The BT Benevolent Fund

The Fund serves past and present BT people, and their dependents, who are suffering financial hardship. This includes:

  • present BT Group employees
  • past BT Group employees, whether pensionable or not
  • present or future BT Group pensioners
  • and the dependents of any of the above

The Fund gives grants for a variety of needs, such as white goods and adaptations for disability.

Last updated on 21 June 2019

Who is eligible?

The Fund serves past and present BT people, and their dependents, who are suffering financial hardship.

  • present BT Group employees
  • past BT Group employees, whether pensionable or not
  • present or future BT Group pensioners
  • and the dependents of any of the above

How to apply?

Individuals can apply directly. Contact the fund by telephone or email for an application form:

Telephone: 020 8726 2145

Email: benevolent@bt.com

Applications are considered all year round and the fund will inform applicants whether they are successful or not.

Other information

The Fund makes grants amounting to about £850,000 every year.

Contact details

BT Benevolent Fund
Room 323, Reading Central Telephone Exchange,
41 Minster Street, Reading
Berkshire
RG1 2JB
Telephone: 020 8726 2145
Email: benevolent@bt.com
Web: http://www.benevolent.bt.com/bf