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  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 11:00

    Small grants for voluntary organisations and community groups in Greater Manchester are available from the Police Property Act Fund.

    The main aim of the Fund is to support local projects carried out by groups that benefit the communities of Greater Manchester, especially those which have a positive impact in reducing crime and disorder at a local level.

    There is a maximum award of £500 per organisation.

    The deadline for applications is 8th July 2011.

  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 10:48

    ProHelp provides free professional advice and support to local community groups and voluntary organisations and operates through 33 ProHelp groups in city, urban and rural locations across the country. They aim to ensure that local community groups can access free professional help and advice with issues that might otherwise hinder their work and projects.

  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 10:35

    The Trust are prioritising music and the arts during 2011. In 2012 priority will be community and for 2013 it will children, youth, elderly and medical charities.

  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 10:24

    The fund has three strands available within their Open Programme:

    • Early Years
    • Challenging Circumstances
    • Encouraging Talent &Potential

    Some changes have been made to their processes so please check website if you have started an application already.

  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 10:21

    The fund prioritises projects which benefit survivors of domestic abuse or projects which benefit older people.

    Who for? Registered charities with income below £750,000.
    Grant amount: Up to £5,000.
    Application process: Application form available online.
    Deadline: Ongoing.

  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 10:19

    The Dowager Countess Eleanor Peel Trust funds:

  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 10:15

    There are a number of grant schemes available to scouting groups for a number of different projects and activities.

    To find out more call 020 8433 7100. Alternatively, for specific area of information, contact:

  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 10:10

    The Peter Cruddas Foundation gives priority to programmes designed to help disadvantaged young people to pursue their education (including vocational) and more generally develop their potential whether through sport or recreation, voluntary programmes or otherwise.

    Current funding streams are:

  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 09:59

    Priority given to projects that will increase or sustain participation in sport, or which develop opportunities for people to excel in their chosen sport.

    Sports clubs, voluntary and community organisations, local authorities and schools ar all welcome to apply.

  • Mon, 16/05/2011 - 09:57

    The current Comic Relief funding strands are: