The Global Majority Fund

funding update

Aims/priorities: The object of the funding programme is to increase the wellbeing of communities of Black Caribbean and African people in Greater Manchester.  Priorities include:

  • COVID-19 We will prioritise work that helps people suffering from the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic or supports recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic.
  • High Risk Communities We will prioritise work with people from Black and African communities identified as ‘higher risk including those experiencing: long-term health problems; domestic abuse; poor or worsening mental or physical health; interrupted or limited access to advice and services; homelessness and insecure shelter; the increasingly hostile environment faced by migrants, undocumented groups, people seeking asylum and refugees; communities with no recourse to public funds.

You can use the funding to extend your existing activities or for new activities. This funding can be used for a wide range of activities including:

  • Advice & Advocacy
  • Information-giving
  • One to one emotional and practical support
  • Group support
  • Training and workshops
  • Group activities
  • Provision of equipment or food
  • Cultural Festivals and events

Who can apply? Organisation must be Black-led (i.e. have 51% or more people on their management committee or Board are of Caribbean or African ethnicity)

Grant amount: The grants are for £5000, £10,000, or £15,000

Application process: Applications can either be written in English or French, or by video. 

Deadline:  The closing date for applications is midnight on Sunday 4 July 2021

Contact Information:  email:

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£10,000.01 to £25,000
Charitable Company
Constituted Group
Registered Charity
Social Enterprise
Funding Theme: 
Covid 19
Unpublish Date: 
Sunday, 4 July, 2021