penal reform
- human rights, particularly access to justice
Most grants awarded are between £10,000 and £20,000 and they are given to charities with annual income between £150k and £1.5m that do not have substantial investments or surpluses.
The trustees meet four times per year and there are quarterly deadlines.
Next deadlines: 30 November 2018 and 1 March 2019