Ecclesiastical’s Movement for Good is awarding ten grants of £50,000 to remarkable charities which can demonstrate a clearly identified need and want to take their work to a new level, boosting their ability to make a difference.
Eligible projects that support areas which Ecclesiastical’s communities care about are:
- The advancement of education and skills
Projects which promote or sustain skills and expertise among any group of people. It could be a programme to improve employability in a deprived area or a training scheme for young people for example.
- The advancement of citizenship or community development
Projects which strengthens a community to make it more inclusive, supportive or sustainable. It could be a new community café or local community service for elderly people for example.
- The advancement of arts, culture or heritage
Projects that promotes or supports our history and traditions, or focuses on the preservation of historic land and buildings. It could be an initiative to reinvigorate a craft skill or increase the reach of a youth theatre programme for example.
Deadline: Friday 24 July 2020
For more information and how to apply please click here.
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