New or Updated Funding Initiatives
Lidl Community Works: Sport for Good
Through their new Community Works Sport for Good initiative, LIDL will be investing £160,000 in sports equipment for youth sports clubs across NI. Groups can be nominated online for up to £4000 worth of sports equipment using the 10 digit code at the bottom of a LIDL receipt.
Wesleyan Foundation Large Grants Fund
Administered by the Community Foundation for Northern Ireland, the Wesleyan Foundation Large Grants Fund in NI aims to support charities, constituted voluntary and community groups based within the region through grants between £2000 - £10,000 which must be spent within a year.
Groundwork NI: TESCO Centenary Fund
The Tesco Centenary Fund offers a unique opportunity for projects that provide a significant benefit to communities across NI. Administered by Groundwork 3 grants will be awarded through a public vote. The single individual grants are for £20,000, £30,000 and £50,000.
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Victoria Homes Trust
Aims to assist the physical, mental and spiritual development of young people under 21 years of age. The Trust's policy is to provide small grants in support of local projects run by registered charities which benefit children and young people.
Application Closing Date 30 Apr 2019
Building the Community Pharmacy Partnership (BCPP)
Aims to promote and support local communities to work in partnership with community pharmacists to address local health and social wellbeing needs using a community development approach. Level 1 funding provides grants of up to £2,500 for projects lasting for a maximum of 6 months.
Level 1 Closing Date 02 May 2019
Arts Council Ireland: Touring and Dissemination of Work Scheme
Funds initiatives that are of high artistic quality and that generally have a strong audience focus. This scheme is designed to support the touring and dissemination of work.
Closing Date (5:30pm) 02 May 2019
Ecclesiastical Insurance: Movement for Good Awards
The Movement for Good Awards is an online nomination scheme programme designed to give £1million to charities that are changing people’s lives for the better. 500 charities will be awarded £1,000 and 10 charities will be awarded £50,000.
Opening Date for £1000 Awards 23 Apr 2019