Oxford City Council – Funding: COVID Emergency Assistance (food and essential supplies)

The Local Authority Emergency Assistance Grant for Food and Essential Supplies is to support people who are struggling to afford food and other essentials due to COVID-19. Organisations such as community groups and support services can apply for this scheme, up to £5,000 per group. Please visit http://www.oxford.gov.uk/EAgrant for more details or contact James Baughan … Continue reading Oxford City Council – Funding: COVID Emergency Assistance (food and essential supplies)

FUNDING: Trusthouse Charitable Trust – grants addressing rural issues and urban deprivation (reopening in Autumn)

The Trusthouse Charitable Foundation awards grants to small, well-established charitable organisations (annual income under £500,000) who address local issues in areas of extreme urban deprivation, or in remote and fragile rural communities. Not currently open for grants but reviewing in Autumn. Rural Issues Projects that look to support communities in cities, towns, villages and areas with 10,000 … Continue reading FUNDING: Trusthouse Charitable Trust – grants addressing rural issues and urban deprivation (reopening in Autumn)

FUNDING: The Fores’s RAFT Transition Fund – small charities and social enterprises (opens 21/09/20

In Autumn 2020, The Fore’s RAFT Transition Fund is offering unrestricted grants of up to £15,000 to help fantastic small charities and social enterprises plan for the longer term and gain a stronger footing in a post-coronavirus world. The Transition Fund will offer grants in two rounds.  The first round has now closed for registration, … Continue reading FUNDING: The Fores’s RAFT Transition Fund – small charities and social enterprises (opens 21/09/20

FUNDING: Disability Action – Emergency funding for Disabled People’s Organisations

Disabled People’s Organisations (DPOs) COVID-19 Emergency Fund is now open for applications (8 September 2020). The £1.5m National Emergencies Trust (NET) funding will support grassroots DPOs across the UK, who have found it difficult to access funding, to respond to the COVID-19 needs of Disabled people[1]. The funding will be administered and distributed through a partnership of … Continue reading FUNDING: Disability Action – Emergency funding for Disabled People’s Organisations

FUNDING: Comic Relief/METRO – LGBTQ+ COVID-19 funding for groups with turnover under £100,000

The LGBTQ+ COVID-19 Fund is funded by Comic Relief, and METRO is the lead intermediary partner distributing these funds to the sector. The Fund is for LGBTQ+ community-led organisations and groups to support their vital role in supporting LGBTQ+ communities through the coronavirus pandemic and beyond. Five regional panels will assess and allocate the funds. … Continue reading FUNDING: Comic Relief/METRO – LGBTQ+ COVID-19 funding for groups with turnover under £100,000

FUNDING: Oxfordshire Community Foundation – small grants scheme to support COVID-19 response/recovery – closes on 9th Sept

New OCF COVID-19 Small Grants now open Our COVID-19 Small Grants application form will close next Wednesday, 9th September at midday.   A new round of small grants to support COVID-19 response and recovery from Oxfordshire Community Foundation is now open for applications. Grants between £250 and £2,000 are available to small, local organisations working … Continue reading FUNDING: Oxfordshire Community Foundation – small grants scheme to support COVID-19 response/recovery – closes on 9th Sept

FUNDING: Tesco Bags of Help Covid-19 Fund – closes on 18th September 2020

Tesco Bags of Help Covid-19 Communities Fund is still available across all regions, however, the last day applications will be considered is Friday 18th September 2020. The £500 grant is available to help organisations that have been supporting the vulnerable during the pandemic. It can fund organisations that have experienced increased demand, had disrupted services, … Continue reading FUNDING: Tesco Bags of Help Covid-19 Fund – closes on 18th September 2020

FUNDING: Culture Recovery Fund – apply by 4th Sept 2020

Culture Recovery Fund: Grants Financial support for cultural organisations that were financially stable before Covid-19, but are now at imminent risk of failure. Who can apply: Cultural organisations (both profit and not for profit) based in England that are properly constituted and are registered at Companies House and/or Charity Commission, and are able to produce … Continue reading FUNDING: Culture Recovery Fund – apply by 4th Sept 2020

FUNDING: Magic Little Grants – sports/exercise, apply by 31st October 2020

Magic Little Grants 2020 Together with Postcode Community Trust, a grant giving charity funded by players of People's Postcode Lottery, Localgiving is delighted to offer charitable organisations the opportunity to apply for grants of £500. The fund will be awarding over 900 grants to community projects across Great Britain. Successful projects will support and inspire people to participate in sports … Continue reading FUNDING: Magic Little Grants – sports/exercise, apply by 31st October 2020

FUNDING: Independent Age Grants Fund – for smaller organisations working with older people

Reaching older people most likely to be missing out – now and beyond the coronavirus pandemic. Coronavirus has changed the lives of everyone in the UK, but this is particularly true for our older generation who remain amongst the most affected. Before coronavirus struck the nation, Independent Age was exploring how to strengthen collaboration with … Continue reading FUNDING: Independent Age Grants Fund – for smaller organisations working with older people