Sir Allen McClay established the McClay Foundation on 31st July 2008, a company limited by guarantee having charitable status. Prior to this on 23rd May 1997, Sir Allen McClay had established the McClay Trust, a charitable trust constituted by a Declaration of Trust. Transfer of the assets of the Trust to the Foundation took place on 16th February 2009.
Advance the use of diagnostic tools and drugs in the prevention, control and cure of disease
Support and encourage research and innovation
Ensure latest advances in healthcare are available to all, including developing countries
Generate and promote employment opportunities
The Directors of The Foundation have agreed to concentrate the distribution of funds for the next 3 - 5 years into three strategic areas in line with the objectives of The Foundation.