The Angior Family Foundation (the Foundation) is a perpetual Charitable Trust established in 2001 in Victoria by the will of the late Leonard Holmes Angior. Since its inception, the Foundation has distributed over $7 million in grants for charitable purposes in Victoria.
AET Limited is the Foundation's sole trustee and works closely with an advisory committee. The advisory committee reviews the grant applications to determine which applications are best aligned with the wishes of Leonard Holmes Angior and then makes grant recommendations to the Trustee.
The Foundation’s advisory committee reviews grant applications and makes recommendations to AET Limited to approve grants. The Committee compromises of independent members who were close friends and associates of the Angior Family Foundation’s founder, Leonard Holmes Angior.The committee meets quarterly to:
Members of the advisory committee evaluate grant applications based on the wishes and Will of the Foundation’s founder, Leonard Holmes Angior. The Foundation supports:
The Foundation accepts annual applications for funding up to $30,000 from February to early April via a specified application process.
The funding round is announced by advertisement in The Age newspaper in early February each year.
In FY20 the Angior Family Foundation received 54 requests for funding totalling approx. $1.3 million. Of these, 26 applied through the performing arts stream and 28 applied for medical grants. Find out more here.
Funding decisions are made in line with the Foundation’s granting process and must adhere to grant guidelines. We suggest you consider the following steps prior to contacting us directly:
Head of Philanthropy and Social Investment
Manager Charitable Services
Senior Trust Officer – Philanthropy and Social Investment
Estate Planning Lawyer