There are currently a number of funds open to support groups to continue their work during the Covid-19 crisis. A number of these are detailed under the headers below, including links to where to find further information about the fund.
The Duchy of Lancaster Benevolent Fund
The Duchy Fund covers the Counties of Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside.
The Trustees of the Fund invite a wide variety of community based Organisations and Chartible causes to apply for a donation that will benefit the local community. A single grant will only be made to an organisation within a two year period and will normally be between £250 - £2000.
For more information, and to apply Click here
Kellogg’s Breakfast Club Grants Programme
Grants of £1,000 to school breakfast clubs, to help schools provide breakfast to those children who need it most.
For more information, and to apply Click Here
Manchester Guardian Society Charitable Trust
The Manchester Guardian Charitable Trust is a grant making charity, which makes donations to a wide variety of community based organisations in the Greater Manchester area. Grants between £250-£2,000, for more information, and to apply click here.
For ease of access, funds have now been separated into the below categories. To avoid duplication, funds with multiple priorities are generally listed in the Community section.
Black, Asian, Minority, Ethnic, Refugee and Asylum Seekers
Children and Young People
Housing and Homelessness
Sports and Fitness
For other, non-Covid-19 related funding, click here to download our latest funding bulletin.