Due to the generosity of our supporters Mustard Seed has weathered 2020 well.  Having a range of funding streams has provided great resilience in this tricky climate.  

Grateful thanks to our regular donors, grant funders and new supporters -we couldn't do this without you!

Friends of Mustard Seed

We now have 19 regular donors who give every month to support our work. Your commitment and generosity is fantastic!

Grant Funding

56% of our funding came from grants in 2019/20. 

We are very grateful for grant funding from the following organisations:

Grants from Trust and Foundations and local authorities:

  • Rushmoor Community Lottery Grant

  • The Surrey Heath Show

  • The Lynn Foundation

  • St Elisabeth Foundation

  • Stephen Spence at Surrey County Council

  • EF and MG Hall Charitable Trust

  • Costco/United Way

  • Pat Newman Memorial Trust

  • Royal London

  • Rushmoor Ward Councillor grants

  • The Shanly Foundation

  • Hamphire County Councillors grants

  • Rushmoor Voluntary Services

  • Hampshire County Council

  • Sun Life Canada Brighter Life Community

Grants specifically to support our Covid 19 response work:

  • ​The Community Foundation for Surrey

  • Tesco Bags for Help

  • Douglas Arter Foundation

  • HIWCF NET grant

  • National Lottery and Government

  • Coronavirus Community Support Fund

  • Give Local/United Way

  • Hart District Council

Donations & Other ways to support Mustard Seed

We have had some generous donations from Farnborough Quakers, Day Lewis Pharmacy Charity, All Hallows School, EF & MG Hall Charitable Trust, The Co-operative Funeral Care (Frimley Green), Milestone Transport Planning, Kerith Community Church, The Friday Lunch Club and The Generous Givers.

We were also very honoured to be chosen as Rushmoor Rotary Club's charity of the

year.  We loved helping with the Santa run and getting to know their president, June Smith.  They raised over £2,000 for us and we are very grateful!

As well as through one-off donations and sponsored events, many wonderful people in the community have chosen to support us through Amazon Smile, Give As You Live, Facebook Fundraisers, Rushmoor Community Lottery and Our Amazon Wishlist.

So far in 2020/21 we are thankful for grants from....

  • Comic Relief , Groundwork and DCMS


  • Julia & Hans Rausing Trust

  • Hampshire County Council

  • David Soloman Charitable Trust

  • Santa Barbara Heights Charitable Trust

  • Rushmoor & Hart County Councillors

  • Ford Britain

  • CostCo

  • Tesco Bags for Help

  • BBC Children In Need