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Opportunities: Funding & grants


Duchy Health Charity

Funding to develop projects related to improving health and wellbeing and the provision of healthcare for the benefit of people of all ages living in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.

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The Maypole Fund

Grants up to £750 are available for projects by individual women- or women only groups to resource imaginative, non-violent activities by feminist anti-militarist women to proactively challenge patriarchy.

Deadline: 31 January 2024

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The Clothworkers’ Foundation

Grants for UK registered charities and not-for-profits working in the areas of alcohol and substance misuse, disadvantaged minority communities, disadvantaged young people, domestic and sexual abuse, homelessness, older people, people with disabilities, prisoners and ex-offenders and people with a visual impairment.

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The Marchig Animal Welfare Trust

Grants for UK registered charities and overseas non-governmental organisations (NGOs) across the world working to protect animals, prevent animal cruelty and relieve animal suffering.

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The Co-operative Foundation Young Gamechangers Fund

Grants of up to £20,000 are available to UK groups or organisations that can deliver youth-led projects and activities with and for young people aged 10-25. Partnership bids are welcomed. Individuals may also apply.

Deadline: 19 December 2023

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The Youth Music Trailblazer Fund

Grants of between £2,000 and £30,000 are available over 2 years for constituted UK organisations for projects that encourage children and young people aged under 25 to make, learn and earn in music.

Deadline: 12 January 2024

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The Yorkshire Building Society Charitable Foundation

Project and equipment grants of between £250 and £2,000 are available to UK registered charities working to help relieve poverty, improve health and save lives.

Deadline: 31 December 2023

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The Hedley Foundation Limited

Grants available to smaller UK registered charities working with the elderly, people with a mental or physical disability, those who are terminally ill, young people and social welfare projects, including those that benefit carers, the homeless and ex-offenders.

Deadline: 13 December 2023

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The Delamere Dairy Foundation

Grants available for organisations working in the areas or agriculture, the environment, education, children and young people, financial hardship and the relief of sickness.

Deadline: 29 February 2024

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The Neighbourhood Watch Network

The Network’s Community Grants Fund is intended to fund new, innovative work, particularly where it relates to crime prevention and community safety.

The deadline for this opportunity was 30 November 2023

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Lloyds Bank Foundation

This programme is for small, local, specialist charities supporting people facing complex issues.

Deadline: 25 January 2024

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The Thomas Wall Trust

Grants of up to £5,000 are available to charities developing communication skills for disadvantaged adults aged 18 and over so that they can improve their employment prospects, self-confidence, resilience and life-chances.

Deadline: 8 January 2024