We are a grant-making body established by J.G. Graves in 1930. Today, the Trust continues to support disadvantaged groups, community based projects and facilities, activities that improve health, well-being and quality of life, and projects that celebrate the heritage of Sheffield.

Our history

Businessman and philanthropist John George Graves gave generously to the City of Sheffield throughout his life. He established the JG Graves Charitable Trust in 1930, its trustees continue to support Graves’ legacy through small grants that benefit the citizens of Sheffield.