Thornton Family Grassroots Fund

Guidelines for Thornton Family Grassroots Fund

Who can apply?

Constituted community or voluntary group running services or activities in Tynedale – from Prudhoe to Haltwhistle – that have an annual income of less than circa £80,000.

What can be funded?

Activities that encourage and support healthy living including projects to help people stay healthy and those that support people with ill-health.  Applications are welcome from community groups, including sports clubs, for equipment or costs of running specific projects. Beneficiaries can be of any age.


For more information contact Gill Lowing, Senior Philanthropy Advisor on 0191 222 0945 or email