Who We Support

The Patron’s Fund aims to acknowledge and celebrate the incredible diversity of the charitable organisations for which The Queen acts as a Patron.

Please find below a list of organisations that received a charitable gift from The Patron’s Fund.


NIAB (National Institute of Agricultural Botany)
Rothamsted Research
Royal Agricultural Society of England
Royal Association of British Dairy Farmers
Royal Highland Agricultural Society of Scotland
Royal Horticultural Society of Aberdeen
South of England Agricultural Society
The Royal Agricultural Benevolent Institution
The Royal Bath & West of England Society
The Royal Horticultural Society
The Royal Lancashire Agricultural Society
Royal Windsor Rose & Horticultural Society
Sandringham Estate Cottage Horticultural Society Trust

Built Environment & Architecture

Royal Architectural Institute Of Canada Foundation
Royal Institute of British Architects
The National Churches Trust

Education & Training

An Comunn Gã Idhealach
British School At Rome
Camborne School of Mines Trust
Cumberland Lodge
English-Speaking Union
Goodenough College
Ipswich School
Reed’s School
Portland College
Princess Helena College
Queen Elizabeth Scholarship Trust
Queen Elizabeth’S Hospital
Queen Mary University Of London
Royal Alexandra and Albert School
Royal School of Needlework
Royal West of England Academy
SOAS University of London
St Loye’s CCT
The Association Of Commonwealth Universities
The Gordon Foundation
The Royal School Haslemere
The Royal School PTA
The Royal Scottish Geographical Society
The University Of East Anglia
Trinity Hall, Cambridge
University Of Exeter
The Associated Board of The Royal Schools Of Music
The Royal Caledonian Education Trust
The Royal Medical Foundation
The Royal Pinner School Foundation
University Of Southampton
UWC Atlantic College
Christ’s Hospital Foundation
Glasgow Caledonian University
Reedham Children’s Trust
St. John’s-Ravenscourt School
The National Society (Church Of England And Church In Wales) for the Promotion of Education
The Royal School For The Blind, Liverpool
Wellington College

Science & Technology

British Science Association
Royal Astronomical Society
The Royal Institution of Great Britain
The Royal Photographic Society
Royal Society of Chemistry

Social Clubs

Highland Society of London


Animal Health Trust
Battersea Dogs & Cats Home
Cleveland Bay Horse Society
Dogs Trust
Highland Pony Society
Shire Horse Society
Sport Horse Breeding of Great Britain
The British Horse Society
The Fell Pony Society
The Highland Cattle Society
The Red Poll Cattle Society
Zoological Society of London
Ayrshire Cattle Society of Great Britain And Ireland
Royal Smithfield Club

Business & Industry

Energy Institute
Royal Aeronautical Society
Electrical Industries Charity
The Charity For Civil Servants

Elderly & Retired

The Cinema And Television Benevolent Fund
Friends of the Elderly

History & Heritage

National Horseracing Museum
The Historical Association
The Royal Archaeological Institute
The Society of Antiquaries of Scotland

Healthcare, Medical & Hospices

(Royal Sussex County Hospital) Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust Charitable Fund
Berkshire Health Charitable Fund (King Edward Vii Hospital, Windsor)
British Red Cross
Cancer Society Of New Zealand Incorporated
Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust Charity
Chest Heart & Stroke Scotland
Epilepsy Society
Great Ormond Street Hospital Children’s Charity
Grenfell Association Of Great Britain And Ireland
Imperial College Healthcare Charity
Leonard Cheshire Disability
RCN Foundation
Royal Association for Deaf people
Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals Charity
Royal College of Physicians
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
Royal Society for Public Health
Sue Ryder
The Charterhouse
The Edinburgh and Lothians Health Foundation
The Friends of the Royal London Hospital (Whitechapel)
The Order of St John
The Priory of England and the Islands of the Order of St John
The Queen’s Nursing Institute
The Queen’s Nursing Institute Scotland
The Royal Marsden Cancer Charity
The Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
The Royal Society of Medicine
The Royal Surrey County Hospital’s Charitable Fund
Diabetes UK
Friends of the Royal London Hospital for Integrated Medicine
King Edward VII’s Hospital Sister Agnes
London Catalyst
Moorfields Eye Charity, on behalf of Moorfields Eye Hospital
Royal Hospital for Neuro-disability
Hospital Británico de Buenos Aires
New Zealand Medical Association Incorporated
Royal Medical Benevolent Fund
Stroke Association

Armed Services

Blind Veterans Uk
Church of England Soldiers’, Sailors’ & Airmen’s Clubs
Grenadier Guards Association
RFEA – The Forces Employment Charity
Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund
Royal Air Forces Association
Royal Artillery Institution
Royal Canadian Air Force Association
Royal Marines Association
Royal Military Police Association
Royal Naval Association
Royal New Zealand Returned And Services Association
Seafarers UK
Soldiers’ And Airmen’s Scripture Readers Association
SSAFA, the Armed Forces charity
The Household Cavalry Foundation
The Institution of Royal Engineers
The Royal Air Force Club
The Royal British Legion
The Royal Navy & Royal Marines Children’SsFund
The Royal Navy Officers’ Charity
The Royal Star & Garter Homes
The Scottish Veterans’ Garden City Association
Women’s Royal Army Corps Association
Coming Home Campain (Haig Housing Trust)
Royal Artillery Association
Royal Commonwealth Ex Services League
The Officers’ Association
ABF The Soldiers’ Charity
Royal Air Force Football Association

Children & Young People

CLCGB (The Church Lads’ and Church Girls’ Brigade)
Fashion & Textile Children’S Trust
I CAN Charity
Marine Society and Sea Cadets
Seashell Trust
The Boys’ Brigade
Shaftesbury Young People
Army Cadet Force Association
Combined Cadet Force Association
Save The Children Canada
Royal Merchant Navy Education Foundation


Fauna & Flora International
Manchester Geographical Society
Norfolk Wildlife Trust
Royal Forestry Society
Royal Scottish Forestry Society
The Campaign To Protect Rural England
The Linnean Society Of London
Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust
The Commonwealth Forestry Association

Professional Institution

British Dental Association Trust Fund
Chartered Society of Physiotherapy Charitable Trust
Commonwealth Magistrates’ and Judges’ Association
Institution of Mechanical Engineers
Royal British Society of Sculptors
The British Institute of Radiology
The Magistrates’ Association
Institution of Engineering and Technology
Institution of Gas Engineers & Managers (IGEM)
The Chartered Secretaries’ Charitable Trust

Sports & Recreation

Braemar Royal Highland Charity
Fields in Trust
MCC Foundation
Royal Life Saving Society
YHA ( England and Wales)
Royal Aero Club Trust

Arts & Culture

Art Fund
Edinburgh International Festival Society
London Symphony Orchestra
Piobaireachd Society
Royal Academy of Dance
Royal Academy of Dramatic Art
Royal Albert Hall Trust
Royal College of Music
Royal College of Organists
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Society
Royal Northern College of Music
Royal Scottish National Orchestra
Royal Shakespeare Company
Royal Watercolour Society
RSA (Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce)
Southbank Centre
The British And International Federation Of Festivals For Music, Dance And Speech
The London Library
The Royal Academy of Music
The Royal Ballet School
The Royal Institute of Painters In Water Colours
The Royal Scottish Country Dance Society
The Royal Society of Musicians Of Great Britain
The Windsor and Eton Choral Society
Royal Philharmonic Society
Royal Society of Portrait Painters
The Royal Theatrical Fund

Community & Civic

The Hospital Of Sir John Hawkins, Knight, In Chatham
The Police Rehabilitation Centre
The Printing Chairty
The Queen Victoria Clergy Fund
The Royal African Society
The Royal Commonwealth Society
The Royal Humane Society Of Australasia Inc
The Royal Society of St. George
The Solicitors Benevolent Association Ltd
The Victoria Cross and George Cross Association
Thistle Foundation
Young Women’S Trust
Help Musicians UK
The Anglo-Norse Society
The Lancastrians In London Trust Fund
The Society For The Assistance of Ladies In Reduced Circumstances
The Victoria League for Commonwealth Friendship
Imperial Order Daughters Of The Empire
The Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA)


Bible Society
Church Army
Church Urban Fund
Friends of Winchester Cathedral
Mothers’ Union
SPCK The Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge
The Friends of Canterbury Cathedral
The Mission to Seafarers
The Royal Foundation of St Katharine.
The Society Of Friends of St Michael’S Parish Church, Linlithgow
Church Pastoral Aid Society (CPAS)
Friends of Norwich Cathedral
Sons & Friends of The Clergy
The Council Of Christians And Jews
The Dean And Chapter of The Cathedral Church Of Christ In Oxford Of The Foundation Of King Henry The Eighth
The St Paul’s Cathedral Chorister Trust
The Royal School of Church Music
The Society of Friends of Glasgow Cathedral
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