Small grants of between £100 and £5,000 and large grants of over £5,000 are available to UK registered charities with an annual turnover of less than £300,000.
Applications must be in support of the following activities:
Children and young people who are isolated, at risk of exclusion or involved in anti-social behaviour.
Minority groups including refugees, gypsies and travellers. Projects that promote integration and community cohesion will be favoured.
Prisoners and ex-offenders. Projects that help the rehabilitation and resettlement of prisoners and/or ex-offenders are supported as well as requests to help prisoners’ families.
Disability projects which can include rehabilitation and training for people who are either physically disabled or have a learning disability, as well as help to improve employment prospects.
Homelessness, especially affecting young people and women, and covering facilities such as women’s refuges.
Arts outreach work by local groups for the benefit of disadvantaged people.
Environmental projects, especially with a strong educational element.
The Trustees favour small-scale, locally based initiatives.
The deadline for applications is 30 November 2014.
More information on the website.