|South West Water Charitable Donations Committee Guidelines|
We support applications from within the South West Water service area - Devon, Cornwall and small parts of Dorset and Somerset
We support activities which build and benefit communities, whether sporting, cultural, educational, social or environmental
There is no requirement for charitable status, though please provide details of your status if you have it
Donations are generally only made once a year to a particular charity, cause or individual
Donations normally range from £50 to £1,000 for projects; we do not as a rule fund running costs.
Donations for medical research are excluded
Donations are not made to appeals intended to promote a particular political or denominational affiliation
We do consider appeals from individuals or groups taking part in a community project abroad
We do not provide support to personal development trips abroad, unless associated with water industry charity WaterAid
We do not provide support to further education for individuals.