Background to the Fund
For the purposes of the fund the Foundation use the following definitions:
Involving people from a range of different social and ethnic backgrounds and of different genders, sexual orientations, etc.
Fairness or justice in the way we treat people.
Providing equal access to opportunities and resources for people who might otherwise be excluded or marginalized.
Size of Grant:
We will offer grants ranging from £500 to £1,000
We want to prioritise projects that:
What we will fund:
Whilst the Foundation prefers to receive applications seeking support based on lived experience, examples of what could be funded include:
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What we cannot fund:
The Foundation will not fund organisations or activities which promote causes that are contrary to our purposes. Causes and activities that are contrary to our purposes include, but may not be limited to, those outlined in our investment policy. We will not therefore fund organisations or activities which we determine are linked to the promotion of armaments, alcohol, human rights abuses, tobacco or pornography.
In Addition We Will Not Fund:
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This fund has been supported by Comic Relief.
Ongoing - No Deadline
Between £500 and £1,000
Assist in making organsiations management structures, policies, decision making, activities and programmes reflective of the diversity we have in our society; Assisting organisations to Identify the barriers and provide solutions to improve diversity, equity and inclusion within their organisation; Demonstrate a commitment to implementing the solutions, reflecting greater diversity, equity and inclusion in their organisation
As this is a Fund with a rolling call process there is at present no set closing date for the receipt of applications. However the Foundation reserves the right to announce a closure date subject to the number of awards made and the remaining funds available for distribution. In such circumstances the Foundation will give two weeks notice of any closing date that is then to be set, which will be published online and through our social media.
If you are unsure about any of the above, or have any other queries, then please contact the Grants Team