Applications open for Gauntlet Trust Small Charities Grant Programme

The trustees of the Gauntlet Trust will be considering applications for the next round of our Small Charities Grants programme at their next meeting on 23rd September 2021.   They are looking to award grants of £3,000 per annum for three years (total award £9,000) to four small charities with whom the Gauntlet Trust can build … Continue reading Applications open for Gauntlet Trust Small Charities Grant Programme

‘Places called Home’ Fund released

Places called home is a partnership with The National Lottery Community Fund which makes available £1.5 million in grants to support the development of more connected and resilient communities and places. The £1 million commitment from The National Lottery Community Fund was made possible thanks to National Lottery players. Together, we want to enable people … Continue reading ‘Places called Home’ Fund released

Vaccine take up Engagement Funds for Thurrock

Guidance and Application Process What is the Fund? As the coronavirus vaccination roll-out continues, not everyone is coming forward to receive their vaccine, either first or follow up injections. There are various reasons related to vaccine confidence, complacency and accessibility but it is something which we want to help tackle in our community. Thurrock CVS … Continue reading Vaccine take up Engagement Funds for Thurrock

The Poundland Foundation’s first grant window, Kits-for-Kids, is now open!

We want to help as many kids as possible to get active and enjoy sport with their friends. And we want them to have access to everything they need to make that possible, including the right kit. If you’re a local sports club or organisation looking for support for your team, then we’d love to … Continue reading The Poundland Foundation’s first grant window, Kits-for-Kids, is now open!

Community Environmental Development Fund (CEDF)

Thurrock Council have announced the opening of the 2021/22 CEDF grants programme that is now available for applications until 23:59 on Monday, 2 August 2021. Bids for capital funding up to £75,000 are invited from applicants that are able to meet eligibility criteria and achieve at least one of the following objectives through the delivery … Continue reading Community Environmental Development Fund (CEDF)

Thurrock Soup project awards New Arts and Culture platform

Another great Thurrock Soup event took place on Thursday 22nd April, on Zoom. Over 30 people joined our virtual event to hear three inspiring pitches from budding Thurrock entrepreneurs. Once again, there was some fantastic energy and excitement, and all pitchers and attendees were able to hear about available funding and free business advice as … Continue reading Thurrock Soup project awards New Arts and Culture platform

Announcing the new British Council Unlimited Micro Awards

Round two is now open! See below for how to apply or read about the successful projects from round one here. With physical travel for artists still at a standstill, it’s time to reimagine international ways of working. We know that even to meet up online and dream takes capacity, so today we launch a new … Continue reading Announcing the new British Council Unlimited Micro Awards