News

  1. Grant Deadline 2019: 12th April

    Monday, January 21, 2019 - 21:26

    The deadline for grant applications for 2019 is 12th April 2019. The Trustees look forward to receiving applications from Plymouth charities.

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  2. News:Special Reception For Grantees 2018

    Friday, October 12, 2018 - 12:45

    Martin Newman of Plymouth Highbury Trust Receiving his Certificate from the Deputy Lod Mayor

    Virginia House Settlement Trustees held a reception on 11th October to celebrate the work of the Plymouth charities that they support. The Deputy Lord Mayor of Plymouth presented certificates to Plymouth charities and community organisations receiving grants in 2018.

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  3. Networking and Social Event at Plymouth Highbury Trust

    Saturday, July 21, 2018 - 11:33

    The event was held at Plymouth Highbury Trust on the 12th July 2018. It was promoted and organised by Virginia House Settlement with fantastic support from Highbury Trust. It demonstrates the enthusiasm of VHS to support events that enable fellow trusts to meet and share ideas.

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  4. 2018 Grant Awards

    Monday, June 4, 2018 - 15:31

    Horizons are being supported with a further grant in 2018

    At their Spring 2018 meeting the Trustees of Virginia House Settlement considered all applications for funding and decided to award nearly £25,000 in grants to a total of 19 community organisations working in Plymouth.

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  5. Strategy

    Friday, January 12, 2018 - 10:18

    The Board of Virginia House Settlement recently held two strategic development meetings at which their core purpose and strategic objectives were agreed.

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  6. Plymouth Herald celebrates Virginia House Settlement

    Wednesday, March 16, 2016 - 14:47

    The Plymouth Herald features the contribution that Virginia House Settlement today, continuing the pioneering work of Lord and Lady Astor, who founded the trust 90 years ago.

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  7. Help us to help you!

    Thursday, January 14, 2016 - 16:25

    Taking children afloat in Plymouth Sound. Image courtesy of Horizons.

    We are very keen to understand some of the challenges faced by small charitable organisations in the City and know how useful the VHS’s grants are to them. The VHS Trustees will inviting current and past grantees to help by telling us your ideas for how we might change or enhance our grants process in the future.

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