Fundraising, Funding sources, COVID-19 support and advice

Coronavirus weekly funding updates - 2-6 August 2021

Thursday 5 August 2021

Orsted Community Benefit Fund

Orsted Community Benefit Fund are offering grants of between £1,000 and £50,000 to charities and local communities on the Yorkshire, Lincolnshire, and the North Norfolk coasts, to assist organisations aiming to facilitate the recovery of Covid-19. To be eligible to apply for a grant, your project must be located and be for the benefit of communities within the funding area. The deadline for applications is Wednesday 9 February 2022. For more details and to apply visit the Orsted Community Benefit Fund website.

Wednesday 4 August 2021

Jeans for Genes

Jeans for Genes is providing unrestricted grants of up to £2,500 to genetic disorder charities in the UK. The funding aims to help charities to recover from the Covid-19 pandemic. To be eligible, organisations must be a disorder-specific charity or a charity whose beneficiaries are solely those with genetic disorders and have an annual income of £200,000 or less. The deadline for applications is Thursday 12 August. For more information and to apply, visit the website.

Tuesday 3 August 2021

The Volant Trust’s Covid-19 Response Fund

Applications are open to The Volant Trust’s Covid-19 Response Fund for UK and international charities. Eligible organisations must be able to demonstrate a strong focus on alleviating social deprivation and helping vulnerable groups who have been particularly impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. Applications for medical equipment and the production or distribution of PPE will also be considered. The deadline for applications is Friday 31 December 2021. For more information, see the website.

For information on 8,000 sources of funding giving a total of £8 billion, take a look at Funds Online.