Raise Challenge Fund

March 20, 2015

The new RAISE Challenge Fund, established in partnership with the regional charity RAISE and Community Foundations across the South East will support aspirational thinking, innovation, leadership, creativity and resourcefulness to help your organisation make a step change and embrace new ways of working or engaging with people. Funding is now available to help community and voluntary […]

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Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Programme

March 20, 2015

Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Programme Have you got have an idea for a business that can make a difference in your community, but not sure where to start? If so, the Lloyds Bank Social Entrepreneurs Programme could help you develop your idea into a business. This year-long action learning programme provides you with a series […]

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Funding Fair a great success

March 19, 2015

Surrey Community Action’s free Funding Fair on Tuesday 17 March welcomed over 120 people from a host of different organisations. Eight organisations benefited from a one to one surgery with Fundraising Officer, Eleanor Swann, while there was standing room only in some of the workshops which covered topics such as social media, trading and market research. […]

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New website for Building Better Opportunities programme

March 12, 2015

Find out more about the Big Lottery Fund and Local Enterprise Partnerships collaboration, distributing European Social Fund money to support Enterprise M3’s social inclusion and employment creation activity with our new website www.em3bbo.info to give you more information about the Building Better Opportunities programme, explain how you can get involved, get in touch with potential partners and […]

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FREE funding fair and workshops

February 10, 2015

Meet the funders at our Funding Fair on Tuesday 17 March between 1.30-5.30 at The Manor House Hotel, Newlands Corner, Guildford GU4 8SE. Funders include: The Big Lottery Surrey County Council Guildford Poyle Charities Coleman Charitable Trust Community Foundation for Surrey Low Carbon Workspace JustGiving Crowd Funding Unity Bank Community Buildings Grants Scheme Accessing ESF […]

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Commercial Masterclass for Contract Bidding

February 4, 2015

Commercial Masterclass for Contract Bidding Part of the Community Works ‘For now and the future’ range of support for the sector to respond and adapt to a changed economy; in partnership with NCVO. If your organisation is looking at bidding for public service contracts, either alone or as part of a consortium, and you feel […]

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Building Better Organisations – an introduction to the Enterprise M3 and BIG Lottery Fund’s European Social Funding

February 2, 2015

Building Better Organisations Introducing the Enterprise M3 and BIG Lottery Fund’s European Social Funding to support social inclusion and employability work in West Surrey and Hampshire. Astolat, Coniers Way, Guildford Surrey GU4 7HL on Wednesday 25 February 2015 Are you a not for profit organisation based in, or delivering services to, West Surrey or Hampshire? […]

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One-off £15 million Listed Places of Worship: Roof Repair Fund

January 6, 2015

The Listed Places of Worship Roof Repair Fund Invites Applications The Department for Culture, Media and Sport has established the one-off £15 million Listed Places of Worship: Roof Repair Fund which is available to public places of worship across the UK. Grants of between £10,000 and £100,000 are available for urgent repairs to public places […]

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Funding opportunities

December 4, 2014

Farnham Town Council Community Grants Grants of up to £2,000 are available to local not-for-profit organisations that wish to complete a one-off project or for a scheme that will benefit Farnham residents and require funding for up to three years. Match funding of at least 50% is required for any level of grant funding. Apply […]

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ESF funding still available for Surrey

October 23, 2014

The 2014-2015 ESF programme is still open for applications and funds remain for organisations in Surrey.  Maximum grants have increased to £15,000 from £12,000, to better enable small voluntary and community organisations to reach out to some of the most disadvantaged people and help them to move closer to the labour market. ESF Community Grants […]

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