Funding available for your group, organisation or project

Funding available for your group, organisation or project

Are you a not for profit organisation that is operating in the Corsham Area? Are you in need of some additional funding?

Below are two sources of funding that have money still available.

1) Corsham Area Board

Up to £5k to help you with any capital expenditure. That basically means a thing such as equipment, buildings, paths, that has a lifespan of at least a year. There is also funding available to support work with young people. Full details of both these schemes can be found here  or contact

There is also a small amount of funding available for initiatives  supporting older people and their carers. Please contact contact to discuss this.

2) Community Foundation

They support groups who address economic, physical, geographical and social disadvantage with both funding and advice.

Foundation Grants up to £5000 per year for 1 -3 years or Foundation Small Grants up to £2000 per year for 1-2 years. (for groups with an income less than £50kpa) are available. They also make grants on behalf of other funders such as comic relief, High Sherriff and Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner.

The Foundation are an excellent organisation to offer advice and training. The next advice session will be held in Chippenham on the 28th November. There are also 2 short interactive workshops coming up.

They are:
Writing Better Applications – Interactive session developing skills to write successful grant applications. 26th January 2017 10:00-12:00 in Devizes

Earning income – moving towards social enterprise. Exploring your organisation’s potential to generate the income which underpins a more sustainable future. 2nd March 2017 10:00-12:00 in Devizes

You can book a place on these or a slot on the advice day through Resources on or
email Jane Butler at

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