The AB Charitable Trust – Supporting human rights

Date: 30th June 2010

ABCT supports charities that defend human rights, such as freedom from torture and arbitrary imprisonment, and promote respect for individuals whatever their circumstances. The Trust is particularly interested in charities that work with vulnerable, marginalised and excluded people in society, with a focus on; refugees and victims of torture, prisoners, older people, and people with mental health problems.

The trust offers small grants of up to £5000, with trustees meeting four times a year to assess applications.