International Students Trust is formed thanks to the enthusiasm and generosity of the Hon. Patrick Wills, the British Council and the Dulverton Trust. Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother was very interested in Mary’s work and kept updated regularly. The Trust was registered as a charity with the Queen Mother as patron. Its aims were and remain:
With the support of the Queen Mother and founding Chairman Lord Grafton, the Trust partnered with the Crown Estate to rebuild historic Park Crescent East for educational purposes.