FaithAction Funding Roundup
Lloyds Bank Community Fund
The Community Fund run by Lloyds Bank is accepting nominations from the public of community services or projects to be entered for a chance to win up to £3,000 in funding. Applications are divided into up to 360 ‘Community Areas’ with awards of £3,000, £2,000, £1,000 and £500 made in each area. Eligible applications will be narrowed down to a shortlist which will then be put to a public vote. The deadline for applications is 6pm, 30th April 2014.
Triangle Trust 1949 Fund
The Triangle Trust are offering grants of up to £40,000 (max of 50% of annual income) per year over three years to charitable organisations whose primary purpose is to support unpaid carers. Applicant’s annual income must be below £2m, but preference is given to smaller organisations. The deadline for applications is midday, 24th April 2014.
A second funding window will be available in the summer for organisations involved in the rehabilition of ex-offenders.
Fair Chance Fund
The Cabinet Office and The Department of Communities and Local Government are inviting bids (£500,000-£3m) on a £15 payment-by-results programme aiming to improve outcomes for young, homeless people with difficult-to-address needs and move them into sustainable accomodation and employment, education or training. Expressions of interest should be submitted by 12pm, 22nd April 2014.
MacMillan: Supporting You to Help Others
MacMillan are running a grants programme to support the start-up and funding of cancer help and support groups and activities. Projects less than one year old are eligible for up to £500 to cover start-up costs, while older projects are eligible for up to £3,000 to cover developmental costs. Multiple funding rounds are available throughout the year, with the current one ending on 30th April.