Other sources of funding and advice


Further Funding

Alternative sources of funding

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We encourage every group to look at a variety of potential sources of funding and regularly update our list of external funders to help you find the one that matches your needs perfectly

Alternative sources of funding

We encourage every group to look at a variety of potential sources of funding and regularly update our list of external funders to help you find the one that matches your needs perfectly

Further Funding

Alternative sources of funding

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We encourage every group to look at a variety of potential sources of funding and regularly update our list of external funders to help you find the one that matches your needs perfectly

Alternative sources of funding

We encourage every group to look at a variety of potential sources of funding and regularly update our list of external funders to help you find the one that matches your needs perfectly

We are aware that you will need to look for a variety of sources of funding. These are a few of the local funds that could help you:

The National Lottery Community Fund offers grants to charities supporting adults experiencing multiple disadvantage (including homelessness, substance misuse and domestic abuse).  For more details please see here.

The Berkeley Foundation have launched a Resilience Fund which will provide support for local and grassroots charities to invest in their ability to anticipate, prepare for, respond and adapt to challenge, building resilience for the future.  Funding is available for up to £30,000 over two years.

The High Sheriff Youth Awards Scheme gives grants to projects for young people in Surrey – with the aim of helping young people make Surrey safer.

Members’ Community Allocation

Each county councillor has £5,000 funding for 2021/22 to help residents, voluntary and community organisations deliver activities that benefit local people in their neighbourhoods. This funding is known as Members’ Community Allocation. Find out more here.

 

Mole Valley Grant Schemes

Mole Valley District Council is now accepting applications to their Capital, Small Grants  and Thomas Flack Grant funds: 

The Small-Grants Community Fund Grants up to £5,000 are available for revenue costs or for small improvements to community buildings. Funding rounds are quarterly. 

The Capital Fund is available to community and voluntary organisations in Mole Valley for capital projects. This includes projects such as community building improvements, new playground equipment and sports facilities. Funding applications up to £25,000 are recommended.

The Thomas Flack Trust Fund, which offers funding support for projects benefiting the residents of Leatherhead, Ashtead, Bookham and Fetcham. The fund has limited resources and therefore funding applications up to £25,000 are advised. 

Other grants schemes include:

Awards for All (from the National Lottery)
DaisyFest – fund for disabled artists
Esmee Fairbairn (environmental and conservation projects)
Guildford Poyle
The Hedley Foundation
Lloyds Bank
The National Churches Trust 
The Poundland Foundation (kit for youth sports teams)
Rural LEADER Fund (focus is rural economy and farming)
Surrey Community Projects Fund – for capital projects
Surrey County Council Members Allocations
Surrey Crisis Fund
Tesco Community Grants
Tudor Trust
Walton Charities
Wates

 

360 Giving lists over 100 different grant making organisations in the UK here.

Helpful Resources

Would you like to receive funds as volunteers, staff and supporters buy products online?

5,000 retailers including Amazon, eBay, Argos and Just Eat will make a small donation to your organisation whenever anyone connected to the organisation uses the easyfundraising website or app to shop with them.

With so many people shopping online now, it’s easy way to boost your funds and it’s also a Covid safe way of fundraising in these difficult times.
 
Get started by registering your organisation for free here. You’ll get lots of support and advice from the easyfundraising team to help you raise as much as possible.