“We fund projects that aim to improve the quality of life for people and communities throughout Mid-Essex.”

How to Apply

Grants to benefit people throughout Mid-Essex

Welcome to The Walter Farthing Trust, an independent foundation that awards small grants to support local charitable and not-for-profit organisations, to benefit people throughout Mid-Essex.

We strive to be innovative and are continuously working on ways to deliver even better support to our local community.

Our purpose is to provide support to local charitable endeavours and through providing grants, enable members of the community to achieve their goals.

We hope to create a lasting change in people’s lives, helping them contribute to, and benefit from, what is on offer in the local area.


Before you apply

Before you begin applying for a grant, please read our guidelines to check that you meet the application criteria


Submit an application

If you are eligible to apply, please submit an application form.
You can complete this form online or download the form and send it to us via email


We’ll get back to you

Submit your application form and we will get back to you once your application has been considered. Click here to read more about application and timeframes