The Reading Room Trust

20130507_092058An educational charity set up by and for the villagers of Staverton. Initially set up to help villagers and later, the workmen constructing the local railway. A room in a local property was set aside for bible teachings.

Later, when the owner passed away, some of the proceeds from the house were put into a trust fund, the income from which is used today to help those in need of educational financial assistance.

The trust is available to consider applications for financial assistance for the benefit of the community of Staverton, Northamptonshire.

If you would like to be considered for assistance from the trust, please contact the website administrator at stavertonwebsite@btinternet.com  who will pass your details on to the charities trustees.

 

Excerpt from the first recorded minutes dated 23rd October 1913

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