New or Updated Funding Initiatives
Belfast City Council: Capacity Building Grants
U to £50,000 grants for lead community development organisations that advocate the interests of their local groups, area and residents; and support local community groups to ensure good practice in governance, committee procedures, appropriate policies and financial management.
PetPlan Charitable Trust
Awards grants for the benefit of the health and welfare of dogs, cats, horses and rabbits. To date they have distributed over £10,000,000 in grants. They provide 2 categories of grants: welfare grants and scientific grants.
MTV Staying Alive Foundation Grants
Grants of up to US$12,000 and practical resources for organisations led by young people aged 15 to 27 that work in HIV prevention across the world. Interested in funding organisations that are start-ups and do not have much support, financial or otherwise.
Harold Hyam Wingate Foundation
Wingate Foundation funds in the fields of; Jewish Life and Learning, Performing Arts, Music and Medical Research Travel Grants. Grants are awarded from a few hundred to several thousands of pounds.
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St Stephens Green Trust: Supporting Inter-Community Practice and Activism (SIPA)
This programme provides grants between £5000 and £20,000 for work focussed on people working collaboratively on an inclusive and inter-community basis to address common issues and identifying barriers to inclusive work, and relationship-building, within and between communities and learning how these can be overcome.
Closing Date 08 Nov 2019
UnLtd Grow It Award
The Grow It Award is 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 closing date 11 Nov 2019
Community Relations Council Core Funding
Contributes towards the salary and organisational running costs of a number of organisations which are considered of strategic importance in promoting community relations or cultural diversity work in NI.
Closing Date (4pm) 15 Nov 2019