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Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Creative and Active Lives: young people who’ve experienced care – Life Changes Trust

The Life Changes Trust has announced the launch of the Creative and Active Lives Fund.

The fund aims to grow opportunities across a broad range of creative and active pursuits so care experienced young people can engage with their peers and increase their skills, wellbeing and social connections. It also aims to build the confidence and

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Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Funding for projects that support children and young people – DM Thomas

Registered Charities that work with young people have the opportunity to apply for grants through the DM Thomas Foundation for Young People (formerly the Hilton Foundation) Central Grants Programme.

Registered Charities can apply for grants ranging from a few hundred pounds up to £30,000 per year for up to 2 years that are working in the

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Thursday, October 19th, 2017

Architectural Heritage Fund

The Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF) promotes the conservation and regeneration of historic buildings in the UK and is now open to applications.

Grants and low interest working capital loans are available to registered charities and constituted not for profit organisations. The AHF can provide grants to help with assessing the viability of a project, or to

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Thursday, October 12th, 2017

WHSmith Community Grant

Voluntary organisations, charities schools and pre-schools can apply for grants of up to £500 from the WHSmith Trust.

The WHSmith Trust is an independent registered charity that uses the proceeds of the compulsory carrier bag charges across the UK to offer the grants to support good causes in the local communities where WHSmith operates.

There are two

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Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Edge Fund – for small groups challenging injustice

Edge Fund support efforts to achieve social, economic and environmental justice and to end imbalances in wealth and power – and give those they aim to help a say in where the money goes.

They support work that is run by and for people facing dsicrimination and injustice who are actively challenging these injustices. They support

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Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Hospices – Rank Foundation

Adult hospices that are full members of Hospice UK can apply for funding from the Rank Foundation. A total of £100,000 of funding is available with the maximum grant available being £20,000.

The Rank Foundation likes to support projects where they are the major or sole funder and this programme is to support capital projects that have

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Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Funding to Enhance Community Facilities – Suez Communities Trust

The Suez Communities Trust provides funds to not-for-profit organisations to improve amenities that is available for leisure and recreation use by the general public. This could include:

Community cafes
Theatres
Play areas
Skate parks
Youth centres; etc.

Through the Landfill Communities Fund the Trust can offer grants of up to £20,000 through its Smaller Projects Fund and grants of up to

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Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Opportunities in the arts, preservation of artworks – Idlewild Trust

The Idlewild Trust supports registered charities concerned with improving opportunities for young professionals working creatively in the arts, particularly at an early stage in their careers; and supporting the conservation of important works of art and objects that are being lost through the lack of funds to look after these works.

The Trust awards around £120,000 each

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Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Small grants to deliver physical activities – Magic Little Grants

In association with Postcode Community Trust, Localgiving is offering local charities and community groups the opportunity to apply for grants of either £250 or £500 to deliver physical activities.

Grants can be used to support the general running costs of new and existing sports and physical activities. For example, this could include:

Facilities hire
Kit & equipment
Coaching qualifications
Other

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Thursday, October 12th, 2017

Potential Unlocked – O2 Think Big

GoThinkBig.co.uk, which is an online digital hub from O2 (O2 Think Big) is inviting applications from individuals to apply for funding of £500 to support social action projects that inspire others to unlock their potential and benefit the local community.

Projects should make use of digital technology and can be based around anything from skills workshops,

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