Updates and news from funding campaigns we run and others we’d like to share with our community.

Funding to help bring communities back together

2021-06-09T07:35:18+00:00

About the fund Area: The UK. Suitable for: Charities, not-for-profit companies, Community Interest Companies, unincorporated clubs or associations. Funding size: Between £250 and £1,000. Application deadline: 20th August 2021. As we move into summer and social distancing restrictions (are due to) [...]

Funding to help bring communities back together2021-06-09T07:35:18+00:00

Grants for youth-led volunteering projects that improve the lives of others

2021-06-09T07:33:31+00:00

About the fund Area: England, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Wales. Suitable for: Individuals or groups of young people aged 30 or under. Funding size: Up to £500. Application deadline: Trustees meet four times a year, usually in January, April, July and [...]

Grants for youth-led volunteering projects that improve the lives of others2021-06-09T07:33:31+00:00

Grants to help fix, repair, maintain and improve community facilities for those in need

2021-05-03T16:36:53+00:00

About the fund Area: UK. Suitable for: Local registered charities and not for profit organisations. Funding size: Up to £5,000. Application deadline: Application review dates are in March, June, September and December. The Screwfix Foundation offers local registered charities and not [...]

Grants to help fix, repair, maintain and improve community facilities for those in need2021-05-03T16:36:53+00:00

Do you have a vision of a better society? Get funding to explore your ideas for change!

2021-05-03T16:03:09+00:00

About the fund Area: UK. Suitable for: Individuals, groups of up to three people or organisations with up to five employees (charities, social enterprises or limited companies). Funding size: Up to £15,000. Application deadline: Apply any time. Paul Hamlyn Foundation's Ideas [...]

Do you have a vision of a better society? Get funding to explore your ideas for change!2021-05-03T16:03:09+00:00

Funding to support a wide range of community groups and organisations

2021-04-06T12:43:23+00:00

About the fund Area: UK. Suitable for: Charities, CIC, community groups, local authority, health authority, social housing, or other not for profit organisations. Funding size: Between £1,000 and £10,000. Application deadline: 9th May, 18th July, or 26th September 2021. The Boost [...]

Funding to support a wide range of community groups and organisations2021-04-06T12:43:23+00:00

Unrestricted grants to help transform your organisation

2021-04-06T11:07:08+00:00

About the fund Area: UK. Suitable for: Any registered charity, CIC, CIO or Community Benefit Society with turnover of under £500,000 in the last financial year. Funding size: Up to £30,000, which can be spread over up to 3 years. Application [...]

Unrestricted grants to help transform your organisation2021-04-06T11:07:08+00:00

Grants for organisations supporting children in London

2021-04-06T11:07:00+00:00

About the fund Area: London. Suitable for: This programme is targeted to children’s groups and organisations such as play groups or sports classes however, they are open to applications from other projects as long as it’s primary focus is supporting or providing services [...]

Grants for organisations supporting children in London2021-04-06T11:07:00+00:00

2021-03-11T13:30:44+00:00

About The Opportunity Small contributions to our communities can make a big difference.  So we’ve partnered up with Soda Folk, a company who - like us - believe that passionate people doing good deeds have the power to change the world.  [...]

2021-03-11T13:30:44+00:00

Funding to help communities take action on climate change

2021-03-04T19:57:41+00:00

About the fund Area: The UK. Suitable for: Community-led partnerships that are made up of a mix of organisations from different sectors. At this stage, the funder is looking for the organisation who is best placed to speak on behalf of the [...]

Funding to help communities take action on climate change2021-03-04T19:57:41+00:00

Magic Little Grants 2021

2021-03-04T19:44:14+00:00

About the fund Area: England, Scotland or Wales Suitable for: community projects, charitable organisations (you must have an annual income under £250,000 or be in your first year of operation) Funding size: Up to £500 Application deadline: 31st October 2021 Local Giving and Postcode Community Trust are offering [...]

Magic Little Grants 20212021-03-04T19:44:14+00:00

Funding for organisations working with children and young people through the arts

2021-02-23T20:33:46+00:00

About the Fund Area: The UK. Suitable for: Not-for-profit organisations doing work that is legally charitable. Funding size: Main grants - up to £50,000. Small grants - up to £1,500. Application deadline: Main grants - March, July and November. Small grants [...]

Funding for organisations working with children and young people through the arts2021-02-23T20:33:46+00:00

Grants to promote the mental health and wellbeing of young people

2021-02-23T21:26:11+00:00

About the Fund Area: England & Wales, Scotland or Northern Ireland. Suitable for: Charities and community interest organisations. Funding size: Between £500 and £5,000. Application deadline: There's no time limit on your application. Since 2011 the Pexel Fund has distributed over £700,000 [...]

Grants to promote the mental health and wellbeing of young people2021-02-23T21:26:11+00:00

Funding to test novel ideas which have a social or environmental benefit

2021-02-17T15:56:05+00:00

About the Fund Area: The UK. Suitable for: Individuals, small groups or organisations. Funding size: Between £250 and £5,000. Application deadline: There is no fixed date. "Once the fund’s allocation has been used, it will be closed for applications until the [...]

Funding to test novel ideas which have a social or environmental benefit2021-02-17T15:56:05+00:00

The Women Thrive Fund: providing grants of up to £40,000 to specialist women’s organisations across the UK

2021-02-15T13:25:06+00:00

About the Fund Area: The UK. Suitable for: Not-for-profit organisations run predominantly by, for and with women. You do not have to be a registered charity, but your activities must be charitable, legal and for the benefit of women. Funding size: [...]

The Women Thrive Fund: providing grants of up to £40,000 to specialist women’s organisations across the UK2021-02-15T13:25:06+00:00

Funding to develop and test ideas that address problems related to mental wellbeing

2021-01-28T10:48:42+00:00

About The Fund Area: Oldham, Hull, North West Northern Ireland, or the Highlands and Islands of Scotland. Suitable for: Social enterprise, charity, arts organisation, or University. Funding size: Up to £90,000. Application deadline: 14th May 2021. The Ideas Fund seeks to enable [...]

Funding to develop and test ideas that address problems related to mental wellbeing2021-01-28T10:48:42+00:00

Grants of £70,000 to develop digital solutions that meet a social need

2021-01-25T20:45:25+00:00

About The Fund Area: UK. Suitable for: Not-for-profit organisations. "Additionally, we do not accept proposals from NHS trusts, hospitals, schools/colleges, statutory bodies including local authorities, and non-registered organisations without constitutions". Applicants must have an income of between £75,000 and £10 million. Funding [...]

Grants of £70,000 to develop digital solutions that meet a social need2021-01-25T20:45:25+00:00

Grants of up to £2m to support youth organisations affected by Covid-19

2021-01-25T19:54:30+00:00

About The Fund Area: England. Suitable for: Community and national youth organisations (a registered charity, an incorporated not-for-profit organisation, or an incorporated Community Interest Company). Funding size: Up to £2 million. Application deadline: 12th February 2021. The Youth Covid-19 Support Fund is open to [...]

Grants of up to £2m to support youth organisations affected by Covid-192021-01-25T19:54:30+00:00

£4 million fund to help community groups in England that are working to reduce loneliness

2021-01-05T12:59:03+00:00

The Local Connections Fund is a new £4 million fund to help charities and community groups in England that are working to reduce loneliness by helping them build connections across their communities. This will be used to fund hundreds of ‘microgrants’ [...]

£4 million fund to help community groups in England that are working to reduce loneliness2021-01-05T12:59:03+00:00

Funding available to Black-led organisation working to eliminate barriers to progress for Black women and girls

2021-01-04T11:13:18+00:00

Dove's CROWN UK Fund is offering grants of up to £20,000 to organisations who are working to eliminate barriers to progress for women and girls in the Black community and seeking to empower the next generation. Funding is available to: UK-based [...]

Funding available to Black-led organisation working to eliminate barriers to progress for Black women and girls2021-01-04T11:13:18+00:00

Funding to support community led food growing, cooking and sharing

2021-01-04T12:22:39+00:00

The Soil Association are offering small grants to support community led food growing, cooking and sharing activity and Get Togethers. They are looking for projects that bring people of different backgrounds and/or ages together to strengthen and connect communities through one [...]

Funding to support community led food growing, cooking and sharing2021-01-04T12:22:39+00:00

Funding available for organisations that help children, families or prisoners and ex-offenders

2020-11-25T20:39:01+00:00

The Woodward Charitable Trust is offering grants of up to £3,000 to UK charities, CICs and CIOs that help children, families or prisoners/ex-offenders. The Trust looks to fund projects that help families and young people and that are aiming to improve [...]

Funding available for organisations that help children, families or prisoners and ex-offenders2020-11-25T20:39:01+00:00

Grants for small and medium sized organisations working in areas of extreme urban or rural deprivation

2020-11-25T19:18:26+00:00

Grants of up to £100,000 are aviable to UK based small to medium sized local organisations with a demonstrable track record of success working to address local issues in communities of extreme urban deprivation and deprived rural districts.  If you are [...]

Grants for small and medium sized organisations working in areas of extreme urban or rural deprivation2020-11-25T19:18:26+00:00

Funding available for London organisations focussed on ending violence against women and girls

2020-11-18T22:00:22+00:00

The £3m Violence Against Women and Girls Grassroots Fund is open for applications. The aim of the Fund is to support the resilience of London organisations focussed on ending violence against women and girls by providing two-year grants of up to £100,000, capacity [...]

Funding available for London organisations focussed on ending violence against women and girls2020-11-18T22:00:22+00:00

Grants to provide winter accommodation for people experiencing homelessness

2020-11-10T11:10:56+00:00

Funding of up to £100,000 is available to homelessness, faith, community and voluntary sector organisations to provide single room and COVID-19 secure accommodation for people experiencing homelessness this winter. "The Fund aims to ensure that faith and community groups who provide [...]

Grants to provide winter accommodation for people experiencing homelessness2020-11-10T11:10:56+00:00

Tudor Trust Grants for small community-led groups

2020-11-10T10:52:56+00:00

Grants of at least £10,000 are available to smaller community-led groups that support people at the margins of society. "We want to support smaller groups, embedded in their communities, which work directly with people who are on the edges of mainstream [...]

Tudor Trust Grants for small community-led groups2020-11-10T10:52:56+00:00

Grants for local groups working to bring together communities

2020-10-13T08:58:53+00:00

The Near Neighbours programme offers small grants between £250 and £3,000, as seed funding for local groups and organisations who are working to bring together neighbours. The programme has two key objectives: Social interaction - to develop positive relationships in multi-faith and [...]

Grants for local groups working to bring together communities2020-10-13T08:58:53+00:00

Grants to support organisations providing services for vulnerable women

2020-10-09T11:42:08+00:00

The Women’s Sector Resilience Fund has been created with the support of the Department of Culture, Media and Sport to safeguard the vital frontline jobs and support services of women’s organisations that have been affected by the Covid-19 pandemic in England. [...]

Grants to support organisations providing services for vulnerable women2020-10-09T11:42:08+00:00

Support for Black-led social enterprises and charities with ethnic minority beneficiaries.

2020-10-13T20:02:23+00:00

The PwC Foundation was set up in October 2011 to promote social inclusion and sustainable development in the UK."As part of the PwC's commitment to continue to build an inclusive culture and tackle racial inequality, we have recently appointed a committee which [...]

Support for Black-led social enterprises and charities with ethnic minority beneficiaries.2020-10-13T20:02:23+00:00

Building a funding strategy: how to economise and budget for success

2020-09-18T08:02:26+00:00

The funding landscape is is changing fast. Here to keep you up to date and give expert advice is Corinna Hartwig - otherwise known as the Funding Dr. In the latest in our series of funding workshops, Corinna takes us through building [...]

Building a funding strategy: how to economise and budget for success2020-09-18T08:02:26+00:00

Funding for community businesses to launch community shares offers

2020-09-17T15:47:20+00:00

Funding is available from the Community Shares Booster programme, managed by Power to Change, to help community businesses that are either planning to make or have recently launched community shares offers. Match funding of up to £100,000 in equity investment is [...]

Funding for community businesses to launch community shares offers2020-09-17T15:47:20+00:00

Opportunity for schools to apply for £500 worth of outdoor equipment

2020-09-17T16:03:44+00:00

The Local Schools Nature Grants Scheme, managed by Learning Through Landscapes, allows Infant, Primary and Secondary schools in England, Scotland & Wales to apply for £500 worth of outdoor resources, and a two hour training session thanks to Postcode Local Trust. [...]

Opportunity for schools to apply for £500 worth of outdoor equipment2020-09-17T16:03:44+00:00

Match funding of up to £5,000 to help London businesses respond to COVID19

2020-08-27T08:36:15+00:00

The Mayor of London's Back to Business Fund offers up to £5,000 in match funding to small and independent businesses through the Pay It Forward London crowdfunding platform. If your organisation receives at least 5o% of your income from trading, you [...]

Match funding of up to £5,000 to help London businesses respond to COVID192020-08-27T08:36:15+00:00

Where to Access Funding: A deep dive into your income stream options

2020-09-01T10:34:45+00:00

As we ease out of lockdown and into a recession, the funding landscape is changing fast. Here to keep you up to date and give expert advice is Corinna Hartwig - otherwise known as the Funding Dr. In the latest in our [...]

Where to Access Funding: A deep dive into your income stream options2020-09-01T10:34:45+00:00

Funding for London organisations to ‘Grow Back Greener’

2020-08-19T10:39:19+00:00

Groundwork are looking for projects across the capital that will make the city greener and give Londoners the chance to get involved, as well as helping us adapt to climate change. The Grow Back Greener Grants will support a wide range [...]

Funding for London organisations to ‘Grow Back Greener’2020-08-19T10:39:19+00:00

Digital funding for small charities – Fat Beehive Foundation

2020-08-10T14:05:22+00:00

The Fat Beehive Foundation provides small grants to small UK registered charities towards the costs of websites and digital products. "Our aim is to help these organisations carry out their work in a more efficient and effective way, resulting in positive [...]

Digital funding for small charities – Fat Beehive Foundation2020-08-10T14:05:22+00:00

Grants for projects in the areas of welfare, youth, community, culture, faith, environment, and more!

2020-07-02T17:37:18+00:00

The Garfield Weston Foundation provides grants to a wide range of organisations across the UK. They aim to be responsive to where need is greatest and therefore supports a wide range of charitable activity in the following categories: Arts, Education, Youth, [...]

Grants for projects in the areas of welfare, youth, community, culture, faith, environment, and more!2020-07-02T17:37:18+00:00

Funding to reduce isolation, stigma and discrimination, and to improve social cohesion

2020-07-01T21:09:45+00:00

Grants of up to £15,000 are available to small organisations whose work: will make a lasting difference to people’s lives rather than simply alleviating the symptoms or current problems; is aimed at reducing isolation, stigma and discrimination, and; encourages or enables [...]

Funding to reduce isolation, stigma and discrimination, and to improve social cohesion2020-07-01T21:09:45+00:00

Funding to help improve the lives of young people through sport and education

2020-06-29T22:32:45+00:00

Funding is available to UK organisations working to support young people living with a mental health problem, physical disability or growing up in poverty through the mediums of sport and education. "The Foundation’s objectives are underpinned by the desire to give [...]

Funding to help improve the lives of young people through sport and education2020-06-29T22:32:45+00:00

Grants for organisations helping young people find meaningful work

2020-06-02T08:38:13+00:00

The Youth Futures Foundation provides grants to organisations working with young people aged 14-24 to help overcome barriers to finding meaningful work. They are looking for approaches that can be tested, evaluated and, where proven to be effective, expanded to more [...]

Grants for organisations helping young people find meaningful work2020-06-02T08:38:13+00:00

CLOSED – Funding available for racial justice organisations

2020-08-06T15:07:24+00:00

The Resourcing Racial Justice fund is offering emergency and long term funding to UK organisations working to take forward racial justice. "The purpose of the Resourcing Racial Justice fund is to provide financial support to individuals and organisations that are working [...]

CLOSED – Funding available for racial justice organisations2020-08-06T15:07:24+00:00

Grants for organisations helping those with disability or long-term illness

2020-05-15T12:38:13+00:00

The Edward Gostling Foundation makes grants to ensure that people living with a mental and/or physical disability or a long-term illness have the same choices, quality of life opportunities and aspirations as others. The foundation has updated their work in order [...]

Grants for organisations helping those with disability or long-term illness2020-05-15T12:38:13+00:00

Funding available to groups supporting veterans

2020-05-15T12:33:59+00:00

The Veterans’ Foundation provides grants to organisations that support the armed forces community (veterans, those serving and immediate dependants), including Merchant Navy veterans who have served on operations. The work they will fund "covers every aspect of social care including: homelessness, employability, [...]

Funding available to groups supporting veterans2020-05-15T12:33:59+00:00