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Comic Relief Community Cash Fund 2017

Posted March 24, 2017

Comic Relief Community Cash 2017 is now open for applications. £75,000 is available with grants from £500 to £1,000 for organisations with an annual income less than £100,000 in Birmingham, the Black Country and Solihul.... View Article


HS2 Community and Environment Fund

Posted March 8, 2017

Two funds are available to local communities to help with the disruption that will be caused by the construction of Phase one of HS2 between London and the West Midlands; the Community and Environment Fund... View Article


Funding for Summer Playscheme Grants Programme

Posted February 27, 2017

Registered charities that want to run summer play schemes for children between the ages of 5 and 16 can apply for grants of between £500 and £1,000. The funding is made available by the Woodward... View Article


Orchard Windfalls Fund 2017

Posted February 24, 2017

The Tree Council has announced that its Orchard Windfalls Fund 2017 is open for applications. Through the Fund grants of between £100 and £700 are available to schools and community groups for the planting of... View Article


Community Trees Fund 2017

Posted February 24, 2017

The Tree Council has funds available to assist community groups proposing to undertake tree planting projects during National Tree Week (25th November – 3rd December 2017) or as soon as possible afterwards. The Community Trees... View Article


Harry Payne Funding West Midlands

Posted February 14, 2017

The Heart of England Community Foundation is now accepting applications for The Harry Payne Fund. This fund provides grants of between £250 and £1000 to support causes in Birmingham and within a 25-mile radius of... View Article


National Lottery Funding for Community Projects

Posted February 14, 2017

The Big Lottery Fund has announced that more than 530 projects are sharing £18,560,998 of funding from the Reaching Communities programme. Reaching Communities is a £200 million grants scheme that provides funding between £10,000-£500,000 for voluntary or community groups... View Article


Funding for Community Facilities

Posted February 14, 2017

The next application deadline for funding from the Suez Communities Trust (formerly the Sita Trust) is the 24th April 2017. The Suez Communities Trust provides funds to not-for-profit organisations to improve amenities that are available... View Article


BBC Children in Need Fund

Posted February 14, 2017

Not for profit organisations such as schools; registered charities; voluntary organisations; churches; and community interest groups; etc. can apply for grants of up to £10,000 per year for up to three years through the BBC... View Article


Introduction to Crowdfunding Course from BVSC

Posted February 7, 2017

On 6th March 2017, from 10am to 3.30pm, at BVSC, 138 Digbeth, Birmingham, B5 6DR Crowdfunding is where individuals come together to support and fund projects by other individuals or organisations. A campaign can be... View Article