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    Required supporting documentation

    This looks like a huge list, don’t worry, you won’t need it all, just the documentation that is relevant to YOU. To start the process, you don’t need all the paperwork to hand, you can begin to fill in the form and save it as you go, then ...

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    Adrian Wright

    Chairman of Brindisa Foods, Director/ Shareholder of My Little Travel Bug

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    ​Alex Partridge

    Financial Wellbeing Ambassador, Wagestream

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    What happens after submission

    You can view the progress of your submitted financial aid application using your email address and password to log in to this site. If your application is successful, we will notify you in writing and we will then arrange to make the financial aid payment. Please ...

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    Getting ready to apply for financial aid

    Before you apply, here’s a little more about the process and details about some of the paperwork you may need. And remember, as with everything at the Retail Trust, applying for financial aid is completely confidential and does not affect your credit rating. Don’t need a recap? Apply ...

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    The Retail Trust pension

    The Retail Trust retirement and death benefits scheme

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    Trustees

    Our trustees

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    Executives

    Our executives

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    Ambassadors

    Our ambassadors

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    Elevator mentoring programme in memory of Don McCarthy CBE

    Our mentoring scheme ‘sends the elevator back down’ to those aspiring individuals who will benefit from the experience and expertise of mentors in their given field. 

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    Employability

    Working with trusted training providers and organisations throughout the UK, we partner with retailers to support active jobseekers into a new career in retail. Through the delivery of short courses, we help young people to believe in a brighter future by developing the key life and work skills they need to be ready for their new role.

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    Remember a charity

    Along with 200 other charities, the Retail Trust is proud to be a member of Remember a Charity. Their annual campaign week in September aims to raise awareness of the importance of gifts in wills.

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    Choose the Retail Trust as your charity of choice

    We believe in a world where everyone involved with retail is able to access help and preventative support to manage their health and wellbeing whenever they need it. Partner with us today and together we can transform the lives of people for good.

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    Donate

    People in retail need your help to get through setbacks and difficult life events. Donate today and be there #forthefour. 

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    What happens after submission

    You can view the progress of your submitted financial aid application using your email address and password to log in to this site. If your application is successful, we will notify you in writing and we will then arrange to make the financial aid payment. Please ...

  • required upporting documentation
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    Required supporting documentation

    This looks like a huge list, don’t worry, you won’t need it all, just the documentation that is relevant to YOU. To start the process, you don’t need all the paperwork to hand, you can begin to fill in the form and save it as you go, then ...

  • Young person holding text books
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    Getting ready to apply for financial aid

    Before you apply, here’s a little more about the process and details about some of the paperwork you may need. And remember, as with everything at the Retail Trust, applying for financial aid is completely confidential and does not affect your credit rating. Don’t need a recap? Apply ...

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    Frequently asked questions

    Gift Aid, donations and gifts 

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    Gift Aid

    Gift Aid  is a scheme which allows charities like the Retail Trust to claim the basic rate of tax their donors have paid from HMRC.

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    Our fundraising promise

    Your support and donations are very important to us, and how we fundraise is important too. We want to ensure that you as a supporter of the Retail Trust, feel confident and can trust that all our fundraising is conducted in an open, honest, respectful and lawful manner.