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Thursday, March 21st, 2019

Grants to enable young people to challenge social injustice – Paul Hamlyn Foundation

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation’s £3.2 million Act for Change Fund is open for applications.  The Fund, which is a joint initiative between Paul Hamlyn Foundation (PHF) and Esmée Fairbairn Foundation (EFF) in partnership with the National Lottery Community Fund, provides resources for young people to challenge social injustice, find ways of overcoming inequality and give

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Thursday, March 14th, 2019

BBC Children In Need Small Grants

Through the BBC Children in Need Small Grants programme, funding up to £10,000 (per year for up to 3 years) is available for projects that combat disadvantage and improve the lives of children and young people.

The grants are available for projects that help children and young people experiencing disadvantage through:

Illness, distress, abuse or neglect;Any kind disability;Behavioural

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Thursday, March 14th, 2019

Research and projects addressing severe learning disabilities – Baily Thomas

The Baily Thomas Charitable Fund provides project funding in the area of learning disability. The Trust considers under learning disability the conditions generally referred to as severe learning difficulties, together with autism.

They consider supporting projects concerning children or adults. The type of activities currently funded include:

Capital works for residential, nursing and respite care, and schoolsEmployment schemes

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Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Early years opportunities grants programmes – Masonic Charitable Foundation

Charities in the in England and Wales can apply for Early Years Opportunities Grants through the Masonic Charitable Foundation.  The Early Years Opportunities programme is open to charities that help disadvantaged children and young people (up to the age of 25 years) overcome the barriers they face to achieve the best possible start in life.

Grants

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Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Later Life grant programme – Masonic Charitable Foundation

Local and national charities in the in England and Wales can apply to the Later Life Grant programme run by the Masonic Charitable Foundation.  The Later Life Grant programme is open to charities working to reduce loneliness and isolation of vulnerable and disadvantaged people over 50.

Grants can be offered to charities that provide:

Mental and physical

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Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Grants for youth projects celebrating wildflowers and fungi

Young People aged 14 – 25 have the opportunity to apply for grants of up to £500 for projects that celebrate UK native wildflowers and fungi in exciting and engaging ways.  To be eligible for funding young people need to find a supporting organisation such as a school (excluding primary schools), university, youth club or

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Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Asda Foundation Grants for local community projects

The Asda Foundation is committed to developing stronger, better connected, sustainable communities across the UK. The Significant Local Community Projects programme allows colleagues to nominate initiatives which will make a real long-term difference, benefiting the wider community and transforming communities to improve lives locally.

Awards are typically made to projects where:

The charity or good cause has

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Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Funding to Celebrate Armed Forces Day – Saturday 29 June 2019

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) is offering funding for community celebration events and activities taking place on or around Saturday 29th June 2019 – Armed Forces Day 2019. Grants of up to £10,000 to cover up to 50% of the costs involved in running an event may be awarded.

Local councils, community organisations, schools, ex-service organisations

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Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Hilden Charitable Fund

The Hilden Charitable Fund awards grants of an average of £5,000 to causes working at community level in the UK and developing countries which are less likely to be able to raise funds from public subscriptions.

Current UK funding priorities are: Homelessness, Penal Affairs, Asylum Seekers and Refugees, and Community Based initiatives for Disadvantaged Young

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Thursday, March 7th, 2019

Lloyds Banking Group Social Entrepreneurs Programme

Lloyds Banking Group is inviting applications to its Social Entrepreneurs Programme – a package of support to social enterprises that includes a learning programme, business mentoring and a grant. The programme is aimed at both start up social enterprises and existing social enterprises that want to trade up or scale up. The programme has three

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