This Week's Funding News wc 16th December 2019


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New or Updated Funding Initiatives

Tudor Trust Grants

Particularly want to fund smaller, community-led UK organisations which work directly with people who are at the margins of society: organisations which support positive changes in people’s lives and in their communities.

Find out more on the website

Kelly Family Charitable Trust

Interested in funding registered charities whose activities involve all or most family members, where possible, in initiatives that seek to tackle problems facing one or more of its members.   Generally offer grants worth up to £5,000 – though trustees will consider requests for higher amounts.  Happy to fund charities’ core costs and encourage applications from relatively new charities to help them become established.

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War Memorials Trust Small Grants

War Memorials Trust works for the protection and conservation of war memorials in the UK. They provide advice and information to anyone as well as running grant schemes for the repair and conservation of war memorials.  Of the 166 grants awarded in 2018-19 the median offer was £1,830 while the average was £4,949.

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Key Dates for your Fundraising Diary

Jewish Child's Day

Jewish Child’s Day supports disabled, disadvantaged, neglected or abused Jewish children worldwide by awarding financial grants of £500 to £5000 to organisations that have programs which help those children. Grants may be given for items of equipment or a specific project. 

Application Deadline 31 Dec 2019

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George Best Belfast City Airport: Community Fund

Supports community, social and environmental/conservation projects ideally based within Ards and North Down Borough Council or Belfast City Council or the Greater Belfast area.  

1st Opening Date 01 Jan 2020

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R V W Trust

The R V W Trust supports the advancement of public appreciation of and education in music.

Application Deadline 02 Jan 2020

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