New or Updated Funding Initiatives
Cash 4 Clubs
Cash 4 Clubs is a sports fund which supports grassroots sports clubs all over the country. There are four tiers of grants at £250, £500, £750 and £1,000. For their 10th anniversary in 2018 they are also offering a special, single £10,000 grant.
The Pilgrim Trust
The Pilgrim Trust supports projects which protect Britain’s historical and intellectual assets and also projects which provide assistance to vulnerable members of society. They particularly want to support charities which are having difficulty in raising funds from other sources.
Coca Cola Thank You Fund
In 2018 the annual Coca-Cola Thank You Fund will award a total of €100,000 to youth-oriented non-profit organisations in 2018. Grants will range from €5,000 to €30,000.
Key Dates for your Fundraising Diary
Hovis: Live Good Local Challenge
To celebrate the success of Hovis Live Good in Northern Ireland, Hovis are offering local groups, clubs and non-profit organisations that help the community ‘Live Good’, the chance to win £3000 with the Hovis Live Good Local Challenge.
Public Vote Opens 25 Jun 2108
Power NI: Brighter Communities Fund
Power NI’s brand new local funding initiative, Brighter Communities, makes £1000 available each month to NI community groups and individuals to help people implement innovative and creative projects which will change and improve their local community for the better.
June Deadline 30 Jun 2018
H B Allen Charitable Trust
The HB Allen Charitable Trust supports general charitable purposes. They are prepared to fund core costs as well as capital projects, but are unlikely to provide initial funding for new organisations. Having liquidated their investment portfolio, June 30th will be the final deadline to apply.
Final application deadline 30 Jun 2018
Garfield Weston Foundation: Weston Anniversary Fund
This one-off fund will award grants from £30,000 up to £150,000 to provide new or improve existing community facilities. Match funding is not required but total projects costs must not exceed £300,000. UK registered charities, CIOs, places of worship and state schools only with a total income under £3million can apply.
Closing Date 30 Jun 2018