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					                                                     SOUTH SOMERSET DISTRICT COUNCIL

                                                             SOURCES OF FUNDING SHEET

     FUND             APPLICATION FORM           FUNDING             WHO CAN APPLY                         TYPE OF PROJECT
South Somerset     Contact your area office   50% max. up to       Voluntary/ Community           Community Activities
District Council                              £12,500               Groups                         Sports
(SSDC)                                                             Charities                      Arts
                   01935 462462               Safer Play           Parish/Town Councils           Buildings/Facilities/Equipment
                                              Surfacing up to                                      Bursaries
Joint SSDC/        Eileen Zoers               Max. £70,000         Village Hall Committees        New Village Halls
SCC Village        Community Council for      (£35,000 SSDC,       Projects over £12,500          Extensions
Halls              Somerset                   £35,000 SCC)                                         Refurbishment of Existing Halls
Programme          Victoria House             Closing date:                                        Improving disabled access
                   Victoria Street            30th June each
                   Taunton TA1 3JZ            year.
                   01823 331222

Joint              Alice Knight               Up to £2,500         Voluntary/ Community        Pilot healthy living initiatives that aim to
SSDC/PCT           Council Offices                                  Groups                      tackle health inequalities in South
Healthy Living     Churchfields, Wincanton,   Annually             Charities                   Somerset. Priorities reviewed annually.
Pooled Fund        BA9 9AG                                         Other local organisations

                   Tel: 01963 435061

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Community       Christine Langford           50% up to             Community Groups across      Community led projects addressing
Chest           Old Kelways                  maximum £750          rural South Somerset,        clearly identified needs, especially
                Somerton Road                                      except Yeovil Town.          projects that target groups most at need
                Langport. TA10 9YE                                                              in local communities and projects that
                                                                                                increase opportunities for all.
                Tel: 01458 257419

Yeovil          Dave Crisfield               Up to £7,000          Community groups and         Community led projects addressing
Neighbourhood   SSDC Offices, Petters                              projects based in areas of   clearly identified needs, focussing on
Renewal Fund    House,Petters Way, Yeovil                          identified need in Yeovil    improving the quality of life for local
                BA20 1SH                                                                        people

                Tel: 01935 462956
Parish Paths    Eve Wynn                     Up to £1,000          Parish and Town Councils     Improving access on rights of way
Improvement     SSDC 01963 435084                                  Community Groups
Fund            Eve.wynn@southsomerset
Wellbeing of    Tim Chappell                 £250-£1,000           Community groups and         Small capital items
Yeovil Fund     C/o Denners, Yeovil                                projects in Yeovil
                01935 812922

South West      The Old Railway Station,        Small grants up   Charitable, Voluntary and    Current priorities: Communities in rural
Foundation      Sea Mills Lane, Stoke            to £1,000.        Community Organisations in   areas and market and coastal towns
                Bishop                          Connecting        the South West.              where people:
                Bristol. BS9 1DX.                Communities
                                                 up to £30,000.                                      Have low income
                Tel: 0117 968 0111              Solid                                               Are disadvantaged, isolated or
                info@southwestfoundation.        Foundations up                                     experience discrimination
                                 to £10,000.
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Somerset          Unit 1, Baybrook Farm,      Grants up to       Charitable, Voluntary and    Groups working with         disadvantaged
Community         Lower Godney, Wells,        £3,000             Community Organisations in   people
Foundation        Somerset, BA5 1RZ                              Somerset

                  Tel: 01458 833133

Avon &            PO Box 37, Valley Road,                        Charitable, Voluntary and  Priorities:
Somerset Police   Portishead, Bristol                            Community Organisations in      Protecting local people and
Community         BS20 8QJ                                       Avon & Somerset                    property from crime
Trust             01275 816240                                                                   Reducing anti-social behaviour
                  www.avonandsomerset.pol                                                        Educating young people on the
                                                                                    dangers of drug, alcohol and
                                                                                                    solvent abuse
                                                                                                 Increasing community safety
                                                                                                 Diverting people away from crime
                                                                                                 Building       good     community
Somerset          PC Simon Selby              Up to £1,000                                  Crime prevention and crime reduction
Crimebeat         07768 5981061                                                             projects led by young people aged 11-
Foundation for    Secretary to the Trustees   Max £75,000        Voluntary/community groups Lead funder on projects relating to:
Sports & Arts     PO BOX 20                                      Charities                   Sports
                  Liverpool                                      Parish/Town Councils        Arts
                  L13 1HB                                        Local Authorities           Play

                  Tel: 0151 259 5505
Tesco Charity     Tesco Charity Trust         £1,500 to £5,000   Local charities in areas     Organisations supporting:
Trust             Tesco House                 approx.            where Tesco has stores.
                  Delamare Road                                                                 Children's welfare and children's
Community         Cheshunt                                                                      educational projects.
Awards            Herts EN8 9SL                                                                Elderly people and people with
                  Tel: 01992 646768

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Tudor Trust       The Tudor Trust                              Charitable, Voluntary and      Organisations which address the social,
                  7 Ladbroke Grove                             Community Organisations        emotional and financial needs of people
                  London W11 3BD                                                              at the margins of our society
                  0207 727 8522                                                               Organisations focusing on building
                                                               stronger communities

Garfield Weston   Weston Centre                                UK registered charities plus   Arts, Community, Education, Welfare,
Foundation        10 Grosvenor Street                          churches and hospitals         Medical, Social, Religion, Youth and
                  London W1K 4QY                                                              Environment

Co-op Group       Co-operative Group          Grants between   Charitable, Voluntary and      Projects benefiting the local community
Community         Customer Relations          £100-£5,000      Community Organisations        in which a Co-op business trades;
Dividend Fund     Freepost MR9473                                                             projects which fulfil a local need and
                  Manchester M4 8BA                                                           target disadvantaged groups

                  0800 0686 727

UK Villages     UKVillages                    Grants between   Charitable, Voluntary and      Local groups which fulfil a community
Community Kitty 37 Church Street, Harston,    £50-£300         Community Organisations        need
                Cambs, CB2 5NP, UK
                01223 874 500


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Lloyds TSB   Trevor Smale                £300-£10,000    Charities                   Support for charities which enable
             Sedgmoor House,                                                         especially disadvantaged or disabled
             Deangate Avenue,            Quarterly                                   people to play a fuller role in the
             Taunton TA1 2UF.            deadlines                                   community

             Tel: 01823 444032

Hedley       Mrs Mary Kitto              Average £5000   Registered charities only   Current priorities:
Foundation   Appeals Secretary                                                        Young people
             The Hedley Foundation                                                    Disabled People
             9 Dowgate Hill                                                           Terminally ill
             London EC4R 2SU

             Tel: 020 7489 8076

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Awards for All    Tel: 08456 002 040       £500-£10,000        Charities              Projects that enable people to take part in art,
Lottery Funding                                                Voluntary Groups       sport, heritage and community activities, as well
         Can apply at         Clubs (Parish          as projects that promote education, the
                                          any time,             Councils & Schools     environment and health in the local community
                                          response              may also apply)
                                          within 8 weeks
Sport England     Ashlands House          Regional             Voluntary/community    Projects which help people start sport, stay in
                  Ashlands                grants                groups                 Sport and achieve success in sport. Encourage
                  Crewkerne               available up to      Charities              and create multi-sport and multi-activity
                  Somerset                £250,000,            Parish/Town Councils   environments
                  TA18 7LQ                organisations        Local Authorities
                  01460 73491             are                                          Current focus is priority groups and those from
            encouraged to                                areas of social deprivation.
                                          find 65%
Arts Council of   Bradnich Place          Various              Artists, art           Help artists and art organisations to carry out their
England           Gandy Street            schemes               organisations          work
                  Exeter                  available.           Voluntary and
                  EX4 3LS                                       community groups.
                  Tel: 0845 3006200

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English Heritage Tel: 020 7591 6042
Lottery Fund or        Various grant     Support work designed to care for our heritage and help people to experience
                 Area Conservation        schemes           it. Also support activities that will increase peoples' understanding and
                 Planner, SSDC or Adron   available         enjoyment of our heritage.
                 Conservation Planner,
                 Tel: 01935 462652
Big Lottery Fund Beaufort House           Various           Wide range of projects considered. See website for annually reviewed
                51 New North Road         programmes        priorities in the South West.
                Exeter                    for local
                EX4 4EQ                   groups and
                Telephone: 01392          national
                849700                    projects
                Email:                    including
           voluntary and
                Big advice line:          sector
                0845 4 10 20 30           children and
                                          young people,
                                          parks, healthy
                                          lifestyles and

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Don’t forget….
Charitable, community and voluntary organisations in South Somerset can contact their Area Community Development Officer or District-
wide Support Officer for help with setting up your group or project, and helping you through the funding maize!

                     Area East: Tim Cook                                            Area North: Gerard Tucker
                   Area Development Officer                                          Area Development Officer
                   SSDC Offices, Churchfield                                  SSDC Offices, Old Kelways, Somerton Road
                     Wincanton. BA9 9AG.                                                Langport . TA10 9YE.

                       Tel: 01963 435088                                                  Tel: 01458 257427
                   Area South: David Crisfield                                        Area West: Jan Suchacki
                    Area Development Officer                                          Area Development Officer
                  SSDC Offices, Petters House,                                     SSDC Offices, Holyrood Lace Mill
                Petters Way, Yeovil. BA20 1SH.                                           Chard. TA20 2YA.

                       Tel: 01935 462956                                                   Tel: 01460 260359
                    District-wide Leisure:                                 District-wide Social Inclusion and Village Halls:
             Arts - Pauline Burr 01935 4652613                                        Alice Knight – 01963 435061
     Sports Facilities – Lynda Pincombe 01935 462614
     Sports Development – Jake Hannis 01935 462544                    
  Playgrounds and Youth Facilities – Adrian Moore/ Steve
               Barnes 01935 462409/462408
        Active Lifestyles - Claire King 01935 462346

It’s also worth contacting your Town or Parish Council, who are able to precept for local community projects and can award small grants

South Somerset Council for Voluntary Service (SSCVS) offer a free funding advice using the FunderFinder and Grantfinder software
packages. Call Alan Williams on 01935 475914 to book your appointment!
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