The Foundling Museum would like to thank all our supporters whose generosity enables us to raise money for our charity and continue our ambitious and important programmes.

Current supporters

The Alfred Gillett Trust
Richard & Diana Allan
Robert Aitken
Arts Council England
Art Fund
Judith Bollinger
Peter Brown
The Cadogan Charity
Chris Cotton
The Colonial Dames of America
The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
The Eranda Rothschild Foundation
The Ernest Cook Trust
The Esmeé Fairbairn Foundation
The Foyle Foundation
The Friends of Thomas Coram
The Garfield Weston Foundation
The Golden Bottle Trust
Heritage Lottery Fund
The Hogarth Group
John Lyon’s Charity
The John Paul Getty Jr Charitable Trust
W Eugene Johnston
Larissa Joy
The Loveday Charitable Trust
Jamie & Julia Korner
Camilla & Julian Mash
The Michael Bishop Foundation
The Monument Trust
Jim Moyes
Oak Foundation
Old Coram Association
Julia Paton
The Paul Mellon Centre
David Pike
The Pilgrim Trust
Simon & Victoria Robey
The Rose Foundation
Frederick Scheetz
Sir Sigmund Warburg’s Voluntary Settlement
The 1739 Club
The 1741 Club
The 1750 Club
The Wellcome Trust
Paul Zuckerman



The Foundling Museum was established in 2004 thanks to the generous support of the following donors.

Principal funder

National Heritage Lottery Fund

Supporting funders

Richard and Diana Allan
Sir Michael Bishop CBE
Bridge House Trust
Esmond & Susie Bulmer
The Cadogan Charity
The Clore Duffield Foundation
Credit Suisse First Boston
The Dr Mortimer & Theresa Sackler Foundation
Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
The Foundation for Sport & the Arts
The Foyle Foundation
The Garfield Weston Foundation
Sir Paul Getty KBE
The Golden Bottle Trust
The Headley Trust
The John Ellerman Foundation
Jamie & Julia Korner
Peter & Carol Lawrence
The Linbury Trust
The Manifold Trust
Paul Mellon KBE
The Michael Marks Charitable Trust
John & Sally Morton Morris
Jon Moulton
National Arts Collection Fund (with a contribution from the Wolfson Foundation)
Jannion Newton
Parnassus Foundation
PF Charitable Trust
The Pilgrim Trust
The Hon Richard & Victoria Sharp
Sir Siegmund Warburg’s Voluntary Settlement
Hugh & Catherine Stevenson
Patrick & Mavis Walker
Wellcome Trust


We are grateful to our Foundling Friends and Patrons, members of the 1700 Clubs and the Exhibition Supporters’ Circles for their ongoing support. We are also indebted to those donors who wish to remain anonymous.