Funding available to groups supporting veterans


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, poverty, disability, welfare issues, mental health, marriage guidance, care during old age and confidence building.”

What They Fund

Area: The UK

Suitable for: Charities, not for profit organisations and community projects

Funding size: Up to £10,000 a year for up to 3 years

Application deadline: Ongoing. The Grants Committee usually sits four times a year in January, April, June and October.

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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.