The National Lottery Community Fund: National Lottery Awards for All England

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National Lottery’s Awards for All offers grants of between £300 and £10,000 for grassroots and community activity that aims to:

  • bring people together and building strong relationships in and across communities;
  • improve the places and spaces that matter to communities; and/or
  • enable more people to fulfil their potential by working to address issues at the earliest possible stage.

Charities, community or not-for-profit groups, parish or town councils, health bodies, or schools are eligible to apply. You do not need to be a registered charity to apply, however you must have a bank account that requires at least two people to sign each cheque or withdrawal. Groups with smaller incomes will be prioritised.

National Lottery Awards for All will fund activities that benefit the community, including:

  • hosting an event, activity or performance;
  • purchasing new equipment or materials;
  • running training courses;
  • setting up a pilot project or starting up a new group;
  • carrying out special repairs or conservation work;
  • expenses for volunteers, pay for workers and professional fees; and
  • transport costs.

Grants must be spent within one year.

Deadline: Continuous rolling programme.

For more information and how to apply please click here.

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