National Lottery Awards for All in England: Getting your project ready to apply

The National Lottery fund have shared helpful tips to get your project ready to apply: I’ve got a great idea for a project. But is my group even eligible to apply for a grant?  Most funders – including The National Lottery Community Fund – can only fund not-for-profit organisations to run a project, not individual people. So, let’s look at what … Continue reading National Lottery Awards for All in England: Getting your project ready to apply

Essex Community Foundation release ‘Provide Foundation’

Essex Community Foundation are pleased to announce that they are now looking for applications for the Provide Foundation. The application form is their standard form and can be found via their website here. The deadline for applications is 17:00 Friday 4 February 2022. Provide is an Essex-based social enterprise owned by its staff members and delivers a broad … Continue reading Essex Community Foundation release ‘Provide Foundation’

THURROCK SWIMMING CLUB AWARDED GRANT TO HELP TACKLE INEQUALITIES

Thurrock Swimming Club has been awarded a grant by the Community Fund to help tackle inequalities within swimming.  TSC have been successful in providing opportunities to residents aged 11-25 who have special needs or are young carers. The award from the Community Fund will be used for young carers and children aged 7-10.  The grant will … Continue reading THURROCK SWIMMING CLUB AWARDED GRANT TO HELP TACKLE INEQUALITIES

Tilbury on the Thames Trust and partners awarded £1million funding to deliver community-led cultural programme for Thurrock

The Tilbury on the Thames Trust, supported by The Port of Tilbury, in partnership with Thurrock CVS, The Royal Opera House, Thurrock Lifestyle Solutions CIC and Thurrock Council have successfully secured a massive £1million on behalf of Thurrock as part of the Arts Council England’s Creative People and Places National Portfolio 2022-25 programme. The partners … Continue reading Tilbury on the Thames Trust and partners awarded £1million funding to deliver community-led cultural programme for Thurrock

Funding to Bring Communities Together Through Food (UK)

The Soil Association has announced that not-for-profit organisations in the UK can apply for small grants of £150 to take part in Cook and Share Month, running from World Food Day 16th October - 16 November 2021. The aim of these events is to use the power of good food to connect people of all … Continue reading Funding to Bring Communities Together Through Food (UK)

Nationwide Building Society Launches Mutual Respect Fund for Grassroots Football (UK)

Grants of £1,000 are available to help fifty grassroots football teams across the UK continue to build mutual respect in their club and community. To apply, FA affiliated clubs and leagues including Disability Leagues, and FA Women's National League Clubs will need to demonstrate what they have done to increase mutual respect on or off … Continue reading Nationwide Building Society Launches Mutual Respect Fund for Grassroots Football (UK)

ECVYS calls for groups to take part in new youth voices project

ECVYS have an exciting new youth voices project that is open for groups to take part in! This project is in partnership with the PFCC who are really keen to hear young people’s voices on their Crime plan for the next few years. The session is a fun and interesting way for your young people … Continue reading ECVYS calls for groups to take part in new youth voices project

Community groups invited to bid for free devices

Voluntary and community groups, charities, higher education institutes and not-for-profit groups are invited to bid for free pre-owned Samsung Galaxy tab A tablets. These devices have been returned to factory settings and can be used by people with minimal technology skills and could be used to connect older people, people with disabilities, people with physical … Continue reading Community groups invited to bid for free devices