FUNDING: Arts Council/ National Academy for Social Prescribing – Thriving Communities Fund

Funding made possible by National Academy for Social Prescribing (providing £1.15 million) and the Arts Council (providing £250,000), the initiative also includes NHS England, Sport England, Natural England, the Office for Civil Society, the Money & Pensions Service and NHS Charities Together as strategic partners This funding is designed to increase social connectedness, and help … Continue reading FUNDING: Arts Council/ National Academy for Social Prescribing – Thriving Communities Fund

FUNDING: South Oxfordshire Councillor Grants Scheme

Brilliant news, the South Councillor Grant Scheme is now open for applications from non-profit community organisations and town and parish councils whose primary purpose is to benefit the residents of South Oxfordshire. Each South Oxfordshire district councillor has £5,000 to award to projects or services that offer community benefits in their ward area. This year … Continue reading FUNDING: South Oxfordshire Councillor Grants Scheme

FUNDING: UK Youth Fund – for Youth organisations with income under £250,000

The UK Youth Fund – Covid Relief has been created to support youth organisations who have not had access to the crisis funding they require to survive the Covid pandemic. Youth organisations with an income of under £250,000, that are based in, and deliver their work in England are eligible to apply for up to … Continue reading FUNDING: UK Youth Fund – for Youth organisations with income under £250,000

FUNDING: People’s Health Trust – Active Communities in Oxfordshire

New funding available for local groups in parts of Oxfordshire, Buckinghamshire and Milton Keynes Local groups and organisations with great ideas to make their communities an even better place to live are now invited to apply for funding to turn their ideas into reality. People’s Health Trust has just launched Active Communities in parts of … Continue reading FUNDING: People’s Health Trust – Active Communities in Oxfordshire

FUNDING: University of Oxford small grants scheme (closes 4th December)

The Small Community Grants Scheme has opened for 2020/21 and applications are now being accepted for the first round. Anyone wishing to apply should do so by Friday 4th December 2020. The Community Fund Management Board will meet on the week commencing Monday 7th December to review the applications. A total of £50,000 is available … Continue reading FUNDING: University of Oxford small grants scheme (closes 4th December)

FUNDING: CAF Resilience Fund – supporting the people hardest hit by Covid-19. Closes 10th November

The CAF Resilience Fund exists to help charitable organisations in England that support the people hardest hit by Covid-19. Through hundreds of targeted grants, this fund will support those working with vulnerable and disadvantaged groups such as those living in deprived areas, those supporting Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities and people with disabilities. Both … Continue reading FUNDING: CAF Resilience Fund – supporting the people hardest hit by Covid-19. Closes 10th November

FUNDING: Peter Harrison Foundation – Special Needs and Care for Children and Young People

The Foundation welcomes applications from registered charities whose beneficiaries are in Berkshire; Buckinghamshire; Hampshire; Isle of Wight; Kent; Oxfordshire; Surrey; East Sussex; and West Sussex. Funding is given to registered charities for the following types of project: Projects that work with or benefit disabled, chronically or terminally ill children and provide support for their parents … Continue reading FUNDING: Peter Harrison Foundation – Special Needs and Care for Children and Young People

FUNDING: Friends of the Elderly – small grants for vulnerable older people

Small grants are available to support vulnerable older people living on low incomes in England and Wales. Friends of the Elderly currently have four grant streams open for older people who are of/over state pension age, have savings of less than £4,000, and who do not fit the criteria for other funders: Home Essentials to … Continue reading FUNDING: Friends of the Elderly – small grants for vulnerable older people

FUNDING: Charities Aid Foundation – Covid-19 Resilience Fund (closes 10th Nov)

The CAF Resilience Fund exists to help charitable organisations in England that support the people hardest hit by Covid-19. Through hundreds of targeted grants, this fund will support those working with vulnerable and disadvantaged groups such as those living in deprived areas, those supporting Black, Asian and minority ethnic communities and people with disabilities. Both … Continue reading FUNDING: Charities Aid Foundation – Covid-19 Resilience Fund (closes 10th Nov)

FUNDING: Anton Jurgens Charitable Trust – Grants for socially disadvantaged and/or disabilities

The aim of the Trust is to ‘alleviate suffering by making grants to charitable organisations that try to help those who are vulnerable in our society’. Applications can be submitted by UK registered charities and should clearly state whether the grant would be used for the running costs of the charity or for a particular … Continue reading FUNDING: Anton Jurgens Charitable Trust – Grants for socially disadvantaged and/or disabilities