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.