Category Archives: Guest Blog

New Technology Grant for Institute in the Park

In July 2019 we made our second grant to Institute in the Park at the University of Liverpool, underpinning our long term relationship with them in supporting vital research into childhood illnesses. Our grant of £13,717 covered the cost of a 4D Nucleofactor platform from Lonza. This system will facilitate an area of research that […]

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Impressive research into Alzheimers underway at UWE

The Foundation is committed to supporting both research into Alzheimers and organisations giving practical help  for those suffering from the disease and their caring families. In 2018 we found Brace, a charity in Bristol, with a good record of research into dementia. After much discussion with them we decided to support the research work being […]

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Computers and toys transforming lives at Southside

This year we came across a special charity called Southside which is focused on improving the lives of the underprivileged in parts of Bath. The focus of their work is compelling and the people involved are inspirational. After lots of discussion we decided to give them a grant to buy much needed computers to help […]

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Foundation’s Grant to Alder Hey Children’s Hospital, Liverpool.

In August 2015, Parry Family Charitable Foundation made a grant of £12000 to fund two personalised bedrooms at the new Alder Hey Children’s Hospital Liverpool. Our guest bloggers Clare White, Chief Executive of Alder Hey Childrens Charity and Jess Carter-Willis,Trusts & Foundations Manager, explain what it means to them and the hospital. “Grants from charitable trusts […]

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Tiger Kloof gets Wi-Fi grant.

In July 2015, Parry Family Charitable Foundation made a grant of £7588 to install Wi-Fi and cover running costs for two years at Tiger Kloof School in the township of Vryburg South Africa.  Hear what our guest blogger Mark Boobbyer, Director of Tiger Kloof Educational Institution, has to say.    “The Wi-Fi is a great success…we […]

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