European Social Fund Community Grants – Round 3

July 10, 2014

European Social Fund Round 3 (closing date for applications 1 September 2014) Applications for the final round of funding are now invited.  Jackie Bruder, ESF Grants Manager, will be available to explain the process and advise on how to make an application.  Projects are to run up until 30 April 2015 and grants of up […]

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First Funding Fair a great success

July 3, 2014

Over 70 people attended our first Funding Fair on Tuesday 1 July. Representatives from village halls and small charities dropped into Astolat to talk to the exhibitors who included the Big Lottery and the Community Foundation for Surrey.  Surrey Community Action’s new Fundraising Officer, Eleanor Swann talked to visitors about fundraising strategies, while Information Manager […]

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Community Improvements Fund

May 16, 2014

The Community Improvements Fund has been set up to support local community-based initiatives, which make a real difference to people’s lives. Bids to this fund can be submitted for requests between £10,000 up to a maximum of £30,000. The funding is intended primarily to cover capital costs linked to community infrastructure projects. In certain circumstances […]

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Applications can now be made for The Surrey Community Building Grants Scheme 2015-2016

April 8, 2014

Applications can now be made for The Surrey Community Building Grants Scheme 2015-2016 The Surrey Community Buildings Scheme is a partnership scheme jointly funded by Surrey County Council and the district and borough councils. It is administered by Surrey Community Action currently all boroughs/districts are participating with the exception of Epsom & Ewell and Waverley. […]

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Funding opportunities for community buildings

March 27, 2014

Surrey Community Action have produced two reports using the NCVO Funding Central database to help community buildings identify local and national funding opportunities. Please click on the following links to see the funding opportunities in detail…… and

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ESF Community Grants Round Three

March 18, 2014

European Social Fund Grants Community Grants – Round 3 (closing date for applications 1 September 2014) Surrey Community Action has been reappointed to manage a programme distributing £1.8million from the European Social Fund (ESF) in community grants across the South East.  Grants of up to £15,000 will be used to support the most disadvantaged individuals to access […]

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People’s Millions open for applications

March 18, 2014

People’s Millions is open for applications. The Big Lottery Fund and ITV have launched the People’s Millions public voting competition for 2014. This year organisations can apply for up to £50,000 for projects that help communities to enjoy as well as transform their local environment.  The competition is open now until 13 May, entry forms […]

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Apply now for ESF grants

March 11, 2014

Surrey Community Action has been reappointed to manage a programme distributing £1.8 million from the European Social Fund (ESF) in community grants across the South East. Grants of up to £15,000 will be used to support the most disadvantaged individuals to access further learning opportunities or progress to employment. People benefitting from these grants will […]

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Draft new Grant Guidance for Surrey County Council – consultation

December 23, 2013

The voluntary, community and faith sector (VCFS) are highly valued by Surrey County Council and are important partners in helping it deliver services and improving the lives of Surrey residents.  On average the County Council spends approximately £20m per annum through grants and contracts with the VCFS.  Surrey County Council is continually working to improve our […]

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Woodroffe Benton Foundation

November 26, 2013

Charities and any educational institutions(schools, universities, etc.) can apply for grants of £250 to £2,000 for projects under the following categories: • Relief of Hardship • Care for the Elderly • Education & Youth Development • Environment & Conservation For more information and details fo deadlines: http://woodroffebenton.org.uk

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