The CDL Fund

funding update

Aims/priorities: The Fund aims to support the activities of local community or voluntary groups and projects that contribute positively to the quality of life, wellbeing and improved health of people and communities which address any or all of the priorities listed below:

  • Older people
  • Children and young people
  • Stronger communities
  • Environment
  • Health and Wellbeing

The CDL Fund is particularly keen to receive applications from groups who are using technology to adapt their activities or change how they support their community during the Covid-19 pandemic.

Who can apply? The CDL Fund is open to grassroots community organisations based and delivering activity in any of the ten boroughs of Greater Manchester.  Applicants must have an annual income of less than £150,000.

Grant amount:  Up to £1,000

Application process: Application form available from Forever Manchester

Deadline: Applications are being accepted on a rolling basis and as such there is no deadline, however, please note that the Fund may close at short notice if oversubscribed.

Contact information: Email:

Website address:

up to £1000
Charitable Company
Constituted Group
Registered Charity
Unconstituted Group
Funding Theme: 
Children and Young People
Health and Wellbeing
Older People
Unpublish Date: 
Thursday, 31 December, 2020