As organisers of the Symposium, the Hamlyn Centre’s one of its primary sources of funding is from The Helen Hamlyn Trust.
The Helen Hamlyn Trust, established in 2001 as a successor to The Helen Hamlyn Foundation, is an independent grant-making Trust. Its principal focus is on the initiation of medium and long-term projects linked to the shared interests of Lady Hamlyn and her late husband, Lord Hamlyn.
The Trust’s core ethos is to support the development of innovative projects, which aim to effect lasting change and improve quality of life.
The Trust works in the fields of: medicine; the arts and culture; education and welfare; healthy ageing; international humanitarian affairs; and heritage and conservation in India.