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Total of £48,000 Approved This Quarter

Total of £48,000 Approved This Quarter

The Sir Thomas White Loan Charity is delighted to announce that a total of £48,000 has been approved in interest-free business and education loans, following the Charity’s first round of interviews with prospective borrowers in 2017.

Of this figure a total £42,000 was approved to help new businesses start up in Leicestershire, including a new manufacturer of maternity lingerie, an online outlet for unique art and prints, a pie manufacturer and an online travel company.

In addition, a further £6,000 was approved as an education loan, allowing one graduate to continue their studies at post-graduate level.

The Sir Thomas White Loan Charity provides nine-year interest-free loans to help people aged between 18 and 35 within Leicestershire and Rutland, either to assist business start-up or progress educational qualifications.

The Charity’s next round of interviews with prospective borrowers is in May. For more information on business loans, please CLICK HERE.

For details of our education loans, please CLICK HERE.

Should you have any questions, please email info@stwcharity.co.uk or call 0116 204 6620.