Paul Hamlyn Foundation shares review of its UK grant-making

Paul Hamlyn Foundation shares review of its UK grant-making 24 August 2017 Almost a quarter of applicants are successfully applying to the Paul Hamlyn Foundation - we like those odds! This report might help you to improve your chances even further. PHF has a particular interest in supporting young people and a strong belief in the importance of the arts. PHF has six priorities for its work in the UK:    Supporting imaginative people to nurture exciting ideas Widening access and participation in the arts Improving people's education and learning through the arts

Anchor funds social inclusion work by Christian Charities, 31 Jan

Anchor funds social inclusion work by Christian Charities, deadline 31 Jan 2018 24 August 2017 The Anchor Foundation provides grants of between £500 and £10,000 per year to Christian Charities that encourage social inclusion through ministries of healing and the arts. Funding can be awarded for up to three years. The Foundation will consider applications for either capital or revenue funding. Only in exceptional circumstances will grants be given for building work. Previously funded projects include:  

Ernest Cook, large grant deadline 31 Jan 18 (small grants anytime)

Ernest Cook Trust, large grant deadline 31 Jan 18 (small grants anytime) 30 August 2017 Schools, charities and not for profit organisations wishing to encourage young people's interest in the countryside; and literacy, numeracy and science can apply for funding to the Ernest Cook Trust (ECT). Small or large? The Trust operates two grant making programmes: » The small grants programme (under £4,000) » The large grants programme (grants in excess of £4,000). Previous projects supported (examples only):

Northern Gas Community Promises Fund, deadline 19 October

Northern Gas Community Promises Fund, deadline 19 October 2017 (12 noon) 7 September 2017 Leeds Community Foundation is working with Northern Gas Networks to run the Community Promises Fund. Grants are available for organisations working in any of Northern Gas Network's Local Authority areas (which includes the Bradford District). The Fund seeks to support innovative projects working with vulnerable people to address any of the following: fuel poverty and energy efficiency carbon monoxide poisoning

VCSE Health & Wellbeing Fund, Social Prescribing, 21-Nov-17

VCSE Health & Wellbeing Fund, Social Prescribing, deadline 21 November 2017 13 September 2017 The Department of Health and Public Health England are inviting applications to the Health and Wellbeing Fund to set up a new social prescribing scheme or to support the expansion of an existing scheme. How much and what for? Up to £300,000 is available (tapering over up to 3 years).

Raise funds and awareness on Facebook

Raise funds and awareness on Facebook 13 September 2017 Facebook has announced the launch of its nonprofit fundraising tools in the UK (and 15 other countries across Europe). Charitable organisations based in one of these 16 countries are invited to sign up to be one of the first nonprofits to use Facebook's charitable giving tools to achieve their fundraising objectives through these tools: Collect donations on Facebook with the donate button.

Skills for Work apprenticeship funding to end Dec/while funds last

Skills for Work apprenticeship funding (while funds last) 18 September 2017 Skills for Work is part of Bradford Council and is a training provider that delivers apprenticeship programmes and assists employers with apprenticeship recruitment. You may be aware that the way apprenticeships are funded has recently changed and availability of funded courses is due to change from 01/01/2018. Skills for Work currently still has funding and this will be available on a 'first come first served' basis until the end of December 2017.

Well Bradford small grants, Toller ward, deadline 13 October

Well Bradford small grants, Toller ward, deadline 13 October 18 September 2017 The Well Bradford Small Grants Programme is inviting groups and organisations working in the Toller ward to apply for grants of £50 to £5000. Funding priorities: Activities promoting self-care and wellbeing Activities that connect communities together Activities which have a positive impact on local people Activities which can be a seed for local enterprise Activities that develop the skills and confidence of local residents.   Well Bradford Action Plan

Comic Relief, young men & mental health, deadline 13 October 2017

Comic Relief, young men & mental health, deadline 13 October 2017 20 September 2017 Thriving Not Just Surviving Comic Relief has launched the £1.75 million Thriving Not Just Surviving: Young Men and Mental Health Fund to support vulnerable and disadvantaged young men with mental health problems. Comic Relief is seeking proposals to deliver specialised mental health provision which puts the needs of young men at the heart of their work. There is special interest in funding organisations that test out different approaches to engagement and support to establish what works. Funding available  

Magic Little Grants £250-500, physical activities, deadline 31 Oct

Magic Little Grants Fund: £250-£500 for physical activities, deadline 31 Oct 2017 21 September 2017 Localgiving has teamed up with Postcode Community Trust to provide a free annual Localgiving membership and a grant of either £250 or £500 to small charities and community groups. What is the fund? The Magic Little Grants Fund provides local charities and community groups the opportunity to access funding to deliver engaging physical activities, which help to overcome barriers to participation. Eligibility criteria

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