SOF Charitable Trust

The Charity was established by a Trust Deed completed on the 3rd June 2014, and is registered with the Charity Commission with reference number 1158435. It is independent of the Society of Old Framlinghamians, though its Objects are complementary to those of the Society.

Our aim

To provide financial support to Pupils and Staff of Framlingham College and Framlingham College Prep School (FCPS) – Current and Past, and to Framlingham College and FCPS, for education, sport, other extra curricular activities and welfare.

Grants and Awards

We are a relatively young charity with limited financial support. We are grateful to the Society of Old Framlinghamians and Old Framlinghamians for their generous support. With our funds…

1. Hardship

We offer hardship support in the following areas:

a. Tuition and boarding fees for pupils attending Framlingham College and FCPS

b. Further education at any establishment

c. Sporting endeavours whether at Framlingham College, FCPS or elsewhere

d. Personal welfare

2. Prizes

We fund the following prizes, which are awarded on the recommendation of the College authorities.

  • Mawby
  • Bromage
  • Wallace
  • Karen Buttenshaw
  • Old Framlinghamians
  • Albert
  • Ellis Arthur
  • Jonathan Hulley

3. Moreau Leaving Scholarships

Each year, we fund a 3-year award of £1,000 p.a. to help two carefully selected leavers establish themselves in their chosen careers. For more information, please visit the Moreau Leaving Scholarships page by clicking here.

4. Framlingham College and Framlingham College Prep School

We endeavour to support the above establishments through direct funding of or contributions to buildings, equipment and facilities.

5. Non-charitable Awards

If you are seeking funding for a project which does not fall under any of the above headings, but is connected to the Society of Old Framlinghamians, then please apply to the Society.

Donation Options

By Standing Order

Complete a standing order form yourself with the following details:

Society of Old Framlinghamians Charitable Trust
HSBC, 12 Tavern Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 3AZ
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Donation with Gift Aid

If you would like to make a donation, together with any Gift Aid, then please print a Gift Aid Form (click here) and send it to the Hon Treasurer.

Donate regularly

If you wish to donate on a regular basis, then please print a Banker’s Order (click here) and send it to the Hon Treasurer.