Major grants are made by this Committee to a wide range of qualified causes such as the R.N.L.I. and Shelter Boxes for the Haitian earthquake. The fund does not disburse funds for staffing costs, but supplies equipment and humanitarian relief. Since the start of this century the fund has made over 145 grants totalling just short of £13 Million. These include grants of £1.4 Million to Barts Cancer Hospital in 2010, £1.6 Million R.N.L.I. – Tamar Lifeboat in 2008, £3 Million The Royal Life Saving Society in 2006 and over £2 Million to Prostate Cancer Care in 2004.