Category Archives: Environment

People’s Postcode Lottery

Peoples Postcode Lottery Dream Fund Opens for Applications (England, Scotland & Wales) The People’s Postcode Lottery has announced the launch of its Dream Fund.  Made possible by the on-going support from players of People’s Postcode Lottery, the Dream Fund is … Continue reading

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Centre for Sustainable Energy (CSE):Rural Community Renewable Energy Fund

We understand that the Rural Community Renewable Energy Fund is set to open to applications from this Friday (28th June). The fund aims to support community renewable energy projects in rural areas. Funds of up to £150,000 are available through … Continue reading

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Free Trees for UK’s Community and Youth Groups

Allotment groups, resident associations, parish councils, youth groups and other not-for-profit groups can apply now for free trees to plant in November. Twice a year, the Woodland Trust gives away free trees to community groups, youth groups and schools in … Continue reading

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Screwfix’s New Charity Aims to Assist UK Charities

Trade retailer Screwfix has set up a charity to raise funding which can be given as grants to registered charities to fix, maintain and improve facilities for those in need in the UK. The Screwfix Foundation, established earlier this year, … Continue reading

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Small Grants Scheme for War Memorials.

The attached link gives information on how communities can apply for a grant to maintain their war memorials. small grants war memorials

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BIFFA Flagship Scheme Opens for 2013

BIFFA is inviting organisations that are registered, or are able to register, with ENTRUST to apply to its annual Flagship Scheme. The scheme offers grants of between £150,000 and £500,000 to projects of regional significance that focus either on the … Continue reading

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Heritage Lottery Fund First World War Grants

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has launched ‘First World War: Then & Now’, a new £6 million funding programme to help communities across the UK mark the Centenary of the First World War. Over the next six years, not-for-profit organisations … Continue reading

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Chiltern Community Grants Scheme 2013-14

Chiltern Community Awards 2013/14 Chiltern District Council’s Community Grants  scheme is now open to receive applications. The scheme offers funding of up to £2,000 to help support local voluntary groups deliver a range of services that add value and also enhance … Continue reading

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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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The People’s Millions (UK)

Big in partnership with ITV has announced that The People’s Millions programme has re-opened for applications.  The People’s Millions is seeking applications from voluntary and community groups; local authorities; schools; statutory health bodies; and social enterprises for projects that help … Continue reading

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