Purpose Of The Fund
The Pressure Group Fund has been established in recognition of the contribution groups and people in our society, who are working towards supporting social change, can make through direct civic action, lobbying and campaigning. It is one way in which the Foundation can be responsive to needs and issues facing communities.
This Fund Aims To Encouarge
What Level Of Grants Is Available?
Grants size – £1000, with potential for further £1000
What Does This Fund Support?
What We Cannot Support
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 the fund will not support:
Who Can Apply?
In the event of payments directly to the applicant, they must have access to a current account to enable the Foundation to make a payment via the BACS system.
Who Cannot Apply?
The funds are not available to:
Ongoing - No Deadline
Up to £1,000
Applications are invited for projects that can demonstrate how they are trying to address social injustice and what the impact of their work will be. In particular how they will encourage civic action, working with groups and individuals to get their voices heard by decision-makers.
The fund will be open for applications from 9:00am on 27th November 2019, on a rolling call basis.
Apply online by clicking here:Apply Now
If you are unsure about any of the above, or have any other queries, then please contact the Community Voice and Innovation Team