Trust manager, Philomena Cullen, reflects on the opportunities and challenges facing the Trust as it heads into 2024.
CPT Trustee, Matt Wall, reflects on his recent project visit to our charity partner the Caritas Carmel Care Centre, where he finds a type of Christmas fellowship, that operates all year round.
Our current large grants round opened on 11th January 2024 and applications must be submitted on our online application form by 5pm on 22nd February 2024. Please see our 'Make an application' section for further details about how to apply.
Our next small grants round will open in Autumn 2024, and dates will be available on our website on 31st August 2024.
The Charles Plater Trust is a charitable organisation dedicated to advancing the work of Father Charles Plater by developing social justice through education. Established as the successor to the former Plater College, Oxford, the Trust makes grants to organisations throughout England and Wales in pursuit of the Plater vision in its modern context.
The Catholic Church has a rich tradition of social teaching, reaching from the early church fathers and philosophers of the past to the saints and activists of today.