Our aims are to promote
excellence in the arts by the
and to provide rural
experiences for those deprived
of the opportunity.

The Gillian Dickinson Trust offers support to small charities in Northumberland, Tyne & Wear and County Durham

Projects supported by the Trust

Charities we have helped

Where it all began

Applying for a Grant

Where it all began

Gillian Mary Dickinson had a passion for the arts where she worked for the majority of her life.

Projects throughout the region have received in excess of £1 millon.

The Trustees are committed to achieving the goals, and to live up to, the aspirations left to us by Gillian. This website is therefore an opportunity to demonstrate the progress we have made and to invite eligible organisations to apply for funding support.

Where it all began

We welcome applications from charities wishing to be considered.
You will find it a very simply process.
However, before you begin your application, please make sure you meet all of the following criteria:

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