The Alec Dickson Trust supports young people in the UK who want to use volunteering or community service to do brilliant things in their communities. Grants of up to £500 are available to individuals or groups of young people aged 30 or under, to help them put their ideas into action and run projects that benefit the lives of others – particularly the most marginalised and disadvantaged.
When assessing applications, the Trust are looking for: volunteering, need and innovation.
Deadline: Continuous rolling programme – panel meets twice a year.
For more information and how to apply please click here.
Other Youth Funds
The Dulverton Trust: Small GrantFriday July 26th, 2019
The Dulverton Trust awards grants of up to £5,000 to small charities and charitable organisations (with an annual income under £200,000). The Trust currently supports a wide range of activities in the following categories: Youth Opportunities; General Welfare; Conservation; and Preservation of Habitats or Heritage Skills. Deadline: Friday 26 July 2019 For more information and…Education & Employment Youth
Home Office: Youth Endowment FundFriday June 28th, 2019
As part of the Government’s Serious Violence Strategy, the Home Office have made £200 million available over the next ten years to fund and test interventions aiming to prevent young people from being drawn in to crime and violence, to build up our knowledge of what works in this area. The Endowment Fund, run by…Education & Employment Health & Social Care Youth
The Weavers’ Company Benevolent Fund
The Weavers’ Company Benevolent Fund awards grants of up to £15,000 per annum to smaller UK registered charities working with: Young Offenders Prisoners and Ex-prisoners Young disadvantaged people, especially those at risk of criminal involvement Local organisations such as those working in a village, estate or small town should normally have an income of less than…Education & Employment Local Grants Youth
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The Colyer-Fergusson Charitable Trust (CFCT)’s Investing in Young People grant programme seeks to support disadvantaged young people living at the margins of society; with the aim of improving their skills, building their confidence and resilience and breaking down the barriers to their employment. Grants are available to charities, CICs, social enterprises or other properly constituted not-for-profit…