Category Archives: Poverty & Ssocial Deprivation

£10m homeless hospital discharge Fund launches

The Department of Health has launched a new £10 million fund to ensure that homeless people receive better help once they leave hospital. The funding has been made available following a report commissioned by the Department of Health from Homeless … 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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Esmee Fairbairn food strand

Esmée Fairbairn Foundation has launched a new food strand of its grant making. £5m is available over a period of three years for projects focused on understanding and investigating the critical role that food plays in wellbeing and the interplay … Continue reading

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BBC Children in Need

BBC Children in Need have announced their new deadlines after a review of their funding schemes. They give grants for children and young people of 18 years and under experiencing disadvantage through: Illness, distress, abuse or neglect Any kind of … Continue reading

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Tesco Charity Trust – Large Grants Programme (UK)

Tesco Charity Trust – Large Grants Programme (UK) The Tesco Charity Trust has announced that its Large grants programme is open for applications.  The Trust gives grants ranging between £4,000 and £25,000 to charities working in the areas of children’s … Continue reading

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New fund to raise attainment of disadvantaged children

  Nominet Trust and the Education Endowment Fund (EEF) are funding projects focusing on the use of digital technology in raising the attainment of disadvantaged children Applications can come from any not-for-profit organisation – schools, charities, universities, social enterprises, local … Continue reading

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Santander Foundation – Launch Community Plus

The Santander Foundation has launched a new grants fund worth £1.23 million. Designed to be quick and easy to use, nominations can be made by charities as well as Santander customers and staff. Just visit any Santander branch and complete a … 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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