Comic Relief Community Fund (England): Capacity Building Grants
Grants available for: community-led not for profit organisations in England
Size of grants given: £1000
Deadlines: No deadlines
Aims of Fund
To support small community organisations to become stronger and more robust and to improve their ability to deliver, both during and after the COVID-19 crisis. We want to support organisations to rebuild and be ready and better able to meet community need within the Comic Relief four strategic themes.
Who can apply
Grassroots, community-led not-for-profit organisations in England. Must have an annual income of £250,000 or below. Will accept applications from:
- Constituted voluntary and community groups (unincorporated associations)
- Social enterprises
- Community Interest Companies
How much and what can you apply for
Grants of up to £1000 to support your group to become more robust and work better as a group. For example, grants might be given to: improve volunteering; recruit and train trustees; develop a website or social media; engage with beneficiaries or the community.
You will need to provide evidence that the capacity building will help your group to deliver more effective projects that fit into one of Comic Relief’s four strategic themes:
- Children Survive and Thrive
- Fighting for Gender Justice
- A Safe Place to Be
- Mental Health Matters
How to apply
Deadlines for application
This is a rolling programme and applications will be accepted at any time. Decisions will be made within 6 weeks of the application.
0121 237 5800
Page updated 4/8/20 DA