Fundraising, Funding sources, COVID-19 support and advice

Coronavirus weekly funding updates - 18 - 22 October

Thursday 21 October 2021

The NOMA Fund

The NOMA Fund are offering awards of up to £1,000 to grassroots community groups working with young people aged between 11 and 25 years old and have an annual income of less than £100,000. Activity needs to be taking place and supporting those who live within the boundary of the M60 motorway. All activity must be covid-19 safe and undertaken in line with current government guidance at the time it takes place. Applications will close at midday on Friday 12th November 2021. Any applications received after this time will not be considered. Outcome of applications will be received by January 2022. For more information and to apply please visit the Fund website.

Wednesday 20 October 2021

The Arnold Clark Community Fund

The Arnold Clark Community Fund are relaunching their Community Fund to provide financial help to community groups and charities that have been significantly affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The Community Fund is open to all UK registered charities and local community groups who fall into these categories. The fund is also open to community interest companies, charitable incorporated organisations and social enterprises. Successful applicants will receive grants of up to £1,000. To check for eligibility and to apply please visit the charity website.

Monday 18 October 2021

Edward Gostling Foundation

The Edward Gostling Foundation are offering two grant programmes to charities that support individuals living with a physical and/or mental disability or a long-term illness. The Small Grants programme is limited to small and medium-sized charities with a gross annual income of £3M or less. This programme is aimed at charities needing urgent grant support of up to £5K to help maintain an existing service.  Grants awarded under this programme are unrestricted and may be used to meet the cost of any charitable activity. The Capital Grants programme is open to all charities with a gross annual income of £5M or less wishing to apply for a grant in excess of £5K towards the cost of funding a new project. Applications are open all year round and both programmes can be applied to at any time throughout the year. To apply or for more information please visit the foundation website.

For information on 8,000 sources of funding giving a total of £8 billion, take a look at Funds Online.