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The Atherton Trust

Registered charity number:

The Atherton Trust's method of operation:

  • Makes grants to individuals
  • Makes grants to organisations

What services they provide:

  • The prevention or relief of poverty
  • Recreation
  • Disability
  • Education/training
  • The advancement of health or saving of lives
  • Amateur sport
  • General charitable purposes
  • Economic/community development/employment

They provide services to:

  • People with disabilities
  • Other charities or voluntary bodies
  • Children/young people
  • Elderly/old people

Where they operate:

The Atherton Trust's charitable objectives:

  • For the benefit of those resident in the parishes of pontesbury and hanwood and the village areas of annscroft and hook-a-gate, for the following purposes; the making of a grant to a deserving case from loss of parent, husband or child, sickness or ac0001cident and to assist children of energy in improving their chance of earning a livelyhood, to those incapacitated through afflication of mind or body and the dependants of such, to innstitutions who give or agree to give when required succour and services to people unfortunate enough to require aid by loss of sight limb or health by accident or inevitable causes, to aid persons who through no fault of their own are unable to meet urgent obligations such as medical services. See provisions of the will for further details.