The Lord's Taverners
We are a club and a charity whose mission is to 'give young people particularly those with special needs a sporting chance'. Since 1950 we have raised �30m for schools, clubs and special needs organisations. Each year we distribute over �1.6m in grant aid in the following proportions; 50% to youth cricket and 50% to supplying specially adapted minibuses, facilities and sports and recreational equipment for young people with special needs. We are accredited as Cricket's Official Charity, our 12th man and Patron is HRH The Duke of Edinburgh KG KT.