Oak Foundation commits its resources to address issues of global, social and environmental concern, particularly those that have a major impact on the lives of the disadvantaged. With offices in Europe, Africa, India and North America, we make grants to organisations in approximately 40 countries worldwide.

Child Abuse
Housing and Homelessness
International Human Rights
Issues Affecting Women
Learning Differences
Special Interest
Joint India Programme


“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it’s the only thing that ever has.”
Margaret Mead,
Cultural anthropologist and author

Annual Report

Grant Spotlight

Børns Vilkår

To hire a lawyer to work at Børns Vilkår – a private, not-for-profit organisation that helps children.

Bogforlaget Frydenlund

To provide support to author and social worker Susanne Fabricius to write a book about honour-related conflicts.

St Katharine's the Danish Church in London

To support the renovation of the Danish Church in London, which is the only Danish church in London. For many Danes it is also a meeting place away from home where they participate in social, cultural and religious events. The Church is also used for Danish language classes for Danish children and adults.

Rainbow Trust Children's Charity

To help Rainbow Trust Children’s Charity raise its profile and increase the number of families it cares for in northeast London and Essex in England. Rainbow Trust Children’s Charity is the leading charity in England, providing expert social palliative care to families who have a child with a life threatening or terminal illness. It supports around 2,000 families a year.