Kent Community Foundation: Themed Funds

Education & Employment Health & Social Care Older People Youth

Kent Community Foundation’s Themed Fund programme awards grants of up to £5,000 (£7,500 considered for exceptional applications) to not-for-profit organisations and registered charities with projects in one of the following themed areas:

  • Employment, Skills & Enterprise
    Projects which raise the aspirations and increase the skills and opportunities of people who are far from the labour market
  • Vulnerable Adults
    Projects that help vulnerable adults stay well and independent, with a focus on early intervention projects to tackle disadvantage, deprivation and social exclusion.
  • Elderly & Isolated
    Local projects that address the challenges faced by elderly adults and support people to stay well, healthy and independent and, most importantly, combat social isolation.
  • Children, Young People & Families
    Projects that are making a real difference to the lives of disadvantaged children and young people in Kent and Medway. 

Deadline: Continuous rolling programme with decisions made every three months.

For more information and how to apply please click here.

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