There are currently 5 Trustees, Alan Gray, David Holland, Stella Holland, Roger Lynch and Susan Newsom. We meet 3 or 4 times a year and we consider all the fully completed applications we have received since our previous meeting. Our aim is to encourage Church growth, both numerically and spiritually.
In the last 10 years we have paid grants totalling £2.69M to 382 projects. All these projects demonstrated Christian Values.
In the financial year 2014/2015 we approved 29 grants totalling £282,000 ranging from £2,000 to £25,000.
Recent applications considered have included:-
- Demolition and rebuilding of churches
- Church extensions and upgrades
- Building purchase to convert to churches from schools, pubs, industrial / commercial units etc
- Capital projects from local charities