Category Archives: Carers

Peoples Postcode Trust – Small Grants Programme – currently open in Bucks

The People’s Postcode Trust has announced that its small grants programme has re-opened for applications.  Through its small grants programme, the People’s Postcode Trust offers grants of between £500 and £10,000 to small organisations and community groups for projects lasting … Continue reading

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Tesco Charity Trust – Support for the Elderly and/or people with disabilities

The Tesco Charity Trust has announced that it is currently accepting applications for projects supporting the elderly and/or people with disabilities.   Through the Trust Community and Voluntary groups can apply for grants apply for grants of between £500 and £4,000 … Continue reading

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Awards for All

Awards for All For the last six months, the Big Lottery Fund (BIG) has been running a pilot in the West Midlands region giving groups the opportunity to apply for repeat and on-going activities under Awards for All, which was … Continue reading

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Wallace & Gromit’s Children’s Foundation

Wallace & Gromit’s Children’s Foundation is open for its annual grants round. It has a very specific aim, to support projects in children’s hospitals and hospices throughout the UK to enrich and enhance the lives of patients. Last year it … Continue reading

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Buckinghamshire Community Foundation: Social Opportunity Fund reopens £1,000-£5,000 available

The Social Opportunity Fund is aimed at helping adults with care and support needs within Buckinghamshire.  Funding is provided as a maximum one year, one off grant and can be used for operating and/or capital expenditure to include the set-up, … Continue reading

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The Archer Trust: Up to £3K available to tackle deprivation and substantial need

The Archer Trust is a UK Christian charitable grant-making trust, which provides support to organisations preferably working in areas of high unemployment and deprivation. The Trust accepts applications from small UK charities which provide support or aid to a defined … Continue reading

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Marks & Spencer | Charity and community funding

Marks & Spencer are supporting a large number of local charities through their store charity budgets. These budgets give donations of up to £50 to local charities. Stores are not able to support: Personal appeals on behalf of individuals, including … Continue reading

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WREN Funding for community projects: New deadlines announced

Waste Recycling Environmental Limited (WREN) has reintroduced published deadlines for the Main Grants Scheme and Small Grants Scheme in 2012. The deadlines are different in each region. The Buckinghamshire deadlines are below. The Small Grant Scheme provides grants of £2,000 … Continue reading

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LawWorks for Community Groups: Free legal advice for VCSE groups.

Charities and other voluntary groups, social enterprises, community interest companies and community organisations can apply for free legal advice from LawWorks. The free advice can cover a range of legal work including company law, employment law, intellectual property law, property … Continue reading

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European Foundations’ Initiative on Dementia (EFID) launches European Awards

By rewarding the best local initiatives that promote social inclusion, through a Europe-wide awards scheme, EFID wishes to encourage context relevant projects in the field of awareness-raising on dementia. Up to 10 projects will be funded with up to € … Continue reading

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