Community groups can apply for grants to Blue Spark Foundation for a wide range of projects. The Foundation values academic, vocational, artistic and sporting endeavour in equal measure but are particularly keen to support projects which will help enhance the self-confidence, team working skills and future employability of children and young people.
The Screwfix Foundation currently offers local registered charities and not for profit organisations funding of up to £5,000. All applications are reviewed individually by their team on a quarterly basis, the review dates are in February, May, August and November.
All successful applications are contacted by post, email or phone to arrange the next step. Unsuccessful applicants will be contacted within one month of the review meeting. If on the first instance an application is unsuccessful, charities are welcome to make future applications.
The Transform Foundation is happy to announce that it is now accepting applications for the second tranche of allocations of its 2018 Charity Website Grant Programme.
The programme offers charities a grant to enable them to redevelop their website to ramp up their online income and increase their charitable impact. It has so far helped charities raise more than £9.5million in donations.
According to research published recently by HRMC, Gift Aid was not claimed on over a quarter of donations to charities that were eligible for it, costing the sector £560m. The most common reason was that there was no opportunity for the donor to claim Gift Aid, even where the donations were made by direct debit in some cases.
The South West Peak Landscape Partnership, through registered charity Support Staffordshire, is seeking community groups and voluntary organisations interested in running projects which enable their audiences to learn about and enjoy the natural environment and cultural traditions of the south west corner of the Peak District.
Funding opportunities - Applications should align to at least one of the PCC’s five priorities and also local community safety priorities. New refreshed documents including application forms, guidance notes and full details of timelines including processes, pay out and evaluation requirements are on the PCC’s website, https://www.staffordshire-pcc.gov.uk/fund/
In 2018 the Garfield Weston Foundation is 60 years old and to celebrate, we are launching a one-off grants scheme, the Weston Anniversary Fund. This Fund will provide Capital grants ranging from £30,000 to £150,000.
About the Weston Anniversary Fund
Local community groups will soon be able to bid for funding to make their roads safer. A second round of funding will be released on the 1st March 2018 following a successful launch of the scheme in 2017. Staffordshire Safer Roads Partnership is providing, through a bidding process, £200k over the next 2 years in the form of the Road Safety Grant Fund. The money has been made available to:
Would you like to know more about funding opportunities to support your activities? If so, here is your chance!
Support Staffordshire is working in partnership with the People’s Postcode Lottery and Staffordshire Council of Voluntary Youth Services (SCVYS) to bring you this free funding event which includes the opportunity to
- Application Deadline: 01 February 2018
Grants are available to UK based community groups that aim to bring musical projects to their local communities.