Other Funding Opportunities
This page will be updated with information and links to funding opportunities as and when they arise.
£1million Fund to ‘Build a Better Future’ in the Causeway Coast and Glens area
Community-based groups in the Causeway Coast and Glen’s area which are making a positive difference to society are being encouraged to access a new £1M fund. The ‘Building Better Futures’ fund will help charities, community and voluntary groups, and social enterprises by providing small, unsecured loans that are not currently available from traditional financial sources.
The scheme is being funded by the Building Change Trust, Ulster Community Investment Trust (UCIT) and Belfast Charitable Society, one of Northern Ireland’s oldest charitable organisations.
Further information about the scheme is available by contacting UCIT on 028 9031 5003 or visiting www.ucitltd.com or the brochure https://www.causewaycoastandglens.gov.uk/uploads/general/Building_Better_Futures_Loan_Fund_brochure_.pdf
Charles Hayward Foundation
The Charles Hayward Foundation (registered charities only) provide both Main Grants (up to £25,000 a year for 1-3 years and Small Grants (up to £7000). Main grants cover Social & Criminal Justice, Heritage & Conservation and Overseas work. Small grants cover Social & Criminal Justice, Heritage & Conservation and Older People.
Find out more on the website http://www.charleshaywardfoundation.org.uk/
D'Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
The D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust funds UK registered Charities operating in the UK in the fields of the advancement of the arts, health and medical welfare and environmental protection or improvement. Grants are usually in the range £500 - £5,000 and core costs will be considered.
Find out more on the website http://www.doylycartecharitabletrust.org/