Logo: The Sir Andrew Martin Trust for Young People in a circle like the edge of a coin. In the centre is a small red bird.

The Sir Andrew Martin Trust

for Young People

Providing Young People with a Brighter Future


Graphic Image: Silohettes of young people playing tennis.

Registered Charity No: 1042358

 

 

Amongst Numerous Grants made, the Trust has Supported:

 
  • a Guide, who had raised a large amount of money, selected to represent the United Kingdom at a Commonwealth Girl Guiding event in Anguilla;

  • a voluntary youth group in repairing their leaking club room roof;

  • the son of a single parent with little money to go on an educational trip abroad;

  • a computer purchase for educational use by a young person acting as carer for her mother with a life-limiting illness;

  • a cello player, with potential, who needed to fund repairs to the instrument;

  • a young Rwandan in the purchase of a bicycle to provide a means of attending college;

  • a young woman to travel to Lourdes as a helper with a party of sick and disabled people;

  • a young carer supporting a mother with enduring mental problems, to fulfil his dream of learning kick-boxing;

  • a party of young Baptists going to Nepal to work with homeless 'Street Kids';

  • a new village youth club to purchase basic equipment;

  • a thriving Church Lads' and Church Girls' Brigade unit, short of funds, to purchase a drum set for training youngsters in the unit's successful Marching Band.

 

Previous Disbursements of Funds

Disbursements Pie Chart: Voluntary Youth Organisations 48.2%; Further Education & Performing Arts 24%; Young Carers 9.3%; Travel 8.7%; Sports 5.4%.