The DWF Foundation has one purpose: providing funds, resources and support to help local communities achieve their full potential. The DWF Foundation supports registered charities with an impact in one or more of the following areas: Homelessness; Health and Wellbeing; Employability; and Education.
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Greater Manchester’s Our Pass is the new bus pass that gives 16-18-year-olds the freedom to travel, work and learn. The pass provides free bus travel as well as discounts and free deals at certain retailers and sponsors.
The Summer Reading Challenge is the biggest annual reading promotion for children aged 4 to 11. Last year, children in Manchester read over 38,000 books and we’re ready for even more books to be borrowed from our libraries this year!
LEAP - The energy and money saving service, is a free service that is helping people keep warm and reduce their energy bills without costing them any money.
This project covers Manchester and all of Greater Manchester.
It is open to all types of householders – homeowners, private renters and social housing tenants.
Information for the bulletin is compiled from a number of sources including Grantfinder, and direct from funders themselves. It showcases just a few of the hundreds of funding opportunities available for local community, voluntary and faith organisations.
This bulletin is produced by a partnership of local support and development agencies across Greater Manchester.
The 247 People Fund aims to encourage small, community-based and locally controlled groups that manage themselves, encourage people to get involved as volunteers and who just need a bit of financial help to be able to work with their community in the way they’d like. The Fund welcomes applications from organisations throughout Greater Manchester with an annual income of less than £50,000.
Sporting Heritage are offering funding specially aimed at engaging community access to sporting heritage collections as part of National Sporting Heritage Day 2019. Funded by the Art Fund, this programme will support increased engagement to local collections which tell the story and stories of sporting activity, heroes, and endeavour.
WRAP is managing a programme of grants to provide new small-scale capital infrastructure and revenue support to organisations redistributing surplus food. The aim is to address current barriers to food redistribution and to develop new solutions for reducing food waste from surplus food. The grant is open to small and medium sized businesses (including not for profits) who can supply surplus food from food businesses either directly to those in need, or to other organisations who offer this service.
Manchester City Council have an amount of desks, pedestals and office chairs becoming surplus at Claremont Resource Centre, M15 5FS.
Collection will need to be made on Monday 8 July 2019.
To express an interest, complete the attached form and return it to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Have you or anyone else close to you been affected by cancer? Would you like to meet with other people in similar circumstances?
Can-Survive UK welcomes you to their fortnightly Coffee, Connect and Chat support group. Join the group for board games, dominoes, sewing and knitting, information or just simply a drink and chat. Refreshments will be provided.