Aims/priorities: The Poundland Foundation are a grant-making charity, supporting both national charity partners and smaller organisations across the UK. They have pledged to distribute over £3m in donations over the next two years.
The first round of funding is called ‘Kits-for-Kids’, and aims to help as many children as possible to be active and enjoy sports by providing them with the right equipment to do so.
Who can apply? Grants are available for local charities and community organisations across the UK.
The first round of funding is aimed at local sports clubs or organisations working with children, who are looking for support for their team.
Applying organisations must have child protection and safeguarding policies that can be evidenced in their application.
Grant amount: In the first round of funding, grants of up to £750 will be available to charities as part of the ‘Kits-for-Kids’ scheme. There are 250 grants available.
Application process: Applicants are advised to first register their interest in applying by emailing the Poundland Foundation.
Deadline: The first application window is open from 1 June 2021. There is no deadline specified.
Contact Information: Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Website address: https://poundlandfoundation.org.uk/apply-for-support/