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About the Trust

The Leverhulme Trade Charities Trust was established in 1925, by the Will of William Hesketh Lever, who left a share of his wealth to provide grants for the benefits of pharmacists, grocers and commercial travellers and for their families.

What we do

  • We provide help with university costs through our undergraduate and postgraduate bursary schemes.
  • We make grants to registered charities that provide welfare support to pharmacists, grocers and commercial travellers, or to their families.