Monthly Archives: May 2011

Changes to Awards For All Big Lottery Fund programme

Following feedback from funding advisers and applicants the Big Lottery Fund has made some small but important changes to the Awards for All programme: ·         Groups can now apply for up to £10,000 per year as long as they only … Continue reading

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O2 Think Big – local community funding for youth projects

O2, the mobile phone and broadband provider, runs a Think Big fund for young people wanting to make a difference. People aged from 13 – 25, can apply to the fund for support with a project to improve their local … Continue reading

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Church Urban Fund: Up to £5,000 for projects tackling poverty, homelessness, substance abuse.

The Church Urban Fund provides Mustard Seed grants of up to £5,000 to help churches and faith-based organisations carry out community projects. The funding can be used to initiate new work or improve existing projects. There is an expectation that … Continue reading

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Sport England – Protecting Playing Fields funding

The first round of the Sport England Protecting Playing Fields programme will open on 25 May 2011. The programme aims to fund up to 300 playing fields across England, to help support participation and retention of people playing sport. The … Continue reading

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Concertina Trust: grants for musical entertainment for the elderly

Concertina, which makes grants to charitable bodies which provide musical entertainment and related activities for the elderly, has announced that the next application deadline is the 31st October 2011. The charity is particularly keen to support smaller organisations which might … Continue reading

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Church Organ restoration funding – the On Organ Fund

What is it for? Restoration of church pipe organs Who can apply? Churches around the UK What is available? Up to £1,000 Details Applications to the fund should ensure that the organ is the main organ in the church; and … Continue reading

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