The National Association of Local Councils have advised the following funding opportunities are available.

Any queries should be directed to the organisation concerned.

WDH COMMUNITY GRANT SCHEME 2018/19

Our Community Grant Scheme provides grants for local community and voluntary groups looking to fund a project within our communities.

Continue reading: https://www.wdh.co.uk/Documents/pl/WDH%20Community%20Grant%20Scheme/Community%20Grant%20Guidance.pdf

FCC COMMUNITY ACTION FUND

Competition for WREN funding is considerable.   Requests for funding from our most recent round exceeded £5 million and we have to regularly decline worthwhile projects due to funding restrictions.

Continue reading: http://www.wren.org.uk/apply/wren-grant-scheme

GRANTS & SOURCES OF FUNDING FOR COMMUNITY PROJECTS

Helping people build better communities and better lives by funding the community projects and people most deserving with a range of grants and funding opportunities from sustainable community-led enterprises to leisure facilities and historic buildings.

Continue reading: https://www.thestablecompany.com/sources-of-funding/community-projects

PARISH COUNCILS CAN NOW WIN FUNDING TO DEVELOP RENEWABLE PROJECTS

From Hayle, Cornwall to Ellingham, Northumberland, parish councils and community groups across England are supporting the future of their communities by investigating renewable energy projects. These range from rooftop mounted solar PV systems, to larger scale networks for heat supply to multiple buildings – and all deliver direct benefit to the community.

Continue reading: https://www.carbonsmart.co.uk/supporting-parish-councils-to-win-funding-and-develop-renewable-projects/

THE ON-LINE CHARITY MATCHING PLATFORM THAT IS TRANSFORMING CHARITABLE GIVING

To close the funding-gap, money for good causes has to go further and work harder. There’s no time for slow evolution – only a revolutionary approach will drive the much-needed strategic change and proactive transformation of charitable funding. Digital technology that brings multiple grants, donations and fundraising activities together and instantly matches the grant makers and donors that have money to give, with the charities and community groups that need money is where it starts.

Continue reading: https://thegoodexchange.com/what-is-the-good-exchange/

REACHING COMMUNITIES ENGLAND

Flexible funding over £10,000 for up to five years to organisations in England who want to take action on the issues that matter to people and communities.

Continue reading: https://www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/funding/programmes/reaching-communities-england

LITTER INNOVATION FUND: FURTHER GRANTS AVALABLE FOR INNOVATIVE COMMUNITY PROJECTS

Over £300,000 is now available for community projects that get tough on litter, Environment Minister Thérèse Coffey has announced today (15 August 2018).

Continue reading: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/litter-innovation-fund-further-grants-available-for-innovative-community-projects

£20 MILLION INVESTMENT TO HELP TACKLE LONELINESS

Charities and community groups will get £20 million of new funding to help isolated people and those suffering from loneliness

Continue reading: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/20-million-investment-to-help-tackle-loneliness

PRINCE’S TRUST COMMUNITY PROJECTS

We do not currently offer funding for community projects. If you’re looking for support from other organisations, below you can find funding options from across the UK.

Continue reading: https://www.princes-trust.org.uk/help-for-young-people/who-else/employment/grants-funding/community-projects