WRVS Benevolent Trust

WRVS Benevolent Trust

At a glance


  • Older people / later life
  • Poverty relief
  • Voluntary sector support
  • Young people

Other details

Geographical remit: 
National - Britain


They have done so much for others...... help give them something back

The WRVS Benevolent Trust is for the benefit of people who are,
or who have been WVS, WRVS or Royal Voluntary Service
volunteers or staff by giving one off grants to help with everyday 

 The Trust helps past or present volunteers or staff who find 
themselves in need of financial assistance due to an urgent 
need or crisis.


Do something amazing!

Youth Bursary Awards are given each year by the WRVS Benevolent Trust to assist current RVS volunteers between the ages of 16 – 25 in taking part in events or opportunities which will benefit their personal development and future career.


  • Grant giving throughout the year 
  • Youth Bursaries awarded once a year in March
  • Facebook and Twitter campaigns and information sharing, supported by an expert external resource
  • Advertising and editorials, supported by an experienced professional
  • Presentations to volunteer and community groups
  • Close links with the Royal Voluntary Service, including a joint communications strategy and a strong relationship with their Board and Executive team
  • Active management of our financial portfolio with the support of a professional investment advisor

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