Tags: Grants

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

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

£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

Mercia Park Community Fund

Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 15:52

IM Properties (IMP) has launched a £350,000 community fund (£100,00 per year for three years) to help local community projects surrounding the new Mercia Park 238-acre employment park being... Read More »

Tags: Community Fund, Grants, Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation

Funding Available for Bus Services

Posted: Tue, 11 Feb 2020 14:23

On 30 September 2019 the Chancellor announced details about £220 million of commitments in 2020-21 to transform bus services in England

This included a range of supporting measures, including a National... Read More »

Tags: Bus Services, Funding, Grants

SHIRE Environment Grants coming soon!

Posted: Thu, 17 Oct 2019 14:33

SHIRE Environment Grants coming soon!

Leicestershire County Council will soon be launching its new SHIRE environment grant to deliver projects focused on waste prevention and reuse, reducing carbon emissions and improving biodiversity.

This... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants

North West Leicestershire District Council Health and Wellbeing Grant

Posted: Thu, 22 Aug 2019 15:20

North West Leicestershire District Council is making funding of up to £500 available to community groups that are running projects or activities that focus on improving residents' health and wellbeing.... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants, Health, North West Leicestershire

Rural Community Energy Fund

Posted: Tue, 25 Jun 2019 10:05

Rural sports clubs, schools and churches could power their buildings with clean electricity, cut their bills and reduce emissions thanks to a £10 million government fund.

The Rural Community Energy... Read More »

Tags: Community, Funding, Grants, Rural