The Fore RAFT Transition Fund

funding update

Aims/priorities: Unrestricted grants to help small charities and social enterprises in the UK plan for the longer term and gain a stronger footing in the post-coronavirus world. 

Who can apply? Applications will be accepted from UK registered charities, community interest companies, charitable incorporated organisations and community benefit societies with annual incomes below £500,000.

Grant amount: Unrestricted grants of up to £15,000 are available.

Application process: The first step is to register for a place. Those who are accepted then have six weeks to send three pages about what they do and how the funding could help them. Shortlisted groups will be interviewed.

The registration form and FAQs can be found on The Fore's website.

Deadline:  There will be two rounds of funding with a registration round for each:

Round 1 opens on 20 July 2020 at 10 am. All available places have now been taken, so registration has closed
Round 2 will open 21 September 2020.

The number of registrations accepted for each round is capped. Registration is run on a first-come, first-served basis. Once the cap is reached, the round is closed.

Website address:


£10,000.01 to £25,000
Charitable Company
Registered Charity
Social Enterprise
Funding Theme: 
Covid 19
Unpublish Date: 
Monday, 21 September, 2020