Next Deadline 1st June
Grant funding for small voluntary, community and church groups from across Greater Lincolnshire.
With grants of up to £25,000.00, the Bishop of Lincoln’s Social Justice Fund is open to receive grant applications from groups looking to support local community/church groups.
With the average grants of £10,000.00 available, groups must be working on projects relating to Social Cohesion, Isolation and Poverty. Projects should be able to demonstrate through their application the need for their project and a commitment to the long-term sustainability for the benefit of the community
Closing dates this year will be 1st March, 1st June, 14th September and the 1st December 2018.
Grants awarded will not cover general building work, but in the right circumstances funding may be available for some small restoration/improvement work for kitchens and projects working with the homeless and or isolated communities. Projects that have benefitted from the fund have included Befriending Groups, and Lunch Clubs working with the elderly. Projects across the county working with the homeless and youth projects in areas of deprivation.
Previously funded groups who have developed and expanded their work are eligible to reapply for further support.
For further information and an application form please contact Ian Thompson, Lincolnshire Community Foundation, 01529 305825.