Funding available to help LGBT+ communities


The National Emergencies Trust Fund is offering grants of up to £15,000 to support the diverse organisations that make up the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans + (LGBT+) Sector.

The funding is available to address the additional needs of LGBT+ people and communities most adversely impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic and to support and strengthen LGBT+ organisations that have been impacted. Grants are for short-term work only and all funds awarded through the programme must be fully spent by 31 May 2021.

About The Fund

Area: United Kingdom.

Suitable for: Any UK based non-profit group, organisation or project that works with Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Trans + (LGBT+) people is welcome to apply.

Funding size: Small grants of up to £5,000 and Main grants of between £5,001 and £15,000.

Application deadline: There are no deadlines for this fund. Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until all the funding has been awarded.

Read more about this funding opportunity.

About the Author:

Keir is a project officer based in Semble's Bristol office. Most of his time is spent on two of our movement campaigns, Outdoor Classroom Day and Backyard Nature. One of Keir’s main interests is food equality and outside of Semble he runs a small community food waste project.