Expression of interest form – Groups

Expressions of Interest are welcome at any time.

We recommend you read our Eligibility Criteria before submitting an Expression of Interest.

Please note that we do not award retrospective grants – be sure to allow plenty of time to go through the grants process. We would recommend you allow a minimum of 3 months.

We have recently launched our Coronavirus Response Funding to support groups assisting in the relief effort at this time. If you think this Fund is best suited to your current need, further information and how to apply can be found here.

Please complete the form below, to tell us what you want to do and how much you would like to apply for. If we have a donor fund that fits with what you want to do, we will invite you to apply and give you a deadline.

About you

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What does your organisation do? (max 750 characters) *

Funding request

What does your organisation need funding for? * (select all that apply)
Project costsCore costsCapital costs

Please describe your funding need? * (max 750 characters)

How much funding are you looking for? (please only insert a number the form will not accept £ or , symbols) *

When are you hoping to start your project/funded activity? (Please note that we do not award retrospective grants – be sure to allow plenty of time to go through the grants process. We would recommend you allow a minimum of 3 months.) *


Is your project: * (select either or both where applicable)

For general community benefitTo support a specific group of excluded/disadvantaged people, if so please specify below

What age group are the beneficiaries of the activity/project you are looking to fund? * (select all that apply)
Children/young peopleAdultsFamiliesOlder people (65+)


Where will your project take place?/What geographical area will your work cover? * (tick all that apply)
ElmbridgeEpsom & EwellGuildfordMole ValleyReigate & BansteadRunnymedeSpelthorneSurrey HeathSurrey WideTandridgeWaverleyWokingOther

Specify the ward/village/specific area the project will take place in if possible:

How did you hear about us? *

Received/applied for a grant previouslyCVS/ referral funding organisationUKCF/another Community FoundationInternet searchSocial mediaE-newsletter

Other please specify:

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