Trusts and Foundations

Transformational support for children, young people and families.

Grants and donations from charitable trusts and foundations have achieved so much for children and young people with exceptional healthcare needs over the years.

We are deeply honoured to have the support of trusts and foundations from across the UK and further afield for every aspect of our vital life transforming work, be it in local communities, across regions or nationwide. Support that is a critical and growing facet of our annual income.

From longstanding supporters, to those we are meeting and working with for the first time, we are indebted for all that you have and are enabling WellChild to achieve.

We strive to make the experience of donating to our work both inspiring and rewarding, through clear and compelling requests for support through to opportunities to see our work first hand, meet those who are benefitting from what is being achieved and hear how your support is making the difference via written reports, videos, and family experiences.

WellChild Nurse Esther presented with cheque
Child and carer receiving PPE from WellChild

We would like to take this opportunity to say a sincere and heartfelt thanks to all those Trusts and Foundations who have supported the following aspects of our work in recent years and those who continue to do so.

Alchemy Foundation

Ann Jane Green Trust

AN McKechnie Foundation

Bascombe Family Charitable Trust

Cecil Rosen Foundation

Donald Forrester Trust

D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust

Grace Trust

Keith Coombs Trust

Mason Samaritan Fund

GW Morrison Charitable Trust

Israel Norman Smith Charitable Trust

Jonathan Towler Memorial Foundation

Multithon Trust

QBE Charity of Choice Awards

R and J Bleach Trust

RIND Foundation

Thousandth Man – Richard Burns Charitable Trust

Vera Outhwaite Charitable Trust

Worshipful Company of Curriers

Austin & Hope Pilkington Trust

Barbara Ward Children’s Foundation

Barbet Charitable Trust

Charles Irving Charitable Trust

John Horniman Children’s Trust

Leathersellers’ Company Charitable Fund

MariaMarina Foundation

Masonic Charitable Foundation

Moondance Foundation

Peter Stebbings Memorial Charity

Sobell Foundation

Steve Morgan Foundation

Waterloo Foundation

WPH Charitable Trust


Axis Foundation

Baron Davenport’s Charity

Commonweal Fund

Dame Violet Wills Will Trust

Frank Litchfield Charitable Trust

Gibbons Trust

Green Hall Foundation

JTH (James T Howat) Charitable Trust

Michael Cornish Charitable Trust

Milton-Lloyd Charitable Trust

Strangward Charitable Trust

Summerfield Charitable Trust

Talbot Trusts

Family Services including the WellChild Family Tree, Medicines for Children & COVID 19 Response Team:

Barnwood Trust

Caring as One Foundation


Childwick Trust

Comic Relief

Edward Gostling Foundation

National Lottery Community Fund

People’s Postcode Trust

True Colours Trust

Scottish Wellbeing Fund

BHSF Medical & Welfare Charity

DWT Cargill Fund

Eveson Charitable Trust

Hospital Saturday Fund

James Tudor Foundation

James Weir Foundation

Medicash Foundation

Robertson Trust

Rowlands Trust

RS Macdonald Charitable Trust

Sir John Fisher Foundation

Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust

Stafford Trust

Wolfson Foundation

Wooden Spoon (Rugby Tots)



Pixie Lott singing at the WellChild Awards

Contact details

Jason Blackburn, Head of Donations