The primary objective of the Mayden Foundation is to provide free-to-use web information services for the public benefit. These web projects will be in the areas supported by the Foundation’s aims where we believe there is a clear need – or in a new area that does not appear to be adequately covered. The Foundation will act as a crucible for new projects, helping to get them established and supporting the initial web development required. In time it is hoped that successful projects will be able to stand alone and become independent of the Foundation, both with secure funding streams and appropriate technical support infrastructure. The Foundation aims to launch at least one new website each year and welcomes ideas from anyone who might have a suitable project in mind. The Foundation has been pleased to support the following projects to date: