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Scouts from St Aidens Scout Group as part of Songs from the Somme

Abigail Robinson

Opera Sunderland is a registered charity and a company limited by guarantee. Support from organisations and people like you that make our work happen. 

Thank you to everyone who has supported us in our journey so far. 

Since 2015 the following funders have supported our work:

  • City of Sunderland Council 
  • Community Foundation Tyne & Wear and Northumberland  
  • D'Oyly Carte Charitable Trust 
  • Linden Fund 
  • N. Smith Charitable Settlement 
  • National Lottery through Arts Council England 
  • Normanby Charitable Trust 
  • Sir James Knott Trust 
  • Sunday for Sammy Trust 
  • Sunderland Cultural Partnership 
  • T&W High Sheriff's Award 
  • The Cultural Spring 
  • The Joicey Trust 

We are also grateful to a number of individual donors.

Funders who supported our work prior to 2015 are acknowledged within opera and events pages. 

Since 2015 we’ve worked with the following organisations as delivery partners:

  • A Love Supreme 
  • Beamish Museum 
  • City of Sunderland Council 
  • Community Ventures 
  • Curiosity Creative 
  • Foundation of Light 
  • Grindon Hall Christian School 
  • HOPS Healing Opportunities Wellbeing Service 
  • Hylton Castle Working Men's Club 
  • JUMP 
  • Making Music 
  • Michelle Fox & Duffel Films 
  • Red House Academy 
  • Sandhill View Community Arts School 
  • St Aidans Cub Scout Group 
  • St George's United Reformed Church 
  • Sunderland Association Football Club 
  • Sunderland City Council Library Service 
  • Sunderland Minster 
  • Sunderland Sikh Association 
  • The Cultural Spring 
  • Thornhill School 
  • West Park United Reformed Church 
  • Whitburn Parish Hall