Constance Ackroyd Trust and RSL Care to provide accommodation support for veterans in need
The Constance Ackroyd Trust, managed by Perpetual has awarded RSL Care a grant worth $120,000 over three years to provide updated accommodation to financially disadvantaged veterans.
The Constance Ackroyd Trust was established by the late Professor Joyce Speed in memory of her mother. RSL Care will receive $40,000 a year over a three year period with the funding used to renovate four RSL Care independent living units, which will be leased to financially disadvantaged veterans at a concessional rate.
The trustees for The Constance Ackroyd Trust are Perpetual, who are leaders in philanthropic fund management and Jennifer Callaghan.
RSL Care CEO Mr Craig Mills said RSL Care was delighted to have been selected for the funding.“We are so pleased Perpetual has successfully matched RSL Care with a trust that was looking for a good project to support,” he said.
“The activities undertaken with the grant funds will assist RSL Care to provide a wonderful living environment for our veterans who given so much serving the nation... Click here to read the full article.