Funding: Tesco Bags of Help – Community Grants of up to £2,000

Bags of Help is Tesco’s local community grant scheme where the money raised by the carrier bag charge in Tesco stores is being used to fund thousands of community projects. The projects must meet the criteria of bringing benefits to the community. Grants of up to £2,000 are available. Tesco community grants fund thousands of … Continue reading Funding: Tesco Bags of Help – Community Grants of up to £2,000

Funding: Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust – Music and Arts Projects for People with Disabilities

Grant Rounds 1 and 2 Music and the Arts This year, we will support projects focussing on improving opportunities and access for people with one or more of the following: physical disabilities learning disabilities mental health difficulties. We particularly welcome projects that are focussed on Outreach. Application Period: 1st - 28th February Amount: £1,000 Eligibility: Minimum operating income and … Continue reading Funding: Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust – Music and Arts Projects for People with Disabilities

Funding: Paul Hamlyn Foundation – Youth Fund for age range 14 – 25

Overview of the Youth Fund The Youth Fund supports organisations whose main purpose is to help young people (aged 14-25) who face complex transitions to adulthood. We concentrate our support on those experiencing the most challenging circumstances: young people who are socially excluded or marginalised, whose experiences are often hidden or less well known, and … Continue reading Funding: Paul Hamlyn Foundation – Youth Fund for age range 14 – 25

Funding: Comic Relief – Future Lookin’ Good (Young People 11 – 25)

We would like to fund proposals focussed on young people aged 11 – 25 years old from groups under-served by current services, because we believe that services should be inclusive and support those most in need. We will only fund proposals that clearly outline how they will support young people to succeed in adulthood.  For … Continue reading Funding: Comic Relief – Future Lookin’ Good (Young People 11 – 25)

Funding: Defra/ACRE – Village Hall Improvement Grants

The grant funding is managed by ACRE on behalf of Defra with support from the ACRE Network. The grant aims to help fund the updating and refurbishment of village halls so that they are fit for purpose and provide activities which seek to achieve one or more of the following outcomes for their communities: •Improved health and wellbeing/reduction … Continue reading Funding: Defra/ACRE – Village Hall Improvement Grants

Funding: Children in Need – next application deadline 13/01/20

BBC Children in Need’s vision is that all children and young people in the UK have a safe, happy and secure childhood and the chance to fulfil their potential. Projects we fund make differences in children’s lives that help prevent or overcome the effects of the disadvantages they face. Projects achieve these differences by either … Continue reading Funding: Children in Need – next application deadline 13/01/20

Funding: Weavers’ Company Benevolent Fund – Young disadvantaged people and young offenders

Guidelines for Applicants  The Weavers' Company Benevolent Fund was set up in 1973 with funds from The Worshipful Company of Weavers, which is the oldest City of London Livery Company and has a history dating back before 1130 AD. The Benevolent Fund is the Charity through which the Company directs its main charitable giving and … Continue reading Funding: Weavers’ Company Benevolent Fund – Young disadvantaged people and young offenders

Funding: Lloyds Bank Foundation – grants for charities with income above £25k and below £1m

Eligible for support are charities with an income between £25,000 and £1m across England and Wales tackling complex social issues such as mental health, homelessness and domestic abuse and with a proven track record of helping people achieve positive change in their local communities. Core funding grants worth up to £100,000 are now available for small and … Continue reading Funding: Lloyds Bank Foundation – grants for charities with income above £25k and below £1m

Funding: The Ragdoll Foundation – grants for promoting arts and creativity for children

The Ragdoll Foundation is dedicated to supporting the creation, appreciation and awareness of imaginative and innovative content, programmes and projects that reflect the world from a child’s point of view. Our primary purpose is to make grants for charitable purposes that:  Evidence the power of arts and creativity and their transformative power for children … Continue reading Funding: The Ragdoll Foundation – grants for promoting arts and creativity for children

Funding: Postcode Community Trust – grants round opens 21st January 2020

Grants of £500 - £20,000 are available for projects that benefit communities through , arts and physical recreation programmes, reducing isolation and improving community health and wellbeing. Postcode Community Trust funds projects in Great Britain of up to 12 months in length. Projects are programmes of work which are limited in scope and seek to … Continue reading Funding: Postcode Community Trust – grants round opens 21st January 2020