Grants to promote the mental health and wellbeing of young people


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 to a wide variety of mental health from cutting edge dementia research to care in the community. “We are now focussed on the mental health and well being of children and young adults.”

Grants of up to £5,000 are available for charities and community interest organisations to support projects that promote the mental health and wellbeing of children and young adults. Young adults is defined as those under 26 years old at the start of any granted project. Where a project includes over 25s the funders would consider granting an appropriate percentage of the total costs.

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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.