Category: Funding News

View the latest funding news from Voluntary Centre Services in the articles below.

Community Wildlife Grant

This grant is open to parish councils, charities, community and voluntary groups that carry out environmental work in the county and will fund projects that meet the following aims; Encourage local community involvement with nature conservation projects Promote, improve and protect bio-diversity Promote access to and enjoyment of the countryside Grants are only available for …

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Dormant Accounts Fund

You may be aware that the Prime Minister has announced how the Big Lottery Fund is developing a programme to help young people overcome barriers to employment.   This announcement launches an engagement phase which will put young people and stakeholders at the centre of designing a £90 million programme to help tackle barriers to …

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Bishop of Lincoln’s Social Justice Fund

With grants of up to £25,000, the Bishop of Lincoln’s Social Justice Fund is open to receive grant applications from groups looking to support local community/church groups from across Greater Lincolnshire. With the average grant of £10,000 available, groups must be working on projects relating to Social Cohesion, Isolation and Poverty. Projects should be able …

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Garfield West Anniversary Fund

The Garfield Weston are celebrating their 60th anniversary with an Anniversary Fund. Anniversary Fund overview: One off grants scheme in 2018 to support Capital projects that will benefit local communities across the UK Open to UK registered charities, CIOs, places of worship and state schools only with a total income under £3million Grants range from …

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Department for Education – Holiday Activities and Food Research Fund

A bidding opportunity to fund the provision of holiday activities and healthy food for disadvantaged children in 2018 summer holidays is open. The deadline for submission is 18 April 2018. Minimum bid amount is £250,000 (£2m available).    For full details please visit the fund page here.  

ChurchCare Grants

ChurchCare grants are available to support parishes, dioceses and cathedrals in the conservation and repair of historic Anglican Church buildings and their various contents. Current programmes listed below have a deadline of Monday 14 May 2018: 1. Conservation of Books and Manuscripts Grants up to £8,000 are currently available for the conservation of books and …

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Calor Rural Community Fund

Rural communities throughout the UK could be eligible for funding from the Calor Rural Community Fund. Established in 2017, the fund from energy provider Calor, aims to give off-grid communities the chance to gain funding for projects that will improve local life. With a total fund of £50,000 and with 21 individual prize pots up …

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Lloyds Bank Foundation for England and Wales

LLOYDS BANK FOUNDATION FOR ENGLAND AND WALES Project, core cost and development grants available  The Lloyds Bank Foundation invests in charities supporting people to break out of disadvantage at critical points in their lives, and promote practical approaches to lasting change. To apply you need to be registered as a Charity or a CIO and …

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Building a Stronger Britain Together Programme

The Building a Stronger Britain Together programme is now open to applications, offering grants for project costs of up to £50,000.   The programme supports civil society and community organisations who work to create more resilient communities, stand up to extremism in all its forms and offer vulnerable individuals a positive alternative, regardless of race, …

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The Baily Thomas Charitable Fund

The Baily Thomas Charitable Fund is a registered charity which provides funding to voluntary organisations working in the field of learning disability. The funding is available for research into learning disability and for projects that aid the care and relief of those affected by learning disability. The Trustees consider learning disability to cover the conditions …

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