Funding and Fundraising News

Aviva Community Fund

There is no deadline, organisations are encouraged to apply at any timeAviva has partnered with Crowdfunder to give charities and social enterprises the opportunity to raise up to £500,000. Organisations can submit an application at any time; once approved, they can then create a page detailing the project and start collecting donations. Aviva will match each individual donation up to £250. Their… Read More

Schroder Charity Trust

There is no deadline, applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Grants of up to £5,000 are available from the Schroder Charity Trust to support UK-registered charities with their core and project costs.In order for a charity to be eligible, their work must feature within any of the following categories:Arts, culture and heritageEducation, training and employment  Environment… Read More

Paul Hamlyn Foundation Youth Fund

Applications are considered on a rolling basis, there are no deadlines. Funding of up to £150,000 spread over three years i.e. up to £50,000 per year is available for organisations whose main purpose is working with and for young people, aged 14 to 25, who face complex transitions to adulthood. The Youth Fund is designed to be a strategic investment in your organisation, so they only fund… Read More

The Leche Trust Heritage Conservation grants

The deadline for applications is Friday 3 May 2024 The Leche Trust has grants of between £2,000 and £5,000 available for projects that support the conservation of historically, artistically and culturally significant buildings and objects dating from before 1837 that are in urgent need of remedial treatment. Items must be in public or charitable ownership and accessible to the public. The… Read More

The Leche Trust Performing Arts grant

The deadline for applications is Friday 3 May 2024. The Leche Trust has grants of up to £4,000 for projects that support work that is original and nurtures artists and their creativity. The funder is keen to support smaller projects and organisations with an annual turnover of less than £1.5 million. Applicants must be UK registered charities or public authorities; Community Interest… Read More

The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust – Major Capital Grants Programme

The deadline for applications is Wednesday 19 June 2024, 12 noon. The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust is delivering the Veterans’ Capital Housing Fund on behalf of the Office for Veterans’ Affairs. The Veterans’ Capital Housing Fund supports projects that contribute to the wider aim of ending Veterans’ homelessness by providing affordable and viable homes for Veterans.Under this programme… Read More

Commonweal Housing - Call for New Ideas fund

The deadline for applications is Friday 19 April 2024, 5pm. Grant funding of up to £10,000 is available for not-for-profits across the UK that bring new and imaginative ideas for housing solutions to social injustice. Commonweal Housing is looking to partner with frontline organisations who want to manage a pilot project that will improve the lives of vulnerable people for up to ten years.… Read More

The Morrisons Foundation - grant funding

There is no deadline given.  Grants of up to £10,000 are available for registered charities making a positive difference in local communities across England, Scotland, and Wales. The Morrisons Fund prioritises applications from small charities—those with an income of less than £1 million—but applications from larger charities are welcome.  The Morrisons Foundation can be used to cover… Read More

Big Give - Women and Girls Match Fund

Deadline for applications is Saturday 22 June 2024. Match funding is available for registered charities with an annual income of at least £25,000 dedicated to serving the women and girls in their communities, fostering a future where every individual can thrive without limitations. Unrestricted funds of £2,500, £5,000 or £10,000 can be raised in public donations (to be doubled by match… Read More

Community Shares Booster Fund

Rolling deadline until 2025. Panel meets every four to six weeks to discuss applications.The Booster Fund has relaunched to support new and existing community businesses in England that are at all stages of a community share issue; these could be Community Benefit Societies, Charitable Community Benefit Societies or Co-operative Societies (or be willing to convert into one or set one up). This… Read More