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Funding: The Peter Cruddas Foundation

The Foundation gives priority to programmes calculated to help disadvantaged and disengaged young people in England and Wales towards pathways into education, training and employment through charitable organisations.  To be eligible for funding an organisation must be a registered charity. There is no minimum or maximum amount and projects can be funded for more than one … Continue reading

Funding: Wingate Foundation – Performing Arts Grant (excluding music)

Funding: Wingate Foundation – Performing Arts Grant (excluding music)

The Wingate Foundation has announced that its Performing Arts (excluding music) grants programme is open for applications. Funding is available for charities with a record of artistic excellence that require additional funding, not available from public sources or commercial sponsorship, to broaden their repertoire or develop work of potentially outstanding interest which cannot be funded … Continue reading

Funding: The Wingate Foundation (music)

Funding: The Wingate Foundation (music)

The Wingate Foundation has announced that the next closing date for applications to its Music Grants programme is the 20 September 2017 at 5pm. The Music Grants programme supports those areas of music performance and education which do not readily attract backing from commercial sponsors or other funding bodies, or which are not eligible for … Continue reading

Funding: The #iwill Youth Social Action Fund

Currently, 4 in 10 young people regularly engage in social action – such as campaigning, fundraising, and volunteering.  The #iwill campaign has been launched to increase this to at least 6 in 10 10-20 year olds taking part, by the year 2020. The Youth Social Action Fund is part of the #iwill campaign and offers … Continue reading

Training: Funding Your Youth Arts Project

Training: Funding Your Youth Arts Project

Funding your Youth Arts Project 10th November 2017 10am- 4:15pm // Tobacco Factory, Bristol The Course: Unfortunately, there is no magic spell or potion for funding success – behind every successful bid is strong planning, partnerships and preparation. This one-day course is designed for those wanting to develop their fundraising skills. Built on our years of … Continue reading

Funding: Wessex Youth Trust

The next deadline for applications to the Wessex Youth Trust is 1 November 2017.  The Trust awards grants to registered charities (including schools and PTAs) that help, support and advance the wellbeing of disadvantaged children and young people up to the age of 21 years. Applications from self-help organisations and charities requiring seed corn funding … Continue reading

Funding: BBC Children in Need Small Grants Programme

Funding: BBC Children in Need Small Grants Programme

Charities and not for profit organisations such as schools; registered charities; voluntary organisations; churches; and community interest groups; etc. can apply for grants of up to  and including £10,000 per year for up to three years through the BBC Children in Need Small Grants programme. Grants are given to projects working with children and young … Continue reading

Funding: 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 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 all Community Directplus … Continue reading

Funding: The Inventor Prize

The Inventor Prize is a pilot, run by Nesta and funded by the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy (BEIS). The prize aims to help smaller inventors overcome the barriers they face. We want to support individuals, teams or companies that would likely struggle to otherwise access resources and support. Unlike other programmes, the … Continue reading