Surrey Community Action connects charity workers to Covid jabs

Surrey Community Action was delighted to help the Royal Surrey Foundation Trust (who are carrying out vaccinations for their own health and care staff) ensure that spare vaccinations did not go to waste by putting out an emergency call to staff and volunteers from front-line voluntary sector organisations delivering health and care activities to vulnerable people across Guildford and Waverley. … Read More

Tech for Good programme – funding available

Charities are being offered grants of up to £70,000 to develop their digital services as part of £1m of new funding. The grant-makers, the Paul Hamlyn Foundation and Comic Relief, are opening the latest round in the Tech for Good programme. The scheme was first developed in 2016 to help charities use technology to explore different approaches to delivering their … Read More

The Paul and Nick Harvey Fund

The Paul and Nick Harvey Fund, which has £500,000 available for organisations that deliver musical services to people living with dementia in the UK, has officially opened.

FREE office furniture

Staff at Surrey County Council are vacating County Hall in Kingston and anticipate having a number of surplus items of furniture which are not planned to be used for other locations. For further information about the items available (listed below) please contact Christopher Pudney in the Facilities Management Team chris.pudney@surreycc.gov.uk: Tall metal 5-shelf storage cabinets, approx dimensions H 1.9m x … Read More

MSE – Raising the Next Generation

The MSE Charity’s next grant round, Raising the Next Generation opens on Monday 1st February 2021. This grant round is targeting and supporting the younger generation who in the current difficult economic climate need support to develop and learn personal financial life skills. Not sure if your organisation can apply? Take the quick Eligibility Quiz

Local people urged to help Homes for Farnham 

Homes for Farnham, a new Community Housing Group which aims to provide a range of affordable homes designed with and for local people, is partnering with The Surrey Community Housing Partnership to identify the types of homes most needed by the community. The Surrey Community Housing Partnership is an initiative delivered by local charity, Surrey Community Action. The partnership is between Surrey Community Action and … Read More

The Henry Smith Charity Surrey County Grants Programme

The Henry Smith Charity Surrey County Grants programme is open for applications. Grants of up to £20,000 are available to registered charities with income of £250,000 or less (up to £1m if working countywide) for work benefitting groups experiencing social and/or economic disadvantage and work in areas of high deprivation. For more information and to apply visit The Henry Smith … Read More

Community Foundation for Surrey Strategic Funds

Fidelity UK Foundation Surrey Community Development Fund is looking to support organisations benefiting those most disadvantaged in society (especially children and young people) and is open to considering organisations active in the field of health and environmental conservation. The focus is on looking to strengthen organisations’ impact, effectiveness and/or sustainability. This could include investment in leadership, strategic planning, technology (not … Read More

The Southern 360 ‘Making Communities Better’ Fund

The Community Foundation for Surrey has established a new partnership with Southern Housing Association. The Southern 360 ‘Making Communities Better’ Fund will make grants of up to £5,000 supporting: Neighbourliness and Communities Improving Health and Wellbeing Tackling Poverty Southern Housing Association are keen that residents of their housing stock will be proactively encouraged to access and participate in activities supported … Read More

Surrey Coronavirus Response Fund

Surrey Coronavirus Response Fund – More Funds Available! Thanks to National Lottery players the National Lottery Community Fund has provided £250,000 into the Surrey Coronavirus Response Fund, which will be used to award grants specifically aimed to support communities through the Covid-19 crisis and to further realise equality, diversity and inclusion ambitions locally. Grants up to £20,000 are available. The … Read More