Welcome to the John T Reid Charitable Trusts

The John T Reid Charitable Trusts are a national funding organisation with a wide ranging commitment to philanthropy around Australia. The Trustees are proud of a track record of generous giving for over fifty years, being responsive to community need and supportive to key issues.

We believe that good philanthropy results from developing relationships with people. Trustees play an important role in meeting with applicants to determine the full extent of the project for funding. This hands-on approach enables practical, creative and responsive giving.

Enquiries

Our application process is in two stages

  • Enquiries
  • Submissions

Initially, we ask all applicants to complete an enquiry form. To see if you are eligible to receive an enquiry form, please Contact Us.

Enquiries are considered by Trustees, who will decide on whether to obtain a full submission

Important Dates

Our enquiry period is now closed.

Thank you to all the applicants who have provided enquiry forms for consideration over the past three months. We have seen a broad range of funding requests, and the Trustees are now focused on researching the full submissions that have been invited to apply for consideration at the funding meeting in May 2014. For all new enquiries, please contact the office after 3 June 2014.

For future important dates, please refer to the The Submission Process

2013 Giving Report

2013 Giving Report

The Trustees of the John T Reid Charitable Trusts are delighted to provide you with our 2013 Giving Report, which summarises our philanthropic activities for the year. The Trustees are committed to national philanthropy through our focus on building relationships and strengthening communities. The combination of active engagement and community empowerment is the distinguishing feature of our philanthropy and is fundamental to our funding making a long-term difference.

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