There are 4 rounds of funding per year.
Short term grant
To be spent within 12 months of award – up to £10,000
Long term grant
To be spent within 3 years of award, for projects lasting over 1 year – between £10,001 and £30,000
The fund is intended to enable projects, or services, to either become self-sustaining, or deliver a legacy for the local community. The Board of Trustees is looking for ideas that will help applicants to:
- generate income
- create impact
Applicants may want to:
- develop new social enterprises
- support more beneficiaries
- extend their work into new areas
- take on a new asset
- build a partnership with another organisation
Please note: the fund is not available as a long term source of funding for projects or services.