Inman Charity

Status: Open to applications


Grants are available for registered charities in the UK carrying out medical, social welfare or general welfare activities


No minimum or maximum level of funding is specified.

Value Notes

The Trust makes annual distributions of £300,000.

Funding is at the discretion of the Trustees and no minimum or maximum level of funding is specified.

In the past, however, most grants have been between £2,500 and £6,000, with a couple of larger grants of £10,000.

Extended Description

The Inman Charity offers grants to registered charities active in the UK.

Funding is intended to support projects with a social welfare focus and those working with disadvantaged people.

Latest Information

Applications must be received by the end of February or the end of August each year to be considered at the Spring or Autumn meetings.

Key Criteria

Charities registered in the UK may apply.

Eligible Expenditure

The directors are particularly interested in supporting the following areas of charitable work:-

  • Medical research.
  • Care of the elderly.
  • General welfare.
  • Hospices.
  • The deaf and blind.
  • Care of the physically and mentally disabled.
  • The Armed Forces.


The following are not eligible for funding:

  • Individuals.
  • Young children and infants.
  • Maintenance of buildings at a local level such as churches and village halls.
  • Animal welfare.
  • Wildlife and environmental conservation.
  • Religious charities.

Application Procedure


There is no formal application form.

Applicants should write a letter and provide the following information:

  • The registered Charity Number, the aims and objectives of the Charity, and any other relevant factors.
  • Details of the total amount required.
  • Contributions received to date.
  • Proposed timing to complete the work.
  • A copy of the latest annual report.
  • A set of the most recent audited accounts.

The directors do not acknowledge applications and will only contact those to whom grants are awarded.

Addresses and contacts

For further information on how to obtain this funding opportunity locally, please contact the following:

Contact details:
Inman Charity
BM Box 2831