The Areti Charitable Trust makes grants so that children and young people living in the area covered by Lancaster City Council and who are from challenging social and economic backgrounds may have opportunities to experience and learn more about the natural world as part of an organised activity.

There are two funding rounds a year; deadlines for applications are 30 June and 31 December.  If you would like to apply outside these dates, please contact the Clerk to the Trustees.

Guidelines for applicants and how to apply are here.

Registered Charity Number 1175627.

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More grants awarded

The Areti Trust has just made three further grants: to Lancashire Youth Challenge for this summer’s project on the Caledonian Canal; to the Loyne Specialist School for residential trips; to Morecambe Road School for residential adventure trips.

First visits to Leighton Moss take place

Children from Skerton St Luke’s CE and West End primary schools were the first groups to visit the RSPB reserve at Leighton Moss.  Thirty reception class pupils from St Luke’s and 53 year 3 and 4 pupils from West End visited at the beginning of this week to try out pond dipping and other activities.

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