Berkshire Community Foundation

Monday, 17 Nov 2014

Local Funding

Grants of up to £5,000 are available for projects in Berkshire that respond to a local community need.

Applications can be submitted  voluntary organisations or groups established for charitable purposes and whose activities benefit disadvantaged groups such as older people, disaffected young people, people with mental or physical disabilities or a long term illness and their carers, homeless people, people living in areas of multiple deprivation or rural exclusion, ethnic minorities, low income families,and lone parents.

SPORTS PROJECTS MAY BE FUNDED BUT ONLY IF THEY TACKLE A WIDER SOCIAL NEED.

Grants are not intended to support major capital appeals and cannot be made retrospectively.

Who can apply?

  • Clubs
  • Charities & Voluntary Sector

Which area is funding available?

  • All Berkshire

What can it be used for?

  • Sport - Development/Activities
  • Sport - Disability
  • Children and Young People
  • Health and Wellbeing
  • Social Impact

Deadline(s)

Applications can be submitted any time. Potential applicants are strongly advised to speak to the BCF grants team to confirm their eligibility before submitting their request for funding either by email grants@berkshirecf.org or by telephone 0118 930 3021.

Further Information