Funding support for the third sector

Ideas and Pioneers Fund

Paul Hamlyn The Ideas and Pioneers Fund supports people with unusual or radical ideas to improve the life chances and opportunities of people in the UK. We are looking for ideas which relate closely to our own charitable mission – we aim to help people overcome disadvantage and lack of opportunity, so that they can realise their potential and [...]

MSCT applications for REGIONAL projec...

MSCT applications for REGIONAL projects seeking funding. OPEN The MSCT was established through an agreement between the Millennium Stadium and the Millennium Commission and its income is generated through a levy on every ticket purchased by people attending public events at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff. The Trust strives to enrich the qu [...]

People and Places – Big Lotter...

IMPORTANT INFORMATION From 31 July 2017, Big are making some important changes to People and Places based on customer feedback. These changes will make the process simpler and faster and medium sized grants of up to £100,000 will be more accessible. To allow them to fund more life changing projects across the length and breadth of Wales, they [...]

Morrisons Foundation

The supermarket chain Morrisons established the Morrisons Foundation to support local good causes. Grants are available for new projects that organisations would like to get off the ground but for which they have no funding.  Projects should benefit the local community and can cover a wide range of areas, particularly;  Young people, Older pe [...]

Lloyds Bank Invest programme open

The Lloyds Invest programme is open for the next round; with a closing date of  16 June for Round 1 Invest grants are from £10,000 up to maximum of £25,000 per year for two or three years, with the opportunity for continuation funding for a further period – up to six years in total. Invest grants fund core organisational costs, meaning those [...]

Consultation advice from Big Lottery

If you are thinking of applying to the Big Lottery; the following information from them will be very helpful. They are increasingly demanding evidence of consultation with beneficiary and the community; here they provide some advice on what they expect to see in an application If you want any help with your consultation or Big L [...]

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