Be part of the Batemans-Satkaarya Grand 100!

The Grand 100 are 100 amazing Batemans supporters each pledging to donate £1,000 over a 12-month period.

Together they will raise £100,000 of the £250,000 we need to build a primary school and community training centre to help underprivileged children in Chennai, south India. For more detailed information about our plans, you can download our Development proposal.

How does it work?

To become part of the Grand 100, you can donate £1,000 right now via our Grand 100 JustGiving page or send a cheque to The Batemans Trust, 27 Stocks Lane, Steventon, Nr Abingdon, OXON, OX13 6SS (please write Grand 100 on the back).

To make a pledge to raise £1,000 over the year, please email

We will send you some fundraising support, a logo and a fundraising thermometer.

Who’s involved?

So far, the supporters that have pledged to be part of the Grand 100 include:

Spring Park Capital

Old Buckenham Hall School in Suffolk

CPL in Cambridge

Cambridge Sashcraft

Greenwich Free School