FUNDING: OCF – Small and Vital grants programme (up to £1500) closes on 16/12/19

Oxfordshire Community Foundation - Small and Vital Grants (up to £1,500) This programme will prioritise applications where the group has a small annual income and our funding will form a significant part of the project. These grants are for smaller expenses or materials, such as sports or arts equipment, volunteer expenses, transport or sessional costs or equipping … Continue reading FUNDING: OCF – Small and Vital grants programme (up to £1500) closes on 16/12/19

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

Funding: National Gardens Scheme – Community Gardens Grants up to £5000

National Garden Scheme Community Gardens Award Applications open annually in early September and close on 31st December. Applicants are advised of the outcome during March the following year. National Garden Scheme Community Gardens Award provides funding to amateur gardeners from community groups in England and Wales to create a garden or similar project (such as … Continue reading Funding: National Gardens Scheme – Community Gardens Grants up to £5000

Funding: Masonic Charitable Foundation – funding for Early Years and Later Life for registered charities

With grants totalling over £5 million each year, we help thousands of disadvantaged and vulnerable people to live happy, fulfilling lives and participate actively in society. Over the last forty years, we have provided over £130 million to charities. The MCF’s work is funded solely through the generous donations of Freemasons under the United Grand … Continue reading Funding: Masonic Charitable Foundation – funding for Early Years and Later Life for registered charities

Funding: Nationwide Community Grants Programme – Housing Projects for the most vulnerable

Nationwide is looking for housing projects that support the most vulnerable by: Preventing people from losing their home Helping people into a home Supporting people to thrive within the home environment Charities, Community Land Trusts and housing co-operatives can apply for grants of between £10,000 and £50,000 to make a change in their local area. … Continue reading Funding: Nationwide Community Grants Programme – Housing Projects for the most vulnerable

Funding: Oxfordshire Community Foundation – Delivering Impact Grants opens on 14/11/19

Amounts available: £1,501–£10,000 Group annual income: Maximum £1 million Type of cost: Core costs, project or programme work corresponding to OCF’s key grant-making priorities in 2019: community friendship and educational inequality Timescales: Costs expected within the next six to 12 months Next opening date: Educational Inequality – opens 14th November 2019 at midday More details: https://oxfordshire.org/grants/delivering-impact-programme/  

Funding: Comic Relief – project delivery grants of up to £4,000

Project delivery grants of up to £4000 will support grassroots organisations to deliver projects that address Comic Relief’s four strategic themes. Projects should be able to clearly show, the local need for the project, robust planning, and legacy. Examples of project delivery grants:  Training for parents and carers to help support  their children’s development before … Continue reading Funding: Comic Relief – project delivery grants of up to £4,000

Funding: Music for All – grants for community projects

Music for All The Music For All Charity believes that everyone should have the opportunity to learn to play music. Making music changes lives. But not enough people are fortunate enough to have access to musical instruments or ways to help them to learn and discover. Individual Grant: Not everyone is fortunate enough to have access … Continue reading Funding: Music for All – grants for community projects

Funding: National Lottery Community Fund – Climate Action Fund

The Climate Action Fund will support communities across the UK to take action on climate change. These communities will demonstrate what is possible when people take the lead in tackling climate change. With National Lottery funding, they will work together, share their learning and be active participants in a broader movement of change. Area UK-wide … Continue reading Funding: National Lottery Community Fund – Climate Action Fund