Funding support for the third sector

Posts by jon matthews

BUPA UK Foundation

The new Healthy Futures funding programme focuses on young adults aged 18 to 25. Within this funding programme BUPA are specifically interested in projects that will have a positive impact on the health and wellbeing of young adults who face ongoing health challenges, supporting and empowering them to live life to the full. CLOSING DATE: […]

Hanfod Cymru

Hanfod Cymru is a new national charitable fund exclusively for Wales, distributing the money raised for good causes by Loteri Cymru to strengthen community life in Wales The aim is to support local projects, the length and breadth of Wales. As a generalist grant maker they will seek to reflect the needs and demands of […]

Finnis Scott Foundation

The Finnis Scott Foundation have  a new bi-annual award of £10,000 for Botanical Art.  Aimed at UK and Ireland botanical art groups or organisations, this award will recognise those who have helped to raise the profile of botanical art and seek to further extend their reach to new audiences. To qualify applicants must demonstrate a […]


APPLICATIONS FOR FUNDING VIA THE BIG GIVE CHRISTMAS CHALLENGE OPEN ON 5TH JUNE. The Big Give have confirmed that they have match funding for charities improving the welfare of people in Wales to apply to this year’s Christmas Challenge campaign.   The Christmas Challenge helps UK-registered charities raise funds for their cause. It offers them […]

Comic Relief

#iwill Youth Social Action Fund Comic Relief has partnered with the #iwill campaign, to create a £2.4 million fund to target young people from less affluent backgrounds. #iwill is a UK-wide campaign aiming to get six out of 10 young people involved in social action by 2020. Big Lottery Fund and the Department of Culture, […]

Greggs – Local Community Projec...

Grants of up to £2,000 are available for projects or for providing equipment for ‘a community of interest’. This refers to people who are: Disabled or suffering chronic illness. Living in poverty. Voluntary carers. Homeless. Isolated older people. Living with other demonstrable significant needs. The funding is for projects that improve resilience within a community […]

Millennium Stadium Charitable Trust

Regional Grant Scheme The Regional Scheme is on 3 April until 21 July to all categories – Arts, Community, Environment and Sports. A regional project is where the organisations usually have a remit to serve a region of Wales or a local authority area. This means that they are the only organisation providing that service […]

Comic Relief – mental health in...

Comic Relief has announced £1.8 million of funding available for existing and emerging mental health initiatives in Sub-Saharan Africa. Up to 75% of people living with mental health issues worldwide live in low-middle income countries, and yet only 2% of people with severe mental disorders in low-income countries have access to appropriate treatment. Living in […]

Community Buildings Pre-Feasibility G...

Revenue grants are available to any town or parish council, neighbourhood forum, or qualifying community group in England to assess the feasibility of a community building project before submitting a Community Right to Build Order. Community-led Buildings Pre-Feasibility Grant Amount of grant available Between £1,000 and £10,000 What you can use this grant for the feasibility […]

Comic Relief Community Cash

Comic Relief, Media Wales and the Community Foundation in Wales are working together to distribute a £100,000 Comic Relief Community Cash fund to Wales. They believe that local people know what is needed in their community and are best placed to make any changes. Having lots of activities happening in an area brings vibrancy to a local […]

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