Category: Funding News

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

Funding Advice

We provide funding advice and resources to help community organisations: Search for grant funding schemes that suit your needs Understand and meet funders’ eligibility criteria Write a realistic plan and budget Complete, review and evaluate funding applications Get a constitution and/or appropriate policies in place Set up basic financial procedures Find out about public sector …

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Funding: The Fore opens to applications 10am 23rd July

The Fore offers unrestricted funding and strategic support to small charities and social enterprises across the UK. It aims to make grants that will have a transformational impact by enabling them to grow, become more sustainable, more efficient, or take some other major step forward toward achieving their goals. Among other partners, The Fore is …

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Community groups and organisations can bid for a share of £300,000 fund

Organisations and groups that support and help people manage their mental health and wellbeing are being invited to pitch for a share of £300,000 community funding. Lincolnshire Partnership NHS Foundation Trust (LPFT) and Lincolnshire County Council have announced the latest round of their Mental Health Promotion Fund. The fund helps adults of all ages who …

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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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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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The British & Foreign School Society (BFSS) Grants

The British & Foreign School Society (BFSS) provides grants to organisations with UK charitable status for educational activities. The funding is intended to support charitable organisations that reach out to children and young people in remote or impoverished areas, improving inclusivity in education and providing much-needed facilities. Funding is project based for the purpose of …

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