Comic Relief Community Fund for England

Aims/priorities: Funding is intended to support community-led organisations to deliver change by drawing on the 'lived experiences' of people who have experienced the issues being tackled. These issues should align with one of Comic Relief's four strategic themes:

  • Children Survive and Thrive – ensuring every child has the best start in life.
  • Fighting for Gender Justice – tackling gender-based violence, inequality and exploitation.
  • A Safe Place to Be – supporting those who have been displaced to access secure housing and feel settled in their new homes.
  • Mental Health Matters – helping people experiencing poor mental health to access appropriate support and live free from stigma and discrimination.

Who can apply? Constituted voluntary and community groups. Charities. Social enterprises. Community Interest Companies which have been running for at least two years. Not-for-profit companies limited by guarantee.

Grant amount: You can apply for up to £10,000

Application process: Applications can be made via the funders website.

Deadline: 29th November 2021, but the fund may close earlier if enough applications are received.

Contact Information: Tel: 0121 237 5800 Email:

Website address: APPLY - Groundwork

£1000.01 to £10,000
Charitable Company
Constituted Group
Registered Charity
Social Enterprise
Funding Theme: 
Children and Young People
Health and Wellbeing
Women and Girls
Communities Experiencing Racial Inequalities
Unpublish Date: 
Tuesday, 28 September, 2021