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Thursday, September 14th, 2017

The Royal British Legion External Grants Programme

The Royal British Legion External Grants Programme is open to applications from organisations running, or planning, charitable activities in support of the Armed Forces community.

Grants of up to £50,000 are available and priority will be given to projects that support:

employment and training;
family support;
homelessness and outreach;
supporting the elderly.

There is a two stage application process. Organisations successful

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Thursday, September 14th, 2017

Youth Music Grant making Programmes

Youth Music, England’s largest children’s music charity, which provides funding for music-making projects, has announced new application deadlines for its grant making programmes.

Grants are available to fund developmental music-making projects for children and young people up in challenging circumstances as well as projects that support the development of the workforce, organisations and the wider sector.

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Co-operative Bank Donation Fund

Organisations that have a Community Directplus account with the Co-operative Bank have until 30th September 2017 to apply for funding of up to £1,000 from the Customer Donation Fund.

Since 2003 the Co-operative Bank Donation Fund has donated over £750,000 to 866 organisations. The money can be used to support special projects and fundraising activities and

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

DM Thomas Foundation – #IamABLE £20,000 Giveaway

The DM Thomas Foundation for Young People, which supports charities that work with disadvantaged and disabled young people has announced the #IamABLE £20,000 Giveaway in connection with their latest #IamABLE campaign.

The aim of the #IamABLE campaign is to support actions that allows young people to achieve their potential.  As part of the give away, the

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Macmillan Cancer Support – Grants for Groups

Macmillan Cancer Support’s grants programme aims to fund groups that support people affected by cancer or campaign to improve cancer care.

The grants available include:

Start-up funds of up to £500 to support new self-help and support project for people affected by cancer
Development funds of up to £3,000 to support the ongoing activities and development of self-help and

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Funding to raise standards in private rented housing sector

The next application deadline for applications to the Tenancy Deposit Scheme (TDS) Charitable Foundation is 5pm on the 4th October 2017. The TDS Charitable Foundation aims to improve private rented housing standards. Through its grants programme, the Foundation is looking to support bids which promote knowledge of landlord’s obligations or tenant’s rights and responsibilities. Charitable

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Sport England – tackling inactivity and economic disadvantage

Sport England will open the second phase of its £3 million fund to tackle inactivity and economic disadvantage on 6th September 2017.

Grants will be made to projects that use sport and physical activity to support positive social change for communities and individuals in lower socio-economic groups. Three levels of funding will be available:

£2 million will

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Try for Change large grants – Comic Relief and England Rugby

Charities, not-for-profit organisations and rugby clubs across England that use Rugby to tackle a number of social challenges will be able to apply for grants of up to £100,000 for projects lasting 2 – 3 years.

The funding is being provided by England Rugby and distributed by Comic Relief through the Try for Change Fund

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Gannett Foundation Grants

The Gannett Foundation, which is the charitable arm of Gannett Co Inc., owner of the Newsquest Media Group, one of the UK’s largest newspaper publishers, is inviting applications to supports projects that benefit the local community.

Applications are welcome for specific items of equipment, anything from a box of toys for disadvantaged children, to sophisticated medical

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Thursday, August 31st, 2017

Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust Sustainable Future Fund

The Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust Sustainable Future Fund is focused on developing and promoting sustainable, low-carbon alternatives to the current consumerist and growth-based model.

Funded projects will focus on:

Better economics that reflect the true costs and risks of resource depletion, climate change and other environmental problems
Campaigns, initiatives and work that promote alternatives to consumerism
Campaigns and movements

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