Poors Platt

The Poors Platt charity makes grants to both individuals and projects in the Ancient Parish of Barwell, Leicestershire.

Individuals – Grants can be made for a wide variety of items to people who are in financial need, hardship or distress. Applicants must live in the Parish of Barwell to be eligible for assistance. Applications should be made through Charity Link using their Application Form.

Projects & Schools – Poors Platt can provide grants to charities, voluntary groups and schools in the Ancient Parish of Barwell for projects that benefit the inhabitants of Barwell. Applications should be made using the application form downloadable from the link below. (If you are unable to download the application form, please contact the Clerk to the Trustees at the address below).

For guidance notes and an application form please click here.

Contact the Clerk to the Trustees, Poors Platt, 20A Millstone Lane, Leicester, LE1 5JN or email trustadmin@charity-link.org


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