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									                                                                                Funding Opportunities for Voluntary and Community Groups
                                                                                  (Compiled by West Yorkshire Police from external sources)

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                                                             VOLUNTARY AND COMMUNITY GROUPS - FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE (SEPT 2010)
                                   Disclaimer: All information provided from external funding sources; West Yorkshire Police is not responsible for any inaccuracies at the time of publication.
Deadline            Category         Name of Scheme         Funder                 Available to              How much you can          What issues the Funder is intended to reach                    Contact details for applications
                                                                                                             apply for
No active schemes at present
Anytime            Community         Community              Community              Charitable, Voluntary,      up to £5,000              Grants for projects that reflect the needs of voluntary and
                   Projects          Foundation for         Foundation for         Community Group                                       community groups in Calderdale and its immediate
                                     Calderdale             Calderdale                                                                   neighbourhood and improve the quality of life for the
                                                                                                                                         people of Calderdale.
Deadlines 1        Health and Social Small Grants           Calderdale           Voluntary/Community           Grants available up to    Grant assistance is available to projects that help
November, 1        Projects          Scheme                 Metropolitan Borough groups                        £3,000                    achieve the Council's ambition of making Calderdale a
February and 1 May                                          Council                                                                      clean, safe, attractive and thriving area for people to live
                                                                                                                                         in, work in and visit
31 December         Community        Arts In The         Kirklees Metropolitan Voluntary and community         Up to 50% of project      Funding to help community and voluntary groups     
                    Projects         Neighbourhood Grant Council               groups                          costs, from a minimum     throughout Kirklees to set up arts and cultural projects
                                     Aid Programme                                                             of £150 up to a           and events.
                                                                                                               maximum of £2,000

Anytime             Community        Grassroots Grants      The Office of the      Voluntary, community and Grants of up to £5,000       Grants available to small third sector organisations in
                    Projects                                Third Sector           faith groups             are available                support of charitable and voluntary work in Kirklees.
                                                                                                                                         Priority will be given to: projects benefiting people who
                                                                                                                                         are disadvantaged, or who live in communities that are
                                                                                                                                         particularly disadvantaged; projects demonstrating that
                                                                                                                                         their work will bring diverse communities together; and
                                                                                                                                         projects that promote the involvement of more people in
                                                                                                                                         community activity and volunteering.

Varies, dependent   Business         Kirklees -           Kirklees Metropolitan Business, individual,          Varies from scheme to     Assistance for business and voluntary and community   
upon scheme         Support,         Metropolitan Council Council               group, organisation            scheme, but the           groups in the Kirklees Metropolitan Council area,
                    Community        Grants                                                                    maximum grant offered     towards building works, improving access to
                    Projects                                                                                   is £10,000                buildings/facilities, arts and cultural events, activities that
                                                                                                                                         are of benefit to children and young people, and older
                                                                                                                                         people with both mental and physical disabilities
Biannual - 1 March Sports Projects     Kirklees - Sport in the Kirklees Metropolitan Not-for-profit organisations Up to 50% of project   Financial assistance to sports clubs and voluntary
& 1 September                          Neighbourhood Grant Council                   and sports clubs             costs, up to a maximum organisations to increase and improve opportunities for
                                                                                                                  of £1,000              people in Kirklees to participate in sport and recreational
                                                                                                                                         activities. Priority is given to projects that promote and
                                                                                                                                         develop sport for young people aged four to 18 years,
                                                                                                                                         and/or opportunities for women, disabled adults, older
                                                                                                                                         people and ethnic minority communities.

Rolling programmes Community           Grassroots Grants     Leeds Community         Not-for-profit, third sector   Between £250 and         Volunteer led and connected with or meeting the needs    www.leedscommunityfoundation.o
                   Projects, Health                          Foundation              voluntary or community         £900                     of the local community                         
                   and Social                                                        organisation with average
                   Projects                                                          income of less than
                                                                                     £30,000 a year

Monthly deadlines   Community          Green Leeds           Green Leeds             Registered charity,            Two forms of support:    Funding for environmental and community projects in
                    Projects                                                         voluntary or community         small grants (up to      Leeds that fall under the following categories:
                                                                                     group or religious             £5,000) and main         environmental improvement to a public amenity;
                                                                                     establishments within the      grants (up to £45,450)   conservation of biodiversity; or environmental protection
                                                                                     city of Leeds (metropolitan                             of a building which is a place of worship or of
                                                                                     boundaries)                                             historic/architectural interest.

Anytime             Community          Leeds - Wade's        Wade's Charity          Registered charities           Average grant is around Offers grants to groups operating in the pre-1974
                    Projects           Charity                                       (operating between LS1         £2,000                  boundary of the City of Leeds (between postcodes LS1
                                                                                     and LS17 postcodes in                                  and LS17), to support the provision of facilities for
                                                                                     Leeds)                                                 recreation, amusement, entertainment and general
                                                                                                                                            socialising for people of every age

Anytime             Community          Wakefield -           City of Wakefield       Community, voluntary or        Level of funding         Contributes to safer and stronger communities, healthier
                    Projects, Health   Community Chest       Metropolitan District   recreational groups            dependent upon each      communities and furthering the skills and enterprise of
                    and Social                               Council                                                individual scheme        the area.
Anytime        Young people and 4iP Awards                   UnLtd                   Individuals over 16 and        Up to £5,000             Help individuals turn their digital media ideas, prototypes
               elderly, Business                                                     informal groups                                         and projects into prototypes and a reality. Can include     =179&PageName=4ip
               Support                                                                                                                       supporting websites, games and mobile services which
                                                                                                                                             help people improve their lives

Anytime             Community          Allchurches Trust     Allchurches Trust       Churches, Christian            Grants range from £100 Funding in support of churches, church establishments,
                    Projects                                 Limited                 groups, registered             to £5,000              religious charities, charities preserving UK heritage,
                                                                                     charities and schools                                 theological colleges, schools promoting Christian
                                                                                                                                           religion, charities sponsored or recommended by the
                                                                                                                                           church, the local community and those concerned with
                                                                                                                                           the welfare of the disadvantaged and disabled.

21 Oct 2010         Community          Architectural Heritage Architectural Heritage Voluntary organisations        Up to £7,500             Promotes conservation and regeneration of historic
                    Projects           Fund                   Fund                   and building preservation                               buildings in UK, to create community and education
                                                                                     trusts                                                  facilities, workshops and homes
Anytime             Community          Asda Foundation       Asda Foundation       Registered charities and       No minimum or        The Foundation supports projects that will make a    
                    Projects                                                       local community groups         maximum grant amount difference to the communities in which ASDA has a
                                                                                                                  stipulated           presence and its colleagues can get involved in. Will
                                                                                                                                       assist charities, people and projects within the UK that
                                                                                                                                       require financial assistance. Requests must have the
                                                                                                                                       direct support and involvement from ASDA colleagues.

01 Nov 2010         Young people and Austin and Hope         Austin and Hope       Charitable organisations       Grants of between         The aim of the Trust is to award grants to charitable www.austin-hope-
                    elderly          Pilkington Trust        Pilkington Trust                                     £1,000 and £10,000        organisations in the UK and overseas, through various
                                                                                                                                            projects 2010: Children, Youth, Elderly and Medical.
                                                                                                                                            2011: Music and the Arts and Overseas. 2012:
                                                                                                                                            Homeless, Addiction, Asylum and Refugees, Sexual and
                                                                                                                                            Domestic Abuse, Prisoners and ex-Offenders

Anytime             Community          Awards for All        Big Lottery Fund      Voluntary or community         Grants will be awards of Funding for projects in England which aim to help
                    Projects           (England)                                   organisation, parish or        £300 to £10,000          improve local communities and the lives of people most
                                                                                   town council, school or                                 in need.
                                                                                   health body
13 Sept 2010        Community          Awards for Bridging   Awards for Bridging   Community and voluntary        Up to £10,000             3 categories for groups, organisations or local authorities
                    Projects           Cultures (UK)         Cultures (UK)         organisations                                            that are working towards making a real and meaningful
                                                                                                                                            contribution towards the mutual understanding of cultural
                                                                                                                                            differences within communities

Anytime             Community          B & Q Waste           B&Q                   Schools, charities and         Items such as slightly    Apply for products and waste materials that haven't been Contact local B & Q store direct
                    Projects           Donation Scheme                             community groups               damaged tins of paint,    able to sell for re-use                        
                                                                                                                  off cuts of timber, odd                                                            lates/content_lookup.jsp?content=
                                                                                                                  rolls of wallpaper and                                                             /aboutbandq/social_responsibility_
                                                                                                                  end-of-range materials                                                             2007/waste_donation.jsp&menu=a

Deadlines: 15 Oct   Young People       BBC Children in       BBC Children in       Not-for-profit organisations   Small Grants of £10,000   Support for projects throughout the UK that aim to make
2010                and Elderly        Need                  Need Appeal           including registered           or less for up to three   a positive difference or change to the lives of children
                                                                                   charities, schools,            years and Main Grants     and young people who are disabled or disadvantaged,
                                                                                   voluntary organisations,       of over £10,000 per       through illness, distress, poverty, neglect or abuse, or
                                                                                   local authorities, churches,   year for up to three      behavioural or psychological problems.
                                                                                   Social enterprises,            years
                                                                                   Community Interest groups

Anytime             Community          Better Net Awards     UnLtd and Nominet     Environmental                  Up to £5,000              Providing individuals with support and funding to develop
                    Projects, Young                          Trust                 organisations, voluntary                                 and lead internet based solutions to the problems that
                    People & Elderly                                               groups, charities, not-for-                              affect our society.
                                                                                   profit organisations and
                                                                                   community groups
30 Nov 2010         Young people and Big Lottery Fund        Youth in Focus        Partnerships led by a          £500,000 to £1,000,000 Projects that support vulnerable young people through
                    elderly                                                        voluntary or community                                difficult changes in their lives, targeting Young Carers,    og_youth_focus?regioncode=-uk
                                                                                   sector organisation                                   Young people leaving care, young people leaving youth
                                                                                                                                         offenders' institutions to improve confidence, skills and
                                                                                                                                         knowledge and provide more effective support that is
                                                                                                                                         joined up with other services
29 Jan 2011          Community         Biodiversity Action   WREN                     Environmental                 £2,000 to £250,000       Community, heritage and environmental projects in
                     Projects          Fund                                           organisations, voluntary      depending on the         areas close to landfill sites.
                                                                                      groups, charities, not-for-   scheme
                                                                                      profit organisations and
                                                                                      community groups
Anytime              Arts & Music,      CAF Venturesome      CAF                      Charities and other social    Loans and investment Fills gap between grants and bank loans. Cannot be   
                     Sports Projects,                                                 enterprises                   support from £20,000 to used to finance start up organisation. Type of finance      age=6903
                     Community                                                                                      £350,000                available includes Bridging finance for capital projects,
                     Projects, Young                                                                                                        working capital to ease cash flow and Development
                     people & elderly,                                                                                                      capital to help build income generation capacity
                     Drugs, Alcohol &
                     Violence, Health
                     & Social Projects,
                     Business Support

Anytime              Sports Projects   Cash 4 Clubs          Betfair in partnership   Community sports clubs        Grants range from £250 The scheme is part of a community investment    
                                                             with SportsAid and       registered with their sports’ to £1,000              programme in local grassroots sport, providing funding to
                                                             administered by Cash     National Governing Body                              grassroots sports clubs throughout the UK.
                                                             4 Clubs                  or local authority

26 Jan 2011          Community         Cemex Community       CEMEX                    Community and                 Between £1,000 and       Support sustainable local community and environmental
                     Projects          Fund                                           Environmental Projects        £15,000                  projects within 3 miles of a CEMEX operation, which        hp
                                                                                      (who must enrol with                                   provide and maintain public parks and amenities which
                                                                                      Entrust)                                               protect social built and natural environment and repair or
                                                                                                                                             restore buildings or structures which are of religious,
                                                                                                                                             historical or architectural interest

30 September, 31     Community         Church and            Church and               Community projects run by Up to £10,000                Projects must promote, aid and further the work of the     http://www.churchandcommunityfu
December             Projects          Community Fund        Community Fund           parish churches,                                       Church of England                                
                                                                                      deaneries, dioceses and
                                                                                      other bodies connected to
                                                                                      or working in partnership
                                                                                      with the Church of England

30 Sept 2010         Young people and Community Awards       Tesco Charity Trust      Community and voluntary       £1,000 to £5,000         Support Elderly and Adults and Children with Disabilities
                     elderly                                                          organisations                                                                                                    nities/tesco-charity-trust.aspx

27 Sept 2010         Community         Community                                      Learning and skills                                    Support for projects which evaluate, further develop,
                     Projects          Development Fund                               provider organisations                                 expand and embed effective approaches to Community
For details please   Young People       Community            Community                Voluntary, community and Varies                        Grants for projects in all sectors of local community.
check website        and Elderly,       Foundation Network   Foundation Network       charitable organisations                               Each foundation has its own character appropriate to the k
                     Health and Social                                                and occasionally,                                      location and grants may be made to a wide range of
                     Projects, Arts and                                               individuals                                            activities including: health; children & young people; arts
                     Music                                                                                                                   and culture; the environment; services.
Anytime           Health and Social Community Fund        Co-Op                 Community groups,           Average grant is             Small grants are available to groups operating in the
                  Projects,                                                     voluntary groups, self-help between £100 and             trading area of the Co-operative group. Allocation of the
                  Community                                                     groups, community           £2,000                       awards is based on a set of values and principles.             communities/community-fund/
                  Projects, Arts and                                            charities or local branches                              Funding projects must focus on Access to services,
                  Music                                                         of national charities                                    Active citizenship, Arts and culture, Community,
                                                                                                                                         Community safety, Education, Equality and diversity,
                                                                                                                                         Environment, Health and Sports

Anytime           Community        Community Grants       The National          Places of worship used by Repair grants up to            Repair grants towards structural repair projects costing
                  Projects                                Churches Trust        Christian denominations   £10,000, Community             more than £50,000 or community grants for providing            wgrant.html
                                                                                throughout the UK         grants from £2,500 to          facilities that will benefit your place of worship and local
                                                                                                          25,000                         community e.g. accessible toilets, kitchens and meeting
                                                                                                                                         rooms or for structural repair projects

28 Jan 2011       Community        Community Spaces       Groundwork UK and     Community groups               Between £10,000 and       Supports groups making their neighbourhoods cleaner  
                  projects                                Big Lottery Fund                                     £100,000                  and greener by improving and creating play areas,    
                                                                                                                                         community gardens, parks, wildlife areas, ponds, courts
                                                                                                                                         and village greens
Anytime           Business Support Community Website      BT/Recipero           Registered charity,        Free website                  A free website is offered to small charitable voluntary
                                   Builder                                      voluntary-led                                            and community groups in the UK that provide a clear
                                                                                organisation/group or non-                               benefit to the local community. A simple to build website
                                                                                profit making organisation                               may be constructed from simple on screen instructions
                                                                                                                                         on the internet.

Anytime           Business Support Communitybuilders      Office of the Third   Non-profit organisations,      Various. Development      The aim of the programme is to help organisations work
                                                          Sector and            often known as 'community      packages, Leadership      towards long-term financial stability to meet the needs of k/
                                                          Department for        anchors' (which include,       grants, Feasibility       communities for generations to come. The programme
                                                          Communities and       but are not limited to,        package, Investment       provides a mix of loans, grants and non-financial support
                                                          Local Government      development trusts,            package                   at different stages of the project cycle, supporting both
                                                                                settlements and multi-                                   existing organisations and newly-formed organisations.
                                                                                purpose community

ASAP              Community        Community-Owned        Led by the Plunkett   local communities to set       £3.3m support          Save their local pub by helping to provide the funding  
                  Projects,        Pubs Support           Foundation &          up and run community-          programme to support required and the advice and support necessary to open               a/news-item.cfm/newsid/358
                  Business Support Programme              developed with the    owned pubs                     50 communities through and run a successful community-owned pub.
                                                          Office of the Third                                  community-ownership

22 Sept and 24 Nov Community       Community Wildlife     Big Lottery Fund      Not for profit groups, local   Between £300 and          Bring together local people to discover, enjoy or protect
2010               Projects        Fund                                         councils, schools and          £10,000                   wildlife in their local area by improving rural or urban
                                                                                health bodies                                            environments for people to enjoy and by getting people
                                                                                                                                         more active and healthier
Anytime           Health and Social Computers for Rural   Arthur Rank Centre    Individual and community       Computers available at Supporting rural communities by providing computers     
                  Projects          People                                      groups in rural areas          reduced prices (i.e. £99)
31 Mar 2011          Community         CRT - Bridging the   Coalfields           Voluntary and community      £500 to £5,000            Grants are available to small groups which operate in the
                     Projects          Gap Programme        Regeneration Trust   groups/organisations that                              coalfield communities. It is targeted at community and
                                                                                 are contributing to the                                voluntary organisations that can demonstrate a grant will
                                                                                 regeneration of coalfield                              impact positively on people living in coalfield
                                                                                 areas and their                                        communities. For projects that will be completed within
                                                                                 communities                                            12 months

Anytime              Drugs, Alcohol    Drinkaware Trust     Drinkaware Trust     Charities,                   Grants are available up Grants available to organisations in the United Kingdom
                     and Violence                                                voluntary/community          to £100,000             delivering projects to promote responsible drinking and
                                                                                 groups, local authorities                            reduce alcohol-related harm through one or more of the
                                                                                                                                      Trust's three categories: Ideas Fund; Awareness
                                                                                                                                      Projects; and Big Impact Awards

Trustees meet 4      Young people &    Dulverton Trust      Dulverton Trust      Registered charities and     Major or Minor grants     Youth and education, general welfare, conservation,
times a year: May,   elderly,                                                    organisations with           (up to £3,500)            religion, preservation, peace and security
Jul, Oct and Feb     Community                                                   charitable status
8 Oct 2010           Community         E.ON Sustainable     E.On                 Community groups, not-for- Up to £20,000               Funding for groups who wish to consider and implement
                     Projects          Energy Fund                               profit organisations and                               sustainable energy projects in their buildings. Local
                                                                                 schools                                                authorities can apply in partnership. Scheme should
                                                                                                                                        benefit education, vulnerable people and people in fuel
30 Sept 2010         Young people and Engage Awards         UnLtd and the       individuals or informal  Up to £2,500                                                                     
                     elderly                                Calouste Gulbenkian groups who are aged over                                Increasing ageing of the population and the challenges
                                                            Foundation          50                                                      this will bring. Projects should improve social issues
                                                                                                                                        faced by older people focused on Inspiring self-belief and
                                                                                                                                        wellbeing, Making the most of opportunities and valuing
                                                                                                                                        shared wisdom and experience
Varies, dependent    Community         Enhancing            The SITA Trust       Not for profit organisations, Small Grants up to       Projects that make physical improvements to community
upon scheme          Projects          Communities                               community groups, parish £20,000. Large Grants         facilities and historic buildings/structures, within 3 miles funding
                                       Programme (UK)                            councils, local authorities up to £50,000              of a qualifying SITA UK waste processing site
                                                                                 and charities

Anytime              Sports Projects   Facilities Grant     The Football         Local authorities,           Up to £1 Million (or 90% Funding is available to primarily support organisations
                                                            Foundation           education establishments, of the project costs)       that wish to build, develop and/or refurbish facilities in
                                                                                 football clubs, multi-sport                           order to sustain and increase participation in football.
                                                                                 clubs, registered charities,
                                                                                 companies limited by
                                                                                 guarantee, industrial and
                                                                                 provident societies and not-
                                                                                 for-profit organisations
No formal deadline Community          Faiths In Action    Community           Faith, inter faith, voluntary Up to £12,000        Support is available for organisations that focus on the
for applications   Projects                               Development         and community sector                               inclusion and participation of women and young people action
                                                          Foundation          organisations (local,                              and those which involve partnerships between one or
                                                                              regional or national)                              more organisations. Applications should relate to -
                                                                                                                                 Developing the confidence and skills to "bridge" and
                                                                                                                                 "link"; Supporting shared spaces for interaction and
                                                                                                                                 social action; Developing structures and processes
                                                                                                                                 which support dialogue and social action; and Improving
                                                                                                                                 opportunities for learning which build understanding

Anytime            Young People       February Foundation The February        Organisations with          The average grant      Focuses its grant-making in the following five areas:
                   and Elderly,                           Foundation          charitable aims             awarded is £5,000      higher education, including amateur sport; secondary
                   Community                                                                                                     education, including amateur sport; community-based
                   Projects, Sports                                                                                              charities in the UK; national charities in the UK; and
                   Projects                                                                                                      charitable causes in the emerging markets.

Anytime            Young people and Foyle Foundation      Foyles Foundation   State Funded secondary     Average grant is        Funding to develop school libraries. Will consider
                   elderly          Schools Library                           and primary schools and    £10,000                 purchasing library books, library software, IT equipment   to-apply/state-schools.php
                                    Programme                                 dedicated schools catering                         and specialist seating/desks
                                                                              for those with special

18 Oct 2010 and 18 Arts and Music     Fund for Disabled   Unlimited           Disabled and deaf artists Between £25,000 and      UK-wide disability arts commissioning fund, to   
Apr 2011                              Artists                                 and disabled and deaf led £50,000                  commission new work that is artistically led by disabled   limited
                                                                              arts organisations                                 people.

15 Oct 2010        Arts and Music     Funding for Music   The PRS for Music   Promoters of music of any Average grant size is    Promoters need to have at least one year's track record
                                      Promoters (UK)      Foundation          genre, including unsigned £3,000                   of promoting events; be promoting at least 8 events over unding/promoters.htm
                                                                              band promoters                                     a 12 month period (Making Music clubs must be
                                                                                                                                 promoting at least 3 concerts during this period); and be
                                                                                                                                 programming new British music of any genre.

Anytime            Business support Funding to help       Enterprises         Small businesses,           Up to £2,000           Match funding towards the cost of marketing their
                                    market Businesses,    Marketing Voucher   charities and social                               business through Enterprise Marketing Vouchers
                                    Charities & Social                        enterprises

Anytime            Health and Social Gardening for        Gardening for       Individuals, Hospitals,     Not specified          Grants for individuals so they may continue to garden,     http://www.gardeningfordisabledtru
                   Projects          Disabled Trust       Disabled Trust      Centres and Schools                                despite advancing illness, age or disability.    
Anytime            Arts & Music,     Google Grants        Google              Registered Charities        In kind support that   Free advertising to promote your organisation over the
                   Sports Projects,                                                                       translates into free   Internet
                   Community                                                                              advertising through
                   Projects, Young                                                                        Google Adwords
                   people & elderly,
                   Drugs, Alcohol &
                   Violence, Health
                   & Social Projects
24 Sept 2010        Health and Social GSK IMPACT            GlakoSmithKline       Registered UK Charities    Awards of up to            Reward Charities that are doing excellent work to
                    Projects          Awards                                      targeting community health £35,000                    improve people's health                                    pact_awards_uk.htm
                                                                                  needs in the UK
Decisions made in   Community          Heritage Grants      Heritage Lottery Fund Single organisations and Up to £50,000                Available to projects that relate to the national, regional
June, September,    Projects           Scheme                                     partnerships. Priority given                          or local heritage of the UK. Projects must help people to programmes/Pages/heritagegrants
December and                                                                      to Not-for-profit                                     learn about their own and other people's heritage,          .aspx
March                                                                             organisation or led                                   conserve the UK's diverse heritage and help more
                                                                                  partnerships                                          people to take an active part in making decisions about
10 Sept 2010        Community          Hilden Charitable    Hilden Charitable     Community based              Average grant in 2009    Projects which address disadvantages including   
                    Projects           Fund                 Fund                  organisations                was £5,000               homelessness, asylum seekers and refugees,
                                                                                                                                        Community based initiatives for disadvantaged young
                                                                                                                                        people and penal Affairs
9 Nov 2010          Young People       Hilton in the        Hilton Foundation     Charities and not-for-profit A few hundred pounds     Projects which meet one of the Foundations areas of
                    and Elderly        Community                                  organisations                up to £30,000            choice - disabled children, children in hospital,
                                       Foundation                                                                                       homelessness, life-limited children in hospices
24 Sept 2010        Arts and Music,    Idlewild Trust       Idlewild Trust        Registered Charities         Up to £5,000             Encourages excellence in the performing and fine arts
                    Community                                                                                                           and the preservation for the benefit of the public of
                    Projects                                                                                                            buildings and items of historical and national importance

Anytime             Community        InKinddirect           InKinddirect          Charity, registered or       A wide variety of goods, Companies donate surplus goods to InKinddirect. The
                    Projects, Young                                               otherwise, voluntary and     including toiletries,    charity then distributes these to voluntary organisation
                    People and                                                    not-for-profit groups        clothing, household      around the UK for a fraction of the real cost.
                    Elderly, Health                                                                            appliances, foods and
                    and Social                                                                                 office supplies
                    Business Support

Anytime             Community          J Paul Getty Jr.     J Paul Getty Jr.      Various groups and           Grants available up to   Trust will support projects which focus on reducing
                    Projects, Arts and Charitable Trust     Charitable Trust      projects                     £250,000                 reoffending, improving prospects, repairing communities,
                    music                                                                                                               repairing lives, preserving heritage and sustaining the
Anytime             Business Support Key Fund Yorkshire     Local Network Fund,   Not-for-profit, social       Varies, according to     Provides assistance to support social enterprises and
                                                            Sheffield Community   enterprises, voluntary and   scheme, however, the     sustainable development in the Yorkshire region. A
                                                            Enterprise            community groups and         maximum amount           range of support is available, including grants, loans,
                                                            Development Unit      individuals                  available is £100,000    business support and advice to start-up and expanding
                                                            and partners                                                                community enterprises.

Anytime             Community          Leeds Building       Leeds Building        Registered charities or     Between £250 and          Supports community based projects which aim to provide
                    Projects           Society Charitable   Society               groups affiliated with them £1,000                    relief from suffering, hardship, poverty or their direct bout/charitable_foundation.html
                                       Foundation                                                                                       consequences
Not specified       Young people &     Live UnLtd           UnLtd                 Young people between 11 Up to £2,000                  Supports young people with passion and talent to
                    elderly                                                       and 25                                                change the world around them to start up own business,
                                                                                                                                        sports team, recreational groups and host events

Anytime             Community          Lloyds TSB           Lloyds TSB            Small and medium sized    Not specified               Providing financial support for work that helps  
                    Projects           Foundation           Foundation            community-based charities                             disadvantaged people to play a fuller role in the
                                       Community                                                                                        community
Anytime           Community           Lush Charity Pot    Lush Charity Pot      Small grassroots charities, A few hundred pounds         Work in the areas of environment/conservation, animal
                  Projects            Funding                                   community groups and non- up to £10,000                  protection and human rights                                 option=com_content&view=article
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Every three months Community          Moto Trust          Moto Hospitality      Local charities and       Up to £10,000 plus             Projects which have an impact on Community Life             Contact local Moto Service Area
                   Projects           Community Grant                           community groups located physical assistance                                                                         to introduce your organisations
                                      Scheme                                    within 25 miles of a Moto from Moto people                                                                           http://www.motointhecommunity.c
                                                                                Service Station                                                                                            

31 Oct 2010       Young People        Music Grants for    Concertina Charitable Charitable organisations     No specific upper or        Grants are available to charitable organisations in
                  and Elderly, Arts   Older People        Trust                                              lower limit on grants are   England and Wales to improve the quality of life of
                  and Music                                                                                  specified by the Trust.     elderly members of society, through musical
                                                                                                             However, grants are         entertainment and related activities, in order to improve
                                                                                                             usually for £500            their quality of life.

Anytime           Sports Projects     National Hockey     The National Hockey Organisations, charities,      Between £10,000 and         Aims to encourage the development and growth of             www.thenationalhockeyfoundation.
                                      Foundation          Foundation          companies                      £75,000                     hockey by providing capital and operational funding to      com
                                                                                                                                         the sport through clubs and educational establishments
                                                                                                                                         in England and by support to England Hockey's youth
                                                                                                                                         development activities.
March 2011        Community           National Home       The Royal Society for Local groups                 Not specified               Provide home safety equipment to the most       
                  Projects            Safety Equipment    the Prevention of                                                              disadvantaged families in areas with the highest accident .htm
                                      Scheme              Accidents                                                                      rates
30 Sept 2010      Community           One Planet Living   B&Q                   Schools, community           £50 to £500 of B&Q          Support local community projects - environment/energy
                  projects            Grant Scheme                              groups and charitable        materials                   saving, Natural Habitats/Wildlife and Local                 lates/content_lookup.jsp?content=
                                                                                organisations                                            Culture/Heritage. Contact environmental champion or         /aboutbandq/social_responsibility_
                                                                                                                                         store manager at local B&Q store                            2007/better_neighbourhood.jsp&m

Anytime           Sports Projects     Opportunities       Peter Harrison        Registered Charities         Varies according to         Projects should support sporting activities or projects
                                      Through Sports      Foundation                                         project, up to £50,000      which provide opportunities for disabled or                 programme.htm
                                      Programme                                                                                          disadvantaged people to fulfil their potential and to
                                                                                                                                         develop other personal and life skills.
28 Feb 2011       Community           Parks for People    Heritage Lottery Fund Local authorities and not    Between £250,000 and Grants for the regeneration of parks and public gardens,
                  Projects                                                      for profit organisations     £5 Million           including squares, walks and promenades. Applicants      ammes/Pages/parksforpeople.asp
                                                                                                                                  must raise at least 30% of the project costs from their  x
                                                                                                                                  own sources and partnership funding.

Anytime           Young people and Paul Hamlyn        Paul Hamlyn               Charities, local authorities, Average grant size is      Projects that address the themes of supplementary 
                  elderly          Foundation         Foundation                individual pre-schools,       £60,000                    education and developing speaking and listening skills
                                   Education and                                schools, out-of-school                                   for 11 - 19 year olds.
                                   Learning Programme                           clubs, supplementary
                                                                                schools, colleges and
                                                                                youth clubs

15 Sept 2010      Community           Philip Lawrence     Philip Lawrence       Local groups made up of      Up to £1,000                Funding to sustain or develop groups making a real
                  Projects, Young     Awards              Awards                11-20 year olds                                          contribution to their local community and lives of others me
                  people & elderly                                                                                                       or promoting respect and understanding of faiths, culture
                                                                                                                                         and communities internationally
4 Oct 2010          Young People        Playground Unsigned The Playground        Unsigned bands                  Win a package                                                                  
                    and Elderly, Arts   Band Competition                                                          including recording deal
                    and Music                                                                                     and PR package worth Allow unsigned bands to enter a competition to win a
                                                                                                                  £15,000                  recording deal
Varies, dependent   Community        Princes Countryside    Princes Countryside   Must be able to                 Not specified - see                                                                      http://www.princescountrysidefund
upon scheme         Projects,        Fund                   Fund                  demonstrate a significant       website for details                                                            
                    Business Support                                              level of public benefit
                                                                                                                                          Charitable objects are: The conservation, protection and
                                                                                  arising from their activities
                                                                                                                                          improvement of the physical and natural environment,
                                                                                                                                          The advancement of education, The prevention or relief
                                                                                                                                          of poverty, The advancement of health, The promotion of
                                                                                                                                          farming and/or rural areas for the benefit of the public, of
                                                                                                                                          any charitable purposes and in particular charitable
                                                                                                                                          purposes connected with rural regeneration in areas of
                                                                                                                                          social and economic deprivation throughout the UK.
Anytime             Community           Pub is the Hub      Business in the       Local communities,              Advice (although grants Advises and helps rural pubs, owners, licensees and
                    Projects                                Community (BITC)      breweries, pub owners,          may be available in     communities in Great Britain to make a positive impact in
                                                                                  licensees                       some parts of Great     responding to and supporting the needs of their local
                                                                                                                  Britain)                communities by using pubs for the co-location of
                                                                                                                                          necessary services and articulating their specialist local
Anytime             Community           Reaching            The Big Lottery Fund Registered charities,         £10,000 to £500,000            Help people and communities which are most in need,
                    Projects            Communities                              voluntary or community                                       by responding to needs identified by communities, which og_reaching_communities?region
                                                                                 groups, statutory bodies,                                    can make a difference.                                  code=-uk
                                                                                 charitable and not-for-profit
Anytime             Health and Social Russell Trust         The Russell Trust     Registered charities            Grants of up to £10,000     Provides grants to registered charities in the UK for a   Telephone: 01592 753311
                    Projects, Young                                                                               are available. Generally,   wide range of charitable purposes, with a preference for
                    People and                                                                                    the amounts are             Scotland. The criteria for grant-giving are wide. Some of
                    Elderly, Arts and                                                                             between £250 and            the categories under which grants may be awarded are
                    Music                                                                                         £2,000. Three or four       as follows: health and welfare; education; youth work;
                                                                                                                  larger grants of up to      archaeology; the arts; preservation and conservation;
                                                                                                                  £20,000 may be              churches; and museums
                                                                                                                  awarded annually

Anytime             Young people &      Santander           Santander             Registered charities,      Grants available up to           Priorities are - Education and training and Financial
                    elderly             Foundation          Foundation            Friendly societies,        £10,000                          Capability
                                                                                  Industrial & Provident
                                                                                  Societies registered under
                                                                                  charitable, not
                                                                                  membership rules
Anytime             Sports Projects     Small Grants        Sport England         Sports club, association,       Up to a maximum of          Supports local community sport projects which seek to
                                        Programme                                 statutory body                  £10,000                     increase participation, sustain participation or develop     all_grants.aspx
                                                                                                                                              opportunities for people to excel at their chosen sport in
Anytime             Young People        Small Grants        Nationwide            Charitable and non-profit       Up to £5,000 for         We make grants to registered UK charities which offer 
                    and Elderly         Programme           Foundation            making                          charities with an income financial and / or housing related support to survivors of      grants.asp
                                                                                                                  of under £500,000        domestic abuse and vulnerable (including older) people
Autumn 2010        Sports Projects     Sportsmatch           Sport England        Community based sports       up to £100,000             Offers pound for pound match funding to investments
                                                                                  projects                                                made by businesses, trusts and individuals into projects    rtsmatch.aspx
                                                                                                                                          that encourage sports participation at grass roots level.
                                                                                                                                          Funding available primarily for running costs (up to
                                                                                                                                          £100k) and some capital awards (up to £25k)

Anytime            Health and Social Support for the         CRASH                Registered charities with     Provides professional     Supports frontline homelessness agencies who work
                   projects          Homeless                                     freehold or lease of          expertise, cash grants,   directly with homeless people to make improvements to
                                                                                  building for at least 3 years building materials        hostels, day centres, night shelters, training centres and
                                                                                                                                          move-on accommodation

Reopens on 26 Oct Sports Projects,     Sustainable           Sport England        Sports Clubs, Voluntary or Not specified                Provide investment in innovative projects capable of
until 21 Dec      Community            Investment in                              Community organisations,                                transforming the places where we play or take part in       g/sustainable_facilities.aspx
                  Projects             Communities Fund                           local authorities and                                   sport. Priority given to projects that work with other
                                                                                  educational                                             parties to achieve aim

Anytime            Health and Social   The Alchemy           The Alchemy          Registered charities         Grants available from      Small grants are available for social and family welfare    Telephone - 01883 730600
                   Projects            Foundation            Foundation                                        £20 to £5,000              projects
1 Oct 2010         Young people and    The Baily Thomas      The Baily Thomas     Voluntary organisations      From £250 upwards          Support for projects in the area of learning disability and
                   elderly             Charitable Fund       Charitable Fund                                                              to aid the care and relief of those affected by learning
                                                                                                                                          disability (children and adults)
Anytime            Young people and The Be Cause             UnLtd and Bebo       Anyone                       £1,000 award               Inspire people to make a difference in their community.
                   elderly,         Awards                                                                                                Includes Be Cause toolkit to produce robust plan for        rid=3963962534
                   community                                                                                                              social action or social enterprise project
Not specified      Young people and The Big Give School The Big Give              School children              Prize of £1,000 for        Competition for students to design a brand new charity
                   elderly          Logo Competition                                                           students and £10,000       logo                                                        philanthropy/
                                                                                                               for their school
Anytime            Community           The Building Assets   Key Fund Yorkshire   Social enterprises,          Loans of £1,000 to         Funding for purchase and development of buildings
                   projects            Fund                                       charities, community and     £100,000                   including legal planning costs, architects fees, purchase, ws?id=36
                                                                                  voluntary organisations                                 build and redevelopment

Anytime            Arts and Music      The David and Elaine The David and Elaine Registered charities          From a few hundred to                                                        
                                       Potter Foundation    Potter Foundation                                  £2 Million                 Will fund projects in five categories - Education, civil
                                                                                                                                          Society, Research, Human rights Arts
Anytime            Arts and Music,   The Garfield Weston The Garfield Weston      Registered charities and No limit                       Makes grants in the area of Arts, Community Education,
                   Health and Social Foundation          Foundation               excepted or exempt                                      Medical, Environment, Health, Religion, Welfare and
                   Projects,                                                      charities, such as                                      Youth
                   Community                                                      churches, hospitals,
                   Projects, Young                                                educational
                   people and                                                     establishments, museums
                   elderly                                                        and housing corporations

Anytime            Community           The Green Fund        Key Fund Yorkshire   Social enterprises,          Loans of £1,000 to         Funding for clean technology, wind power, solar power,
                   projects                                                       charities, community and     £100,000                   hydro power, bio mass, transport, bio fuels, recycling and ws?id=36
                                                                                  voluntary organisations                                 reuse
September,         Young People       The Hedley          The Hedley             Registered Charities        Up to £5,000              Support for young people with education, creation, 
November, January, and Elderly        Foundation          Foundation                                                                   support, training, health and welfare. Also support          k/
March, May, July                                                                                                                       disabled people and the terminally ill with the provision of
                                                                                                                                       specialist equipment and support for carers

Anytime            Young People       The Kids Fund       Field Studies Council Disadvantaged young          Maximum of £3,000 to      Aims to bring environmental understanding to               www.field-studies-
                   and Elderly                                                  people                       hold a course at FSC      disadvantaged young people by attending a course at a
                                                                                                             Field Centre              Field Studies Council centre.                              pplication.aspx
Anytime            Drugs, Alcohol     The Pilgrim Trust   The Pilgrim Trust      Projects addressing the     Up to £5,000 in small     Supports people who misuse drugs and alcohol: in 
                   and Violence,                                                 priorities of the Trust     grant scheme and over     prisons and projects that provide alternatives to custody. hp
                   community                                                                                 £5,000 in main grant      Also supports projects that conserve historical buildings,
                   projects                                                                                  fund                      monuments and collection
Anytime            Business Support The Prince's Trust The Prince's Trust        Young people aged 18-30 Provides wide range of The Trust offers development programmes, training,      
                                    Business Programme                                                   support services - Low business start-up assistance, advice, counselling and
                                                                                                         interest loans (up to   workshops to young people.
                                                                                                         £4,000) available
                                                                                                         through Business Start-
                                                                                                         up Scheme. Grants (up
                                                                                                         to £1,500) in special
                                                                                                         circumstances are

Mid March and Mid Community          The Skinners'        Lady Neville Charity   Small charities and not for Between £500 and                                                           
September         Projects, Arts and Company Lady         grants programme       profit organisations        £1,000
                                                                                                                                       Areas of disability, local heritage, local community and   arities/lady-neville-
                  music              Neville Charity
                                                                                                                                       performing and visual arts                                 charity.htm
Anytime            Community          The War Memorial    The War Memorial       Projects that aim to repair, Not specified            Protection and conservation of war memorials in the UK
                   projects           Trust               Trust                  conserve and preserve war
                                                                                 memorials in current form
                                                                                 or to reinstate original

30 Nov 2010        Health and Social The Woodward         Sainsbury Family       UK registered charities     Up to £5,000              Supports projects working in the areas of social and   www.woodwardcharitabletr
                   projects, Arts and Charitable Trust    Charitable Trusts                                                            ethnic minority groups, prisoners and ex-offenders,
                   Music                                                                                                               homelessness, violence and abuse, arts outreach,
                                                                                                                                       disability and environment
Anytime            Young people &     Think Big (New      O2                     Projects run by young       Up to £2,500              Supports projects run by young people (aged 13-25) for
                   elderly            Programme for                              people for young people                               young people that have a positive impact on their
                                      Young People)                                                                                    community
ASAP               Young people and Tree Planting Packs   The Woodland Trust Schools, Youth Groups           Up to 420 trees           Help communities plant more trees, hedges and copses
                   elderly, Health                                           and Community Groups                                      in their local shared spaces (i.e. churches, community n/plant-trees/help-advice/planting-
                   and Social Project                                                                                                  centres, playgrounds)                                  trees/Pages/free-trees-for-schools-

Anytime            Business           Trustee Discretionary ARC-Addington Fund Farming businesses            Up to £2,000              Help viable farming businesses that experience financial http://www.arc-
                   Support,           Fund                                                                                             hardship due to unforeseen and unexpected      
                   Community                                                                                                           circumstances, that have no other means of short term
                   Projects                                                                                                            support.
Anytime            Community          Trusthouse          Trusthouse             Charities and not-for-profit Grants available up to   Addressing issues in rural areas such as providing         www.trusthousecharitablefoundati
                   Projects           Charitable          Charitable             organisations                £30,000                  transport, contact networks, employment training 
                                      Foundation          Foundation                                                                   schemes etc
Anytime             Community          Tudor Trust Grants   Tudor Trust          Community, voluntary and Not specified                 Funds around 350 projects a year in areas of - Youth,
                    Projects, Young Programme                                    charitable organisations                               older people, community, relationships, housing, mental
                    people & elderly,                                                                                                   health, substance misuse, learning, financial security
                    Drugs, alcohol &                                                                                                    and criminal justice
                    violence, Health &
                    social projects

Applications should Drugs, Alcohol     UIA Charitable       UIA (Insurance)      Formally constituted          Grants of up to £1,000   Grants are available to registered charities and small
be received by the and Violence        Foundation           Limited              voluntary organisations                                voluntary groups in the UK that work with: victims of
beginning of August                                                              and registered charities                               domestic violence; victims of drug and alcohol addiction;
for consideration in                                                                                                                    rehabilitation of offenders; Third World poverty or Third
September                                                                                                                               World human rights.

Mid October and     Sports Projects,   UnLtd Sport Relief   Comic Relief         11-21 year olds setting up Grants available up to      To bring respect and understanding to communities and
then every 3        Arts and Music     Awards                                    their own projects         £10,000                     solve problems through sports, arts and recreational
months                                                                                                                                  activities
Anytime             Community          Wakeham Trust        Wakeham Trust        Groups of individuals and     £75 to £750              Support neighbourhood projects, community arts      
                    Projects                                                     small community and                                    projects, projects involving community service by young
                                                                                 voluntary groups                                       people and projects set up by those who are socially
                                                                                 (registered as a charity or                            excluded
                                                                                 have access to one to
                                                                                 accept funds on their
Anytime             Young people &     Walk Once a Week     Living Streets       Schools                       Rewards for children     Rewards children that walk to school at least once a
                    elderly, Health                                                                                                     week                                                          press-release/-/minister-launches-
                    and Social                                                                                                                                                                        wow-funding
Anytime             Young people and Yapp Charitable        Yapp Charitable      Small registered charities    Up to £3,000             Sustained existing work with elderly people, children and
                    elderly, Drugs,  Trust                  Trust                                                                       young people with disabilities or mental health problems,
                    alcohol and                                                                                                         people trying to overcome life-limiting problems of a
                    violence                                                                                                            social origin - such as addiction, relationships difficulties,
                                                                                                                                        abuse, a history of offending

Anytime             Business Support Yorkshire And          Yorkshire Bank       Registered charities, not-    No minimum or        The bank take active steps to support external
                                     Clydesdale Bank                             for-profit organisations,     maximum grant amount organisations and promote improvement in areas where
                                     Foundation                                  community and voluntary       is stipulated        the business has an impact throughout England.
                                                                                 sector organisations                               Community partnerships are also offered.

5 Oct 2010          Young people and Young Film Fund        First Light Movies   Schools, youth services,  Not specified                                                                    
                    elderly                                                      community and voluntary
                                                                                 groups working with young                              Enabling young people to participate in all aspects of film
                                                                                 people aged 5 - 18                                     productions such as write, act, shoot, light, direct and
Anytime              Community           Young Roots           Heritage Lottery Fund Young people aged 13 - 20 Between £3,000 to                                                    
                     Projects                                                                                  £25,000               Engage young people aged 13-25 with their heritage by ammes/Pages/youngroots.aspx
                                                                                                                                     providing new opportunities for young people to learn
                                                                                                                                     about their own and others’ heritage;
                                                                                                                                     allow young people to lead and take part in creative and
                                                                                                                                     engaging activities; develop partnerships between youth
                                                                                                                                     organisations and heritage organisations; and create
                                                                                                                                     opportunities to celebrate young people’s achievements
                                                                                                                                     in the project and share their learning with the wider


Voluntary Action Calderdale                                                                                   Voluntary Action, Wakefield District
Resource Centre, Hall Street, Halifax HX1 5AY                                                                 13-15 Upper York Street, Wakefield ,WF1 3LQ
Tel: 01422 348777 or 0845 450 0272 (local rate)                                                               Tel: 01924 367418
Fax: 01422 348779                                                                                             Fax: 01924 787370
E-mail:                                                                                      E-mail:
Website:                                                                                      Website:

Voluntary Action Kirklees                                                                                     Voluntary Action Leeds
15 Lord Street, Huddersfield, HD1 1QB                                                                         Stringer House , 34 Lupton Street, Leeds LS10 2QW
Tel: 01484 518457 or 226607                                                                                   Tel: 0113 297 7920
Fax: 01484 518457                                                                                             Fax: 0113 297 7921
E-mail:                                                                     Textphone: 0113 297 7941

WYCAS (West Yorkshire Community Accounting Service)                                                           Community Foundation for Wakefield
formerly BALCAS, provides low cost, professional accounting services                                          Room B29, Wakefield College, Margaret Street, Wakefield, WF1 2DH
and financial training to voluntary sector groups across West Yorkshire                                       Tel: 01924 789 166
mainly aimed at organisations with an annual turnover of less than £100,000                                   Email:
Email:                                                                                      Website:

Provider of training on all aspects of fundraising and commissioning involving Third Sector organisations.
The Charities Information Bureau, 93 Lawefield Lane, Wakefield WF2 8SU
Tel: 01924 239063

Bradford District
There are 5 LIOs in the Bradford Metropolitan District:

Shipley and Bingley Voluntary Services                                                                        Bradford Community and Voluntary Service
Cardigan House, Ferncliffe Road, Bingley, BD16 2TA                                                            Voluntary Services Centre, 19/25 Sunbridge Road, Bradford, BD1 2AY
Tel: 01274 781222                                                                                             Tel:01274 722772
Fax: 01274 400050                                                                                             Fax: 01274 393938
E-mail:                                                                  E-mail:

Shipley Community and Voluntary Service                                                                        Keighley Voluntary Services Centre
Kirkgate Community Centre, Kirkgate, Shipley, BD18 3EH   135 Skipton Road, Keighley, BD21 3AU
Tel: 01274 591777                                        Tel: 01535 665258
Fax: 01274 530790                                        Fax: 01535 691436
E-mail:                    E-mail:

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