New or Updated Funding Initiatives
Makes donations to registered charities working in the fields of medical research, education and the arts. In addition, social welfare is supported, especially work known to the trustees. Since its founding fifty years ago, it has made donations totalling more than £66 million to a wide range of charities.
Provides award to promote the conservation of dress and textiles of all periods and their display; for the conservation of social history artefacts in small museums and; for the purchase of pictures and works of art not later than the eighteenth century in date.
UCIT: Building Better Futures Loan Fund
Established in 2017 as a new loan fund jointly funded by Building Change Trust, Belfast Charitable Society and UCIT, it provides small, unsecured loans ranging from £1,000 to £25,000 for community groups, voluntary organisations, charities and social enterprises.
National Church Trust: Gateway Grants
Offers grants of between £3,000 and £10,000 towards project development and investigative work up to RIBA planning stage 1, to support churches preparing for a major project, and in developing their project to the point at which they can approach a major grant funder.
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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. The overall objective is to reinforce the potential benefit and support that family members as a unit can give to each other.
Closing Date 01 Sep 2019
UnLtd Grow It Award
For social entrepreneurs looking to scale their venture providing tailored support, access to workshops and networks, and up to £15,000 cash. This Award has replaced their Fast Growth and Build It Awards, combining experience of helping social entrepreneurs achieve scale.
Expression of Interest opening date 01 Aug 2019
Leeds Building Society Charitable Foundation
Makes donations of up to £1,000 to UK registered charities towards practical items that directly support those in need including those with disabilities, affected by homelessness, or with serious health issues.
Application Deadline 05 Aug 2019