Your Best Friend (small grant)

Aims/priorities: Funding is intended to help young people get honest, practical information which may help to keep themselves and their friends safe from toxic relationships or get them to safety. Projects must:

  • Increase understanding about healthy, unhealthy and toxic relationships.
  • Give young people the knowledge and confidence to know how to keep their friends safe

Who can apply? Applications will be accepted from the following types of organisation in England and Wales:

Arts Council England Project Grants - Volunteering Futures

Aims/priorities: Volunteering Futures aims to encourage cross sector collaboration and working closely with other community partners to help overcome barriers to participation.

Funding is intended to create more and better volunteering opportunities for people:

  • Who experience loneliness.
  • Who experience barriers to volunteering.
  • In areas where there are fewer volunteering opportunities.

Projects should take place between 1 April 2022 and 31 March 2024.

AllChurches Trust - Emergency Grants Programme to Support Afghan Evacuees

Aims/priorities: The aim of this fund is to support Christian churches and charities helping to tackle the ongoing Afghanistan evacuee crisis. Funding will help cover costs associated with resettlement in the UK during a time when the economic and resource effects of the pandemic are still being felt. 

Funding can be used to cover costs associated with the resettlement of Afghan evacuees, including:

Arts Council England National Lottery Projects Grants

Aims/priorities: The grants programme supports a broad range of creative and cultural projects that benefit people living in England. Projects can range from directly creating and delivering creative and cultural activity to projects which have a longer term positive impact, such as organisational development, research and development and sector support and development.

The funding is for projects that are focused on one or more of the following disciplines:

Lawrence Atwell's Charity - Charities Programme

Aims/priorities: The Lawrence Atwell's Charity aims to help young people free themselves from poverty and disadvantage by heading into the job they want. In line with this aim, its Charities Programme has been established to award grants to registered charities in England and Wales for projects to support young people to move into employment or become employment ready.

Who can apply? Applications will be accepted from registered charities and non-profit organisations based in England and Wales. To be eligible, applicants must:

Clubs in Crisis Fund

Aims/priorities: The Clubs in Crisis (#ClubsInCrisis) Fund aims to support eligible grassroots sports clubs and organisations in the UK that have been impacted negatively by the coronavirus/COVID-19 pandemic, either operationally or financially. The Fund is only available to sports clubs and organisations that are working in the sport for development sector, ie those that intentionally use sport to deliver wider social outcomes, usually through third sector and voluntary, community and social enterprise bodies.