The Homity Trust is a small and approachable Brighton based charity. We give modest awards to local causes suffering financial hardship where the funds will make a significant difference.

The next grants application deadline is 31st January 2018 using the standard form on this site.

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Trustees grants meeting

Homity was inundated with good quality grants applications over the Spring. After much debate and consideration the trustees and new grants committee awarded almost £20,000 to 11 new and 4 existing local causes. From men in sheds to respite care, apprenticeship training to xmas meal provision, the funds awarded will be working hard to make a difference.

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What a lovely floor!

After nearly a year we are finally really pleased that our funds have helped create a superb refurbished original wooden floor at the St. Richards Community Hall in Hangleton. So many community classes are held here from kids to seniors, dancing to Bingo, that it certainly gets well used! It is now set for a […]

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Easthill Park cafe – Autumn update

We have recently funded a couple of ‘pop up’ gazebos to allow John “Mr Portslade’ to run events outside the cafe and further afield. Here’s the first one, looks like it just needs a cuppa and some cake (both available!). Our Trustees¬† visited the tiny, but perfectly formed new ‘training’ room in Portslade. Under the […]

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Strike a Light

Look at the joy!¬† We are working with this brilliant local organisation who are leaders in Dementia friendly memory events. Homity has helped fund a project to allow resurrection of historical community files in Brighton and Hove and many of our older residents are certainly enjoying themselves! Follow them @StrikerLight to see more.  

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