One Stop Carriers for Causes

Grants available for: projects that benefit local communities within 2 miles of a One Stop store (in Brighton & Hove, this is 188 Nevill Road, BN3 7QQ)
Size of grants given: Up to £1,000
No deadlines

Aims of Fund

Projects must meet at least one of the following outcomes:

  • Improving the lives of young people
  • Improving the lives of the elderly
  • Promoting physical activity
  • Improving health or well being
  • Increasing community safety
  • Protecting or improving the local environment

Who can apply

Non-profit making organisations can apply as long as they have a governing document/constitution.

How much and what can you apply for

Grants of up to £1,000 are available for projects that benefit local communities within two miles of a One Stop store, that meet the outcomes above.One Stop shop funding radius image

Examples of eligible projects include, but are not limited to:

  • One off community events such as community fun day expenses, summer youth camp, litter picking, day trips costs for community based clubs or organisations, sports events, expenses to pay for terminally ill cancer patients on visits to the seaside
  • Purchasing items to run a project such as specialised medical equipment, football/cricket /netball kit for local junior club, arts and craft materials for a workshop, kitchen equipment for a healthy eating project, marketing materials for an event, fishing kit for youth project
  • Improvements to community buildings such as painting, refurbishing buildings such as hospices, scout or guide huts, school building, community centres
  • Improvements to external spaces such as park clean ups, community gardens, hospital/hospice gardens, disabled access projects, food growing projects, woodland walk
  • Purchasing materials to undertake a place based improvement project such as buying paint, litter pickers, gravel, grass seed, plants, and benches

How to apply

Follow the instructions on the website.

Deadlines for application

This is a rolling programme, and applications will be accepted throughout the year.

Contact details

http://www.groundwork.org.uk/Pages/Category/carriers-for-causes-uk
Contact Form: http://www.onestop.co.uk/contact.php
Charity & Community Enquiries: 01543 363 010

Date & initials

20/07/16 MS