Community arts and culture funding

Organisations and individuals that use arts and culture to help build strong, well-connected communities can now apply for grant funding. Thurrock CVS runs the Voluntary Sector Development Fund (VSDF), which is being used with council funding to support creative projects that use the arts in Thurrock, to: help build strong and well-connected communitiesshow the types … Continue reading Community arts and culture funding

#iwill Fund

Essex Community Foundation has launched the #iwill Fund to support projects that provide opportunities for youth social action. Grants of between £1,000 and £5,000 will be awarded to local charities and voluntary organisations which provide young people with the opportunity to build skills, grow their confidence and contribute to their community. This could include, but … Continue reading #iwill Fund

Sporting Capital

Sporting CapitalSporting Capital invests in organisations that make a difference through sport.What Sporting Capital fundThe £3m Sporting Capital Fund provides loan funding of between £50,000 and £150,000.The loan funding will be used to help organisations develop new projects, operations and revenue streams. Sporting Capital's goal is to help develop more sustainable community sports organisations.Sporting Capital … Continue reading Sporting Capital

Land of the Fanns Community Action Fund

Community Action Fund - (up to £5000 per project) Groups can apply for projects that take place within the Land of the Fanns Landscape Partnership Scheme Project area and deliver the objectives of the Landscape Conservation Action Plan: Conserving and enhancing the historic and/or natural landscape of the Land of the Fanns areaHelping people, learn … Continue reading Land of the Fanns Community Action Fund

Buttle UK Grants for Children & Young People

Chances for Children grants are available to children, young people and families in the Thurrock area. Buttle UK can help Estranged Young people aged 16-20 with no family support who are living independently or in supported accommodation, pursuing some form of training, apprenticeship or college course, whilst living on low income such as benefits, student … Continue reading Buttle UK Grants for Children & Young People

Sport England Small Grants Programme (England)

Formally constituted not-for-profit organisations and statutory bodies such as schools, sports clubs, voluntary organisations, local authorities, and governing bodies of sport can apply for grants of between £300 and £10,000 through the Sport England Small Grants Programme. The aim of the fund is to deliver new community projects to either grow or sustain participation in … Continue reading Sport England Small Grants Programme (England)

Small Sparks

The starting point is our Small Sparks Fund, which is designed to offer funding to community-led projects across Thurrock that bring residents together to work on the things that matter to them and their community. We hope that this fund will spark many projects over future years. Each project can apply for a matchfund of between £50 to … Continue reading Small Sparks