Foundations we have helped

2019 Grants

In 2019, FCM gave the following Capital Grants:

Hexham Abbey For choir music and robes £5,000
Ripon Cathedral Towards the cost of new robes £6,000
St German’s Cathedral For equipment in the refurbished Song School £2,000

 

In 2019, FCM gave the following Endowment Grants:

All Saints’ Northampton For continuing development and recruitment of the boys’ choir £25,000
Durham Cathedral For the chorister bursary fund £25,000
St Mary’s Cathedral, Edinburgh For an FCM Choral Scholar £30,000
Hexham Abbey In support of Choral Scholarships £6,000
Jesus College, Cambridge Instrumental lessons for choristers £20,000
Leeds Cathedral For individual vocal training £30,000
Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral Instrumental lessons for girl choristers £20,000
Melbourne Cathedral, Australia For an FCM Lay Clerk £25,000
Middlesbrough Cathedral To endow an FCM Choral Scholarship £20,000
St Mary’s, Warwick In support of the Organ Scholarship £20,000
St Wulfram’s, Grantham In support of Choral Scholarships £25,000

 

The following Small Revenue Grants have been made by FCM from funds kindly donated by the public and by trusts and foundations through FCM’s fundraising arm, the Diamond Fund for Choristers.  FCM would like to register here its warm appreciation for such donations.

Chelmsford Cathedral £1,350 Voice training for choristers
Hexham Abbey £3,000 Voice training for choristers
Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral £5,000 To fund musicianship software
Newcastle Cathedral £5,000 Voice training for choristers
Peterborough Cathedral £4,980 Voice training for choristers
Portsmouth Cathedral £5,000 Outreach and chorister recruitment
Rochester Cathedral £4,650 Voice training for choristers
Wells Cathedral £5,000 Voice training for choristers
Guildford Cathedral £2,177 Transport costs for choristers

 

FCM also awarded £7167 in chorister support grants from funds kindly donated by the public and by trusts and foundations through the Diamond Fund for Choristers.

2018 Grants

In 2018 the FCM gave the following Endowment and Capital grants:

St Mary-le-Tower, Ipswich Endowment Grant for two choristerships £15,000
Aukland Cathedral, New Zealand For Choral and Organ Scholarships £20,000
Arundel Cathedral Endowment Grant for Choral Scholarships £20,000
York Minster Endowment Grant for boy choristers £40,000
Lichfield Cathedral For a Lay Vicar £20,000
Newport Cathedral Endowment grant for Alto, Tenor and Bass singers £20,000
St Alphege Church, Solihull Capital grant for robes and music £5,000
St Thomas-on-the-Bourne Church, Farnham, Surrey Endowment Grant for Choral Scholarships £15,000
St Andrew’s Cathedral, Aberdeen Capital grant for a piano; revenue grant for the music department costs, tuition of choristers and outreach £15,000
Exeter Cathedral Endowment grant for an Organ Scholar £20,000

 

The following Small Revenue Grants have been made by FCM from funds kindly donated by the public and by trusts and foundations through FCM’s fundraising arm, the Diamond Fund for Choristers.  FCM would like to register here its warm appreciation for such donations.

Newport Cathedral £1,500 Instrument training for choristers
Carlisle Cathedral £5,000 Voice training for choristers
Bradford Cathedral £2,500 Voice training for choristers
Beverley Minster £1,050 Voice training for choristers
Lichfield Cathedral £5,000 To fund a girl choristership
Coventry Cathedral £5,000 Voice training for choristers

 

FCM also awarded £16,167 in chorister support grants from funds kindly donated by the public and by trusts and foundations through FCM’s fundraising arm, the Diamond Fund for Choristers.

 

2017 Grants

In 2017 FCM gave the following Endowment and Capital grants:

Coventry Cathedral To support music making £25,000.00
St John’s Cathedral, Brisbane, Australia To support music making £25,000
(Aus$ 42,200)
St George’s, Belfast To support music making £20,000.00
St Patrick’s Cathedral, Armagh £15,000 endowment grant and £5,000 towards the cost of a piano £20,000.00
Rochester Cathedral To support music making £20,000.00
Worcester Cathedral To support music making £20,000.00
Chester Cathedral To support music making £20,000.00
Truro Cathedral Revenue grant £20,000.00
St George’s Roman Catholic Cathedral, Southwark To support music making £15,000.00
St Mary’s, Swansea To support music making £15,000.00
Hull Minster To support music making £5,000.00
Bradford Cathedral To help chorister training £6,000.00

 

In 2017, FCM gave the following Small Revenue Grants from funds kindly donated by the public and by trusts and foundations through FCM’s fundraising arm, the Diamond Fund for Choristers.

Bradford Cathedral £6,000 Voice training for choristers
Newport Cathedral £1,500 Instrument training for choristers

 

FCM also awarded £13,747 in chorister support grants from funds kindly donated by the public and by trusts and foundations through FCM’s fundraising arm, the Diamond Fund for Choristers.