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Ecclesiastical: Movement for Good

Arts & Culture Community Buildings/Halls Education & Employment Heritage Friday July 26th, 2019

Ecclesiastical’s Movement for Good awards are giving £1 million to remarkable charitable organisations (from community groups to larger charities) supporting one or more of the following areas their communities care about: the advancement of education and skills; citizenship or community development; arts, culture or heritage. The programme will operate two funding categories: £1,000 donations to…

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Architectural Heritage Fund: Heritage Impact Fund

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Architectural Heritage Fund’s Heritage Impact Fund offers tailored finance for charities, social enterprises and community businesses across the UK to develop sustainable heritage at the very heart of vibrant local economies. Loans from £25,000 to £500,000 for up to three years with tailored terms and both flexible and incentivised interest rates are available for impactful projects.…

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The National Lottery Heritage Fund: National Lottery Grant for Heritage

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The National Lottery Grant for Heritage fund offers between £3,000 to £5million to not for profit organisations with projects that connect people and communities to the national, regional and local heritage of the UK. As a guide, this could include: oral history cultural traditions nature natural and designed landscapes community archaeology historic buildings, monuments and…

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Idlewild Trust: Conservation Grant – Objects and Works of Art

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The Idlewild Trust awards grants of up to £5,000 to UK registered charities and churches that are excepted as charities (income is under £100,000 per annum) with projects that aim to conserve historic or artistically important objects and works of art including artefacts, textiles, furniture, metalwork, manuscripts, wall paintings, tombs and stained glass of high quality.…

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Trusthouse Charitable Foundation

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The Trusthouse Charitable Foundation awards grants to small, well-established charitable organisations (annual income under £500,000) who address local issues in areas of extreme urban deprivation, or in remote and fragile rural communities. Rural Issues Projects that look to support communities in cities, towns, villages and areas with 10,000 or less inhabitants which are classified in the latest…

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Brett Landscaping

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Brett Landscaping’s Community Engagement scheme supports small charities and community and voluntary groups with cash (up to £250) and product donations, such as concrete, bricks or paving slabs. Organisations wishing to apply must be working within the vicinity of a Brett Landscaping plant (Cliffe or Sturry, Kent). Projects renovating public outdoor spaces are favoured, but…

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Ibstock Enovert Trust: Landfill Communities Fund

Community Buildings/Halls Environmental Heritage Local Grants

Ibstock Enovert Trust (formerly Ibstock Cory Environmental Trust) supports community and environmental not-for-profit projects that have as big a positive impact on the community as possible. These include improving community halls, the creation of new play areas, enhancement of sports facilities, and restoring green spaces. The Trust funds projects (up to £15,000 approximately), through the Landfill Community…

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SUEZ Communities Trust: Landfill Communities Fund

Community Buildings/Halls Environmental Heritage Local Grants

The SUEZ Communities Trust awards grants of up to £50,000 through the Landfill Community Fund to not-for-profit organisations within in a two and a half mile radius of a SUEZ Recycling and Recovery UK waste processing location (West Lane, Sittingbourne, Kent ME10 3TT) and within a ten miles radius of any licensed landfill (Kemsley Mill Landfill,…

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Viridor Credits Environmental Company

Community Buildings/Halls Environmental Heritage Local Grants

Viridor Credits Environmental Company funds community, heritage and biodiversity projects through the Landfill Communities Fund. They offer three funding schemes in England: Small Grants Scheme: up to £20,000. Main Grants Scheme: between £20,001-50,000. Large Grants Scheme: between £50,001-100,000 (the most competitive scheme). To be eligible to apply, not-for-profit organisations must be within a ten miles of an active…

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Lord Barnby’s Foundation

Environmental Health & Social Care Heritage Older People Youth

Lord Barnby’s Foundation offers grants to charitable organisations for, general charitable purposes, the advancement of health or saving of lives, disability, the prevention or relief of poverty, animals, environment, conservation and heritage. Grants are between £1,000 – £5,000, but no maximum amount is specified. Applications should be made in writing and include a brief description of…

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The Charles Hayward Foundation: Main Grant Programme

Environmental Health & Social Care Heritage

The Charles Hayward Foundation is a grant-making charitable trust offering grants to charities registered in the UK. The Main Grant Programme makes grants in the following categories: Heritage and Conservation Social and Criminal Justice Generally, when funding projects, the Foundation value projects that develop, expand and replicate a tried and tested approach but are also…

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The Barron Bell Trust

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The Barron Bell Trust makes grants towards the provision, installation, inspection, repair and maintenance of carillons of bells in churches. No maximum grant size is specified, but grants are typically between £1,000 – £3,000. Deadline: Continuous rolling programme. Trustees meet twice a year. For more information and how to apply please contact: Ian Walrond 71 Lower…

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The Beaverbrook Foundation

Health & Social Care Heritage Religion

The Beaverbrook Foundation supports a variety of causes including: relieve sickness and provide support for those in poor health and old age; promote education, including the provision of scholarship awards, maintenance allowances or grants advance the education of the public regarding the first Lord Beaverbrook advance the Christian faith for the benefit of the public…

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Allchurches Trust

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The Allchurches Trust supports the mission and work of the Christian church and charitable projects that have a Christian foundation. The Trust likes to assist in areas of greatest social and economic deprivation. Trustees especially favour projects that show vision, illustrate enthusiastic support and demonstrate financial sustainability. The Allchurches Trust offer grants of between £1,000…

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William Brake Charitable Trust

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The William Brake Charitable Trust provides funding to registered charities which are based and working in Kent. Typically the Brake family suggest charities which are known to them to be considered for funding from the Trust. Deadline: Continuous rolling programme. Trustees meet twice per year. For more information and how to apply please contact: Mr…

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Friends of Kent Churches

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Friends of Kent Churches give grants to churches and chapels of architectural merit or historic importance in Kent (pre-1965 boundaries) and help to maintain in good order their fabric and fixtures of special importance. This includes: Fabric repair and restoration. Window and floor maintenance. Work done to monuments It excludes: Reordering, new extensions, toilets or kitchens.…

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation

Arts & Culture Heritage

The objects of the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation are to promote the arts, culture and heritage for the public benefit. As well as providing Musical Theatre scholarships and supporting projects through The Architectural Heritage Fund, the Trustees welcome applications to support projects in the areas of culture, heritage and the arts. The Foundation wishes to…

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The Wolfson Foundation

Arts & Culture Health & Social Care Heritage

The Wolfson Foundation awards grants to support and promote excellence in the fields of science and medicine, the arts and humanities, education and health and disability. Charities and organisations with charitable status (or equivalent) can apply for grants to fund capital projects, such as buildings or refurbishment and equipment. The Foundation does not specify a maximum…

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Sylvia Waddilove Foundation UK

Arts & Culture Environmental Health & Social Care Heritage

The Trustees welcome applications from charities, CICs and Registered Societies. Grants are provided for projects relating to the following charitable purposes: Education (organic farming, animal husbandry, veterinary science, animal welfare and animal surgery) The visual and performing arts Medical research The relief of disability and severe illness The preservation of buildings of architectural or historical…

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Architectural Heritage Fund: Project Development Grant

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Architectural Heritage Fund’s Project Development Grant (PDG) scheme is intended to assist an organisation to cover some of the costs of developing and co-ordinating a project that is essential for taking your project forward towards the goal of revitalising an historic building. To apply for a grant you must be a formally constituted and incorporated charity…

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The Fore

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The Fore is the only open-access funder in the UK offering development funding and strategic support to early-stage charities and social enterprises. Unrestricted grants of up to £30,000 over one to three years and access to business expertise are available to any UK registered charity, social enterprise or community interest company with an annual income less than £1m.…

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The John Coates Charitable Trust

Arts & Culture Environmental Health & Social Care Heritage

The John Coates Charitable Trust mainly makes grants to large national charities or to small charities that are of personal or local interest to the trustees, typically in south east England. Grants are made for general charitable purposes, with some preference for the following: Education and training Health The relief of poverty Arts, culture and…

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Foyle Foundation: Small Grants Scheme

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The Foyle Fondation’s Small Grants Scheme is designed to support smaller charities in the UK, especially those working at grass roots and local community level, in any field, across a wide range of activities. Please note the Foyle Foundation are not able to support individuals. Applications are welcomed from charities that have an annual turnover…

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The February Foundation

Arts & Culture Health & Social Care Heritage

The February Foundation makes grants to a range of charities and charitable causes in particular, the relief of those in need by reason of youth, ill-health, disability, financial hardship or other disadvantage, the advancement of education and  the advancement of the arts, culture and heritage. The Foundations grant making policy states their support to: charities…

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Schroder Charity Trust

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The Schroder Charity Trust awards grants up to £5,000 (average £2,500) to UK registered charities working in: Education and Young People; Communities; Environment and Conservation; Health; Arts and Culture; International Development; Heritage; and Supporting our Armed Forces. Deadline: Continuous rolling programme. Applications reviewed bi-annually. For more information and how to apply please click here.

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The Lawson Trust

Arts & Culture Education & Employment Environmental Health & Social Care Heritage

The Lawson Trust awards grants to national and regional charities whose work benefits the communities of Kent and Sussex where the Founders of the Trust lived and worked. The Trust’s key five priorities are: Arts and Heritage Education Environment Health Social and Economic Disadvantage Although there is no maximum grant size set that you can…

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The Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund

Arts & Culture Heritage

The Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund, run by the Museums Association, funds projects which develop collections to achieve social impact. Museums, galleries and heritage organisations from across the UK can apply for a grant of between £20,000 and £120,000 for a project lasting up to three years. The Esmée Fairbairn Collections Fund are looking for high quality…

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The Henry C Hoare Charitable Trust

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The Henry C Hoare Charitable Trust support a wide variety of charitable causes with no indication of priority areas or grant size you can apply for. The Trustees meet once a year to review applications and support charities annually or with a one-off grant. For more information and how to apply please contact: Messrs Hoare Trustees C…

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The Adrian And Jane Frost Charitable Trust

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The Adrian And Jane Frost Charitable Trust concentrates its charitable giving in four primary areas: The prevention or relief of poverty The advancement of education The advancement of health or the saving of lives; and The advancement of the arts, culture, heritage or science There is a secondary focus on: The advancement of citizenship or…

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The Swire Charitable Trust

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The Swire Charitable Trust’s aim is to help deliver positive and lasting change to UK society. They do this by making grants to UK registered charities working in one of their three core funding programme areas: Community and social welfare Fostering long-term positive change in the lives of disadvantaged people and their communities, particularly welcoming funding requests…

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The Pilgrim Trust

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Grants are available to registered charities, public bodies and registered friendly societies for projects in the UK concerned with social welfare and preservation:  Social Welfare: grants are for projects that have a positive impact on the lives of women and girls facing severe and multiple disadvantage, particularly where their vulnerabilities put them at risk of…

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National Heritage Memorial Fund

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Grants are available to charities and not-for-profit organisations in the UK (whose main pur- poses include preserving cultural or built herit- age or conserving the natural heritage) to support the cost of acquiring historic land, buildings, works of fine and decorative art and other objects of interest which are important to the national heritage. Heritage…

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Sarah D'Avigdor Goldsmid Charitable Trust

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The Sarah D’Avigdor Goldsmid Charitable Trust offer grants to charitable organisations carrying out social welfare activities in Kent or Oxfordshire. The scheme aims to fund a wide range of projects, including those focusing on the following: Elderly people People with disabilities The advancement of health The environment Grants are small and are at the discretion…

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Historic England: Repair Grants for Heritage at Risk

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Historic England issue grants towards the urgent repair and conservation of listed buildings, scheduled monuments and registered parks and gardens. This includes project development actions which enable repair or improved future management. The outcome of every project should be the protection of the significance of the site or to enable such protection to happen. Grants…

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PRISM Fund

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The Preservation of Industrial and Scientific Material (PRISM) Fund awards grants of up to £20,000 towards the costs of acquisition and conservation of items or collections which are important in the history and development of science, technology, industry, and related fields. Eligible organisations include charitable bodies or Accredited museums, specialist libraries, and archives and libraries formally linked…

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Country Houses Foundation

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The Country Houses Foundation (CHF) gives grants for the repair and conservation of rural historic buildings and structures located in England and Wales, including where appropriate their gardens, grounds and outbuildings. We would normally expect your building or structure to be listed, scheduled, or in the case of a garden included in the English Heritage…

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The Wyseliot Charitable Trust

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Grants of up to £5,000 available to charitable organisations for projects that in particular support: The prevention or relief of poverty The advancement of education The advancement of health or the saving of lives The advancement of the arts, culture, heritage or science The advancement of human rights, conflict resolution or reconciliation, or the promotion…

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Grocers' Charity: Memorial Grants

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The Grocers’ Charity provides one off grants of up to £5,000 for charities working in the following areas. Please follow the link to read the specific criteria for each area. Relief of Poverty – Youth Disabled Medicine Heritage and The Arts The Elderly Military The Charity regularly reviews its criteria for Memorials so please check…

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