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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


Community Asset Fund

Posted January 26, 2017

From 30 January, sports clubs and community organisations are invited to bid for Sport England’s new Community Asset Fund, to enhance spaces in local communities to give people the opportunity to be active. It reflects... View Article


Local Innovation Fund for Birmingham

Posted November 28, 2016

A new fund has been recently launched by Birmingham City Council to help people across Birmingham invest in the projects, groups and activities they think will help their local communities. The Local Innovation Fund (LIF)... View Article


Nesta Impact Investments

Posted November 28, 2016

Nesta, the UK’s Innovation Foundation has announced that it is looking to invest in social ventures with innovative products or services that are addressing some of the UK’s most pressing challenges. In particular, Nesta are... View Article


Sport England Announces Future Funding Schemes

Posted November 28, 2016

Sport England has announced that it will launch three new funding programmes in December 2016. This is part of its new strategy “Towards an Active Nation”. The three funds to be launched are: A £3... View Article


Co op Launches Local Community Fund

Posted November 28, 2016

The Co-op has launched a new Local Community Fund. A total of £8 million is available to support three community projects for each of the Co-op’s 1,500 food stores and funeral homes in the UK.... View Article