Tagged with young people

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

Summer is over

Summer is over

As the school summer break is over, everyone is back from their holidays and everyone is back at work the Fabric of Life is now ready to focus on its celebration event in November. November feels like it should be a long way off but we have just ten weeks until all of our groups … 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