Published date: 
Monday, 27th September 2021

What is #BeeWell

#BeeWell is an initiative in Greater Manchester that aims to make the wellbeing of young people everybody’s business. Co-created with young people, the #BeeWell wellbeing survey will be rolled out across secondary schools from Autumn 2021 onwards to understand young people’s wellbeing. #Beewell will support schools to improve pupil wellbeing and mobilise a coalition of actors to drive positive change in our communities.

Loneliness Engagement Fund

Aims/priorities: The objective of the Fund is to reach the groups in England most affected by loneliness during COVID-19 with communications and engagement activity that will help reduce feelings of stigma and encourage people to take steps to help themselves and others. 

Funding is for organisations to continue, adapt or expand existing activity that reaches groups at a higher risk of loneliness and supports the government’s loneliness objectives.

It can be used for:

Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust - Sustainable Future Programme

Aims/priorities: The overall focus of the Sustainable Future Programme is on developing and promoting sustainable, low-carbon alternatives to the current consumerist and growth-based paradigm. 

The overall focus of the Fund is on developing and promoting sustainable, low-carbon alternatives to the current consumerist and growth-based paradigm. Funding is available for work in the following areas:

Better economics - the Trust will fund work that:

KFC Foundation Community Grants Programme

Aims/priorities: The KFC Foundation provides grants to support grassroots organisations in the communities where KFC’s restaurants are located. The Foundation works with organisations who are empowering young people in the UK to fulfil their potential by providing safe social spaces, mentoring or work, and social skills.

The Foundation aims to fund work that helps young people create firm foundations, by addressing their needs through early intervention.

The funding is intended for projects and activities which:

Bernard Sunley Foundation

Aims/priorities: The aim of the foundation is to help raise the quality of life in England and Wales, particularly for the young, disadvantaged and older people. 

The funding is for one-off capital projects (not running costs) such as new buildings, major refurbishments, transport and equipment. Rented premises are expected to have a lease of at least 10 years. Applications for transport should be for new, not used, vehicles. Applications for equipment should be for single, high cost (£5,000 and over), durable items.