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The Middleton Trust

was established in 2012 by a generous gift from Henry McKenzie Johnston, in memory of his wife, Marian Middleton and  all the Middletons of Rosefarm who loved Cromarty and its people.

PLEASE NOTE

The next meeting of the Trustees will be held at 7.30pm on WEDNESDAY 18 OCTOBER 2017 in the Hugh Miller Institute.

The Trustees are now inviting applications for funding for projects/ activities planned for 2018-2019. All applications received will be discussed and considered at this meeting.

All applications for funding must meet the following criteria:-

The Trust fund is:

  • for the benefit of young people (roughly up to the age of 24 or 25) in and around Cromarty (within the boundary of the Cromarty & District Community Council area)
  • to be used for grants to organisations and not to be paid directly to individuals and
  • to be used to promote the social, educational, cultural and recreational development of these young people.

To request a simple application form, please contact: -

Estelle Ellwood (Secretary) By phone on 01381 600310 or By email at middletontrust@gmail.com

PLEASE submit completed application forms to Estelle Ellwood no later than WEDNESDAY 11 OCTOBER 2017.

(via email to middletontrust@gmail.com or posted/ delivered to 12 Allan Square CROMARTY IV11 8YF)

PLEASE NOTE: Late applications will NOT be considered.

 

The Trustees are:

  • Jacquie Ross (Chair)
  • Stephanie Kulesza
  • Marek Kulesza (Treasurer)
  • David Alston
  • Anne Short
  • Daphne Campbell
  • Paige Shepherd
  • Antonia Gordon

The Secretary is Estelle Ellwood - Contact: middletontrust@gmail.com

The Middleton Trust has provided funding for the following activities:

In 2012:

  • Cromarty Youth Café – towards running costs (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Youth Café – employment of P/T Youth Worker (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Primary School – towards travel costs for swimming lessons (agreed for 7 years)
  • Cromarty Arts Trust – Chanter Classes – to cover tutor fees
  • Cromarty Bonfire & Fireworks Society
  • Cromarty Tennis & Sports Club

In 2013:

  • Cromarty Youth Café – towards running costs (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Youth Café – employment of P/T Youth Worker (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Primary School – towards travel costs for swimming lessons (agreed for 7 years)
  • Cromarty Arts Trust – Chanter Classes – to cover tutor fees
  • Cromarty Youth Opera
  • Cromarty Sailing Project
  • Fortrose Academy Greenland Expedition – support for Youngsters from Cromarty
  • Acorns Childcare – towards equipment costs
  • Cromarty Splash & Dash

In 2014:

  • Cromarty Youth Café – towards running costs (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Youth Café – employment of P/T Youth Worker (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Primary School – towards travel costs for swimming lessons (agreed for 7 years)
  • Cromarty Youth Opera
  • Cromarty Sailing Project
  • Cromarty Arts Trust – Chanter Classes – to cover tutor fees
  • Three Corners of Cromarty

In 2015:

  • Cromarty Youth Café – towards running costs (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Youth Café – employment of P/T Youth Worker (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Primary School – towards travel costs for swimming lessons (agreed for 7 years)
  • Cromarty Youth Opera - towards overall performance costs
  • Cromarty Sailing Project - towards overall costs
  • Cromarty Arts Trust – Chanter Classes – to cover tutor fees
  • Cromarty Tennis & Sports Club - towards coaching and equipment

In 2016:

  • Cromarty Youth Café – towards running costs (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Youth Café – employment of P/T Youth Worker (agreed for 5 years)
  • Cromarty Primary School – towards travel costs for swimming lessons (agreed for 7 years)
  • Cromarty Youth Opera - towards overall performance costs
  • Cromarty Sailing Project - towards tuition costs and running fees
  • Cromarty Arts Trust – Chanter Classes – to cover tutor fees
  • Cromarty Tennis & Sports Club - towards coaching costs and purchase of equipment for juniors
  • Acorns Childcare - to provide computer hardware

In 2017:

  • Cromarty Youth Café towards running costs (agreed for a further 3  years until 10/2020)
  • Cromarty Youth Café employment of P/T Youth Worker (agreed for a further 3  years until 10/2020)
  • Cromarty Primary School towards travel costs for swimming lessons (agreed until 2019)
  • Cromarty Arts Trust – Chanter Classes – to cover tutor fees
  • Cromarty Tennis & Sports Club - towards coaching costs and Level 2  training costs
  • Cromarty Community Rowing Club - towards costs of life jackets and RYA training costs