Funding
Baring Foundation – Strengthening Civil Society
Deadline to apply 30th April 2024
Size of Grant Up to £150,000
Fund Type Community
About the funding

The funding is intended for organisations possessing legal proficiency that leverage legal avenues to foster positive social transformation within communities, collaborating closely with other civil society entities.


The foundation released a new funding round aimed at supporting small expert legal “hub” organisations in expanding their operations to enact positive social change within communities.

The applicant will need to exhibit all three of the following characteristics:

  • Have specific and demonstrable legal expertise relevant to their social change goals;
  • Offer expert legal information, advice and / or representation to civil society organisations;
  • And collaborate to:
    • support others to recognise when, where and how legal action can be an effective tool of social change; and/or
    • use legal action to achieve social change.
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