Tags: Funding

VCSE State of the Sector Report

Posted: Wed, 27 Jan 2021 11:02

A report has been published by Leicestershire County Council which brings together a range of different research, surveys and engagement exercises, in relation to how the pandemic has affected Voluntary,... Read More »

Tags: Covid19, VCSE sector, communities, funding, grants, pandemic

VRN Winter Violence Prevention Fund

Posted: Fri, 22 Jan 2021 15:20

The Violence Reduction Network (VRN) has funding of up to £5,000 available to local social enterprises and charities to help them with financial difficulties and supporting vulnerable young people... Read More »

Tags: Funding, Violence Reduction Network, young people

NHS Charities Together Funding for LLR

Posted: Wed, 13 Jan 2021 13:46

Five grants of £73,000 each are being made available to local community groups/charities, operating in Leicester, Leicestershire or Rutland, for projects which improve health outcomes for vulnerable... Read More »

Tags: Funding, NHS, communities, grants, health

National Lottery Community Fund Re-opens Regular Funding Programmes

Posted: Wed, 09 Dec 2020 13:58

For the past months, the National Lottery Community Fund has been focussing on providing emergency funding for VCSE organisations in response to the coronavirus crisis.

The Community Fund has now announced... Read More »

Tags: National Lottery Community Fund, funding, grants

Leicestershire Communities Fund - Round 3

Posted: Wed, 02 Dec 2020 08:10

Leicestershire Communities Fund - Round 3

We are pleased to announce that a third round of funding has been agreed by Leicestershire County Council to enable charities, community groups and social enterprises to respond to the challenges of the... Read More »

Tags: Communities, Coronavirus, Funding, Grants

London Hearts - Funding Public Access Defibrillators

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 11:52

London Hearts (registered charity 1180901) are helping to fund Public Access Defibrillators (PADs) in communities all over the country. When someone has a cardiac arrest, timely intervention is the key... Read More »

Tags: Defibrillators, Funding, London Hearts, PAD's

Bags of Fun for locally isolating Young People

Posted: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 07:38

Bags of Fun for locally isolating Young People

Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation has given Young Leicestershire an emergency grant of £4,800 from the National Emergencies Trust. The grant is to help young people stuck indoors during... Read More »

Tags: Community Foundation, Funding, Young People

LCC Communities Fund Round 2 Now Open!

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 17:09

LCC Communities Fund Round 2 Now Open!

Additional funding has been agreed by Leicestershire County Council to support community organisations in the areas of the County affected by the extended lockdown.

Round 2 of the Leicestershire Communities... Read More »

Tags: Communities, Funding

£1/2 Million in Emergency Grants

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 08:51

£1/2 Million in Emergency Grants

Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation Delivers Over £1/2 Million in Emergency Grants

  • 131 local charities, voluntary & community groups awarded
  • National Emergencies Trust donations being... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants

County Council receives award for timely community sector support

Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 07:39

Leicestershire County Council has received a local award in recognition of its efforts to support communities during the coronavirus pandemic.

In March, the council set aside £1.5m to help voluntary... Read More »

Tags: Community Support, Funding, community