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Welsh Government small-project funding – community growing questions answered

The Welsh Government, Directorate of Environment and Development are inviting applications for to their small-scale project funding stream, offering grants of £1,000 to £15,000. The deadline for applications is 11 September 2015, with the activity proposed needing to be completed by 31 March 2016. Download links: Welsh Government guidance notes for the Small Scale Project Funding […]

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Big Lottery Fund Environment Masterclass

The Big Lottery Fund funds environmental projects where they have an impact on communities and lives of people most in need.

  • Does your environment project have an impact on people in need?
  • Does your project need funding?

If so, sign up to the Big Lottery Fund’s workshop for environmental groups to maximise your chances of securing funding.

Workshop Content

In Wales, Big Lottery Fund gives out over £100,000 each day through a range of grant programmes, both small and large, that are open to the third sector. If you want to know what the fund looks for in an application, how to increase your chances of getting funding and how to increase the chances of succeeding with your project, then this master class is for you!

Aimed at the environment sector you’ll hear:

  • tips on what makes a successful project
  • tools that you can use in planning your project
  • monitoring and evaluation methods to evidence your impact
  • key pieces of information that funders want to know

To book a place on the training please call the Big Lottery Fund on 0300 1230735 or email enquiries.wales@biglotteryfund.org.uk

 

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Postcode Community Trust grants

Ready to the hit the fundraising ground running in 2015? Have a look at the grants scheme from the Postcode Community Trust – it’s a tight deadline with applications closing at end of January! The Postcode Community Trust provides support to charities and community groups that support environmental protection, community development, advancement of health, promotion […]

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Asda Foundation Community Grant Programme

The Asda Foundation has a Community Grant programme which is now open for applications from community groups. If your project addresses a need in the local community, you can apply for a grant of between £5,000 and £20,000 from the new Community Grant Programme. You can check to see if your project is likely to […]

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Prince’s Trust farming training funding

Are you a Young Farmer, 14-25 years old, in need of money to support you going into Education, Training or Employment? Development Awards The Jason Kanabus Fund can offer up to £250 to a young person who has the desire to complete farming related courses/qualifications or to enter employment within Farming in Wales. This includes […]

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Watkin Jones Community Fund – up to £1,000 funding

The Watkin Jones Community Fund is run by construction and development company Watkin Jones Group and offers grants of up to £1,000 to support projects aimed at promoting communities throughout the UK, with particular emphasis on enhancing the physical environment and improving quality of life for local people. Any not-for-profit group or organisation running projects […]

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Big Lottery Fund environment masterclass

waleslogoAs part of PAVS Pembrokeshire Funding Fair, Big Lottery Fund are running a masterclass to help maximise your chances of securing funding for your environmental project.

The Big Lottery Fund funds environmental projects where they have an impact on communities and lives of people most in need.

  • Does your environment project have an impact on people in need?
  • Does your project need funding?

If so, sign up to the Big Lottery Fund workshop for environmental groups to and learn how to give your project the best chance of winning funding.

For further information, read the workshop outline.

Spaces are limited and need to be booked directly at enquiries.wales@biglotteryfund.org.uk or call 0300 1230735

 

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People’s Postcode Lottery small grants

Applications are now being accepted for the People’s Postcode Lottery Small Grants Programme. This programme exists to try to make the world a better place through short-term, project specific funding. Deadline for applications is 7th November. All applications must be submitted via their website: http://www.postcodetrust.org.uk/small-grants.htm

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Woodward Charitable Trust funding

The Woodward Charitable Trust funding can offer small grants of between £100 and £5,000 and large grants of over £5,000 are available to UK registered charities with an annual turnover of less than £300,000. Applications must be in support of the following activities: Children and young people who are isolated, at risk of exclusion or […]

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