A selection of the latest grants that are available


D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
Grants are available for UK registered charities working in the UK in the areas of advancement of the arts, health and medical welfare, and improvement or protection of the environment. Deadline 8th October.

VCSE Health & Wellbeing Fund 
Fund for third sector for improving start in life, targeted at: Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) groups & children in areas of high deprivation (including urban, rural and coastal areas). Closes 30th October 2020.

Healthy Communities Surviving Covid19 Fund

Grants are available for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) led voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector organisations across the UK to help them support their communities during and beyond the coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis, building wellbeing, resilience, and capacity. Deadline 30th October.

Masonic Charitable Foundation – Children & Young People Grants

Grants for charities in England and Wales that support disadvantaged and vulnerable children and young people (up the age of 25 years) to overcome the barriers they face in order to achieve the best possible start in life. The deadline is 31st October.

Music For all – Community Project Funding
Grants are available to UK-based community groups that aim to bring musical projects to their local communities. The deadline is 1st November 2020.

UK Nature Engagement Grants

Grants are available for schools and community groups in the UK to increase youth engagement with nature. The deadline is 1st November 2020.

Volant Charitable Trust – Coronavirus Response Fund
Grants are available to UK charities that demonstrate a strong focus on alleviating social deprivation and helping vulnerable groups who have been affected by the coronavirus pandemic. Deadline 31st December.

Polden-Puckham Charitable Foundation

Grants are available to UK registered charitable non-governmental organisations that help to promote peace and security, and environmental sustainability. Deadline 5th February 2021.

Allchurches Trust 
Grants are available for churches and Christian charities to adapt to the challenges and opportunities presented by the coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis. 

National Lottery Community Fund
Government emergency support funding for charities distributed via the National Lottery Community Fund (NLCF) is now open for people and communities affected by Covid-19. There are small and large grants.

Mental Health Response Fund
Grants available for VCS organisations.

Healthy Communities
The Healthy Communities Together Programme offers up to 3M in funding to empower voluntary and community sector organisations to work together with the local care sector to boost community wellbeing.

Edward Gostling Foundation
The Edward Gostling Foundation is now focused on helping smaller charities through the crisis and grants of up to 10K are available to help with core operating costs.

Shanly Foundation 
The Shanly Foundation is calling for applications for its Coronavirus Emergency Response Fund.

Power to Change
Power to Change has announced an emergency support scheme for community businesses.

Alpkit Foundation
Grants of up to £500 are available for organisations serving those affected by the coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak.

CAF Coronavirus Emergency Fund
new response fund has been set up by CAF (Charities Aid Foundation for established small voluntary organisations affected by Covid 19. Grants of up to £10,000 available to allow continued local community support.