The Law Society Charity supports organisations whose work is related to the law and the legal profession, and whose activities would be likely to benefit from funds made available on behalf of solicitors.
Projects will be considered for support if they help meet the charity’s aims and objectives criteria. Grants are normally in the range £5,000 – £15,000.
The charity only supports projects that promote:
- Human rights
- Access to justice
- Legal education
The Law Society Charity Trustee Board meetings for 2017 are given below, together with the last date for applications to be received for each meeting:
- Tuesday 13 July (applications by Friday 30 June)
- Tuesday 12 September (applications by Friday 1 September)
- Tuesday 12 December (applications by Friday 1 December)
For further information and how to apply please click here.
Other Local Grants Funds
The Mrs Smith & Mount Trust: The Mount Fund
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The Philip & Connie Phillips FoundationMonday June 21st, 2021 11:59pm
The Philip and Connie Phillips Foundation awards grants in the region of £5,000 to £10,000, over one or two years, to charities registered and operating within Kent and Medway. Applicants must be able to demonstrate their impact on the health and wellbeing of their local community. In the Foundation’s first round of grants, particular priority…Local Grants
Canterbury City Council: Councillors Opportunities Fund
Councillors of Canterbury City Council can award up to £200 to a community group or organisation for a one-off project. It must help make the district a better place to live by improving social or environmental wellbeing. Deadline: Continuous rolling programme until annual budget is spent. For more information and how to apply please click here.Health & Social Care Local Grants
Kent County Council: KCC Resilience Grant
Kent County Council’s Resilience Grant, administrated by Kent Community Foundation, is awarding grants of up to £10,000 to local organisations who are supporting families in financial difficulties, with a particular emphasis on food and debt advice. The intention is to fund those organisations currently seeing an increase in demand or anticipating an increase in demand…