Cadent Foundation is a new charitable foundation funded by the UK’s biggest gas network. Charities and community groups can apply for individual grants of between £100 and £100,000.
The foundation has been set up to help make a positive and lasting change to local communities and the wider society within Cadent network. Over the next five years, the foundation has pledged to award £20 million in grants to charities and community groups.
The application deadline is Sunday 31 May 2020. Before applying, please check that your group / project would be eligible. Cadent operates in specific regions of England - North West, West Midlands, East of England and North London - but may also consider UK-wide projects.
For more information and how to apply, click here.
Cadent Foundation has arleady committed £240,000 to help food banks in the Trussell Trust’s network as they seek to support people affected by coronavirus. The fund’s advisory board agreed to fast-track a grant to the Trussell Trust, which supports more than 1,200 food bank centres. The first transfer of funds was made on 20 March 2020.