Funders and Donors

It is impossible to properly convey our appreciation to all our Funders, but we wish to give a huge thank you to the following who have so generously supported us since 2019 and to those who made anonymous donations.

  • The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
  • Jessie’s Fund
  • The Radcliffe Trust
  • 29th May 1961 Charitable Trust
  • The Albert Hunt Trust
  • Golsoncott Foundation
  • Golsoncott
  • Lynn Foundation
  • Alchemy Foundation
  • Leonard Laity Stoate Charitable Trust
  • The OneFamily Foundation
  • TRIG Covid Recovery Fund (from RES Renewable Energy Sources
  • Clare Milne Trust


  • Blanchminster Trust
  • HDH Wills 1965 Charitable Trust
  • Cornwall Community Foundation – Bude Fund
  • Ardwick Trust
  • Norman Family Charitable Trust

Funders in the past include

  • Christina Aitchison Trust
  • The Duchy Health Charity
  • The Barnstaple and North Devon Dispensary Fund
  • Wessex Youth Trust

Fundraising Events

We were unable to hold any fundraising events in 2020 or 2021 due to Covid-19 but we were delighted to be able to hold a SWSW Garden Party combined with SWSW Prize-giving ceremony in July 2022.   Our thanks to all who attended and especially to Jill and Richard Wellby who hosted the event.

We are most grateful to all the people who have arranged Fundraising Events in recent years, especially:

  • Jill and Richard Wellby, Morwenstow, for their annual Coffee and Carols
  • Our Patron, Rosie Richardson and the Cadon Choir for choral concerts
  • Our Patron, Duncan Honeybourne, for his piano recitals and talk about Autism
  • The Petrovian Orchestra, Barnstaple
  • Bude Independent Theatre Society (B.I.T.S)
  • Bude Choral
  • Friggin Riggin
  • Hartland Chamber Orchestra
  • Waitrose, Holsworthy
  • Bude Carnival

How can you help?

There are several ways in which you can help:

  • Make a donation – any amount is appreciated.
  • Become a Friend – download a Form here
  • Arrange a Fundraising Event
  • Leave us a Legacy

For further details about any of these, please phone Sound Waves South West on 01288 331368 or contact us by email at