Joffe Charitable Trust

Location: 4th Floor, Invicta House, 108-114 Golden Lane, , EC1Y 0TL

EIN: 400

Write a Review

98%

2%

What was the overall relationship with the funder?

How many hours did the grant application process take?

12 Hours

Median

96%

4%

How would you rate this funder's accessibility?

94%

6%

How successfully do you think this funder is accomplishing its goals as a funder?

Important Information

2017 Deadlines:

Types of Grants Awarded:

Geographic Focus:

Interests/Priorities

Key Personnel

Financial Summary

For Fiscal Year

Total Assets:

Total Grants:

Change in Assets FY :

Amount of Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits:

Sample Grants to Minnesota Nonprofits in

Largest Grant:

Smallest Grant:

Average Grant:

Top descriptors for this funder

80Builds relationships75Friendly69Responsive64Insightful63Openminded62"Gets" nonprofits and issues57Gives more than money57Positive leader in the field48Risk taker22Culturally sensitive9Likes site visits1Culturally incompetent

Advice from a Friend

Joffe Charitable Trust

Nov 12, 2019

Grant Applicant - applied in 2019

Be clear that you fit their criteria and about your objectives and intended impact.

Pros

Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Risk taker, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

More Feedback

Nov 12, 2019

Did not apply

Conversation with the director would be helpful.

Pros

Gives more than money, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

More Feedback

Nov 12, 2019

Reviewer UK204 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

I would tell them how helpful the Joffe Trust are as funders, that it's worth first looking on their website on what they currently fund and contacting them for an initial conversation because they are approachable and for us also genuinely want to help the charities they support, asking the right questions to help each charity thrive into the future.

Pros

Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Risk taker, Culturally sensitive, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

More Feedback

Nov 12, 2019

Grant Applicant - applied in 2019

They are supportive and informed. They know what they are talking about, and what the issues are in the sector, and are happy to give core funding.

Pros

Gives more than money, Insightful, Friendly, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

More Feedback

Nov 12, 2019

Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

To double check the appetite to receive the application, as I felt there was some miscommunication regarding the level of interest

More Feedback

Nov 12, 2019

Reviewer UK904 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2019

Dialogue with the Trust is important.

Pros

Positive leader in the field, Culturally sensitive, Friendly, Builds relationships, Likes site visits, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

More Feedback

Nov 12, 2019

Reviewer UK402 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2019

They are very flexible for small grants but it’s important to speak to them first to understand how your project might fit with their priorities

Pros

Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Risk taker, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

More Feedback

Nov 12, 2019

Reviewer UK139 - Grant Applicant - applied in 2017

Make the grant focused on helping to deliver economic justice. Addressing systemic finance or transparency issues and an emphasis on Anglophone sub-Saharan would be well received but not essential.

Pros

Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Risk taker, Culturally sensitive, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, Likes site visits, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

More Feedback

Nov 08, 2019

Grant Applicant - applied in 2019

The Joffe Trust are responsive, interested and do not unnecessarily infringe on the work of an organisation.

Pros

Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Risk taker, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

More Feedback

Nov 07, 2019

Grant Applicant - applied in 2018

Whether your core values align. If you have a good understanding of what it takes for civil society and democracy to function and know where they currently don't function well you'll have common ground.

Pros

Positive leader in the field, Gives more than money, Insightful, Friendly, Builds relationships, "Gets" nonprofits and issues, Openminded, Responsive

More Feedback

Would you like to share your experiences about this funder?

funder logo

Joffe Charitable Trust