Social focused fund updates

People’s Postcode Trust

Grassroots organisations, local charities and non-profit community businesses that are seeking to effect positive change within their local area can apply for grants from the People’s Postcode Trust. The funding is for new projects, or significant expansions of existing projects … Continue reading

Women’s Vote Centenary Grant Scheme

The Women’s Vote Centenary Grant Scheme is a £1.5 million government fund that will support local and community groups across England in celebrating the centenary of women gaining the right to vote. Small Grants of between £300 to £2,000 are … Continue reading

Good Help Award

The Good Help Award will reward an organisation or team that demonstrates they are helping people transform their lives by helping them develop their sense of purpose and confidence to take action. There are three awards available – one £15,000 … Continue reading

UnLtd: support for social entrepreneurs

UnLtd provides support and small grants for people who are starting up or developing a social enterprise. There are various packages of support depending on what stage the business has reached and what it will do. These include: Do it … Continue reading

Postcode Community Trust

The Postcode Community Trust provides short-term funding for community projects. For 2018, the trust will consider projects which improve health and wellbeing through: Grassroots sports, arts and recreation projects that improve health and wellbeing Projects that improve the health of communities, … Continue reading

Electrical Fire Safety Fund

Grants are available to consumer safety organisations in the community, such as Fire & Rescue Services, Trading Standards teams and charities, to deliver effective fire prevention measures at local level aimed at tackling the causes of fires in homes that … Continue reading

British Ecological Society: Outreach Grants

Grants up to £2,000 are available to individuals and organisations to organise ecological public engagement events. This includes, but is not limited to researchers, schools, museums, libraries and community groups. Projects should: increase public understanding of, and engagement with, ecology … Continue reading

Food Waste Reduction Fund

The Food Waste Reduction Fund will have a budget of £500,000 for local projects which help increase food redistribution in communities. The fund will be open to organisations that redistribute food, and to charities that receive and share food with … Continue reading

Innovation in Healthy Ageing: consultation on new fund

Patients, carers, businesses, health and social care professionals and members of the public are invited to an event to develop ideas and challenges for healthy ageing that will be targeted by a new £450,000 Challenge Fund. The Innovation in Healthy … Continue reading

Funding for Public Service Mutuals

The government has announced that £1.7m is available for organisations that wish to become or grow as Public Service Mutuals*. £1.2 million will be available to create new Mutuals, or strengthen existing ones, by providing access to advice including legal, … Continue reading

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