The Sir John Fisher Foundation is a charitable trust (UK registered charity number 277844), established in 1980 by Sir John and Lady Maria Fisher. The Foundation's objective is to distribute its income to charitable causes, throughout the UK, but with special regard to those based in and working for the benefit of people living in and around Barrow-in-Furness and surrounding area.
The Foundation supports charitable causes particularly in the six categories of Maritime, Medical and Disability, Education, Music, Arts and Community projects in and around Barrow-in-Furness.
There are two Trustees meetings per year to allocate grants, at the beginning of May and November. Applications should be received by the secretary at least 6 weeks prior to the meeting.
Please contact us if you would like to make an application for funding support.
Ulverston Inshore Rescue Craft saving lives with the help of funding from
Sir John Fisher Foundation