THE WORCESTER ROTARY SAWYER TRUST
Registered Charity No: 511276
A charitable trust of the Rotary Club of Worcester
NOTE: THE TRUST IS
NOT CONTACTABLE BY TELEPHONE - PLEASE USE E-MAIL
OR POST ONLY
Sawyer Trust was established following a bequest to
the Rotary Club of Worcester by Mrs F J Sawyer. The
original trust established in 1981 provided
accommodation for ladies who were poor and aged. In
2006 with approval from the Charities Commission the
trust's property was sold and a new charity
Objects of the charity
1) The object of the charity is to relieve women over the age of 50 who are in need, by virtue of financial hardship, sickness or poor health.
If and in so far as the income of the charity cannot
be applied towards the object above it may be applied
to relive men over the age of 50 who are in need, by
virtue of financial hardship, sickness or poor health.
(Note: Currently the
level of applications by women is such that we are
unable to meet all these applications, so
application by men will not be considered.)
We help women by making
grants to cover a range of needs, for example, funding
removal costs, paying telephone bills, buying cookers
& fridges and settling outstanding rent.
Please note we do not pay
cash directly to applicants. Typically grants do not
If you make an application be sure to provide all the information requested - if not it the application my be rejected.
You can download a pdf
version of the application form and guidance notes
You can contact us by e-mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Or you can write to us at:
PO Box 797
Trust is run by a small group of part-time
volunteers. Meetings to review applications are
normally held on a monthly basis. We aim to process
applications as quickly as possible, but hope you
will understand that we cannot always respond as
quickly as we would like.