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KFC Foundation Community Grants Programme

Wed 16 Sep 2020

The KFC Foundation provides grants to support grassroots organisations in the communities where KFC’s restaurants are located.

Grants are intended for organisations who are empowering young people in the UK to fulfil their potential by providing safe social spaces, mentoring or work, and social skills. The Foundation aims to fund work that helps young people create firm foundations, by addressing their needs through early intervention

HS2 COMMUNITY AND ENVIRONMENT FUND - APPLY NOW

Wed 16 Sep 2020

What is the Community and Environment Fund (CEF)?

The CEF fund has been created to add benefit over and above committed mitigation and statutory compensation to communities along the route that are demonstrably disrupted by the construction of Phase One of HS2 from London to West Midlands. In Stafford District this will include: 

Disabled Peoples Organisations (DPO) Covid-19 Emergency Fund

Fri 11 Sep 2020

No closing date specified


The National Emergency Trust has announced £1.5 million of funding to support grassroots Disabled Peoples Organisations (DPOs) across the UK to respond to the Covid-19 needs of disabled people. The funding will be administered and distributed through a partnership of DPOs across the UK.

The 7 Stars Foundation Covid-19 Support Funding Programme

Fri 11 Sep 2020

No closing date specified


The7stars foundation has partnered with regional charities and our legal partner Coram Chambers to administrate our grant funding across the UK to vulnerable young people directly. We wish to remind those young people who usually seek in school, a refuge from home- they are loved, cared for and thought of.

HS2 Community and Environment Fund - Apply now

Fri 11 Sep 2020

No closing date specified

 


The CEF fund has been created to add benefit over and above committed mitigation and statutory compensation to communities along the route that are demonstrably disrupted by the construction of Phase One of HS2 from London to West Midlands. In Lichfield District this will include: 

Veolia Environmental Trust Grants

Thu 10 Sep 2020

Stage 1 application deadline: 3 December 2020 | 12 noon


The Veolia Environmental Trust was set up in 1997 under the Landfill Communities Fund and awards monies derived from landfill tax to support a wide range of environmentally focused projects throughout England. Veolia has contributed more than £87 million which has been used to award more than 2,400 grants to a range of projects.

Scottish Power Foundation Grants

Thu 10 Sep 2020

Application deadline: 24 September 2020


Grants of between £35,000 and £200,000 are available.

The ScottishPower Foundation, a registered Scottish charity operating independently of ScottishPower, offers funding to registered charities based and working in the UK. ScottishPower is part of the Iberdrola Group, a global energy company and world leader in wind energy.

Horninglow and Eton Parish Council COVID-19 Grant

Tue 8 Sep 2020

As an emergency response to the current COVID-19 pandemic, it has been decided by Horninglow and Eton Parish Council (HEPC) to implement a specially convened committee to respond to grant requests received from community groups or organisations seeking financial support but only specifically for their response to the pandemic.

Positive Pathways Programme - Veterans Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund

Fri 4 Sep 2020

Application Deadline: 30 November 2020


Maximum Value: £35,000

The Veterans' Mental Health and Wellbeing Fund is provided by the UK Government and is delivered by the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust on its behalf. The Fund aims to give veterans more choice and control over their own personal recovery journeys, enabling veterans to take part in activities that are personally meaningful, while receiving good support with their mental health and wellbeing needs.