New or Updated Funding Initiatives
Armagh City, Banbridge & Craigavon (ABC) Borough Council: Seeding Grant
Up to £400 seed funding for new groups in the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector of Armagh City, Banbridge & Craigavon Borough Council.
The Ireland Funds Great Britain (IFGB)
Provides up to €/£10,000 for groups supporting communities across Great Britain and the island of Ireland. Ares of work supported are Community Development, Peace & Reconciliation, Education and Arts & Culture
Arts Council NI: Small Grants Programme
Awards from £500 to a maximum of usually £5000 to assist organisations to deliver arts projects which contribute to the growth of arts in the community for new and existing audiences and which reflect the diversity of NI’s society and culture.
Seafarers UK (King George's Fund for Sailors)
Seafarers UK is a leading provider of grants to maritime charities and charitable maritime projects, working to help serving and ex-serving seafarers and their families who are experiencing hardship.
Key Dates for your Fundraising Diary
Aviva Community Fund
The Aviva Community Fund offers support and £1000 -£25,000 funding for inspirational local causes. The 3 themes this year are Skills for Life, Health and Well Being and the Environment. Take 5 minutes to make a difference by voting for your favourite NI project at https://at.aviva.uk/NICVA
Public Voting Closes 20 Nov 2018
Grow Wild: Youth Project Funding
Offers funding of £500 for young people aged 14-25 to lead a project that celebrates UK native wildflowers and fungi in exciting and engaging ways.
Winter 2018 Application Deadline 30 Nov 2018
Weavers' Company Benevolent Fund
Aims is to support people in trouble, particularly young offenders and ex-offenders, and other disadvantaged young people. Preference is given to pump priming new projects, especially those which are innovatory and can serve as a model elsewhere.
Closing Date 30 Nov 2018