*Our application forms can now be completed online. If you need a hardcopy of the form, please call us on 01473 602602*
Transforming Suffolk Community Fund
Grants of up to £5,000 for Suffolk's voluntary and community groups, including social enterprise companies and community interest companies, so that they may deliver projects into Suffolk that work towards delivering the Suffolk Community Strategy 2008-2028.
Grants of up to £2,000 to charitable, voluntary and community groups addressing the needs of residents in Ipswich and Felixstowe and the surrounding villages.
Working Together Awards
If you have carried out a project in the last twelve months and the project has shown some excellent or outstanding outcomes you can apply for an Award from this Fund. Awards are either £10,000 or £5,000.
Suffolk Disability Care Fund
Grants of up to £1,000 to purchase daily living equipment to improve the quality of life for people with disabilities who live in Suffolk. Applications for grant funding can only be made by a professional, such as a social worker, occupational therapist or health visitor on behalf of the beneficiary - grants will only be payable to third parties, such as a shop, in order to purchase a much needed item.
Suffolk Fund (and other private funds)
Grants of up to £2,000 for charitable, voluntary and community groups that are addressing Suffolk's priority needs. The Suffolk Fund also includes Marriot Motor Group Fund, Baker Tilly Fund, AXA Insurance Fund, Shadwell Fund and Ipswich Building Society Charitable Foundation.
Small Grants Fund
Small grants of up to £900 for Suffolk's charitable, voluntary and community groups that are addressing the county's priority needs.
Safer Suffolk Foundation
Grants of up to £2,000 for charitable community organisations throughout Suffolk who are working to improve community safety, crime prevention and citizenship.
Creating the Greenest County Fund
Grants of up to £25,000 for voluntary and community groups who wish to deliver community based carbon reduction projects that are 'visionary' and forward thinking in line with the Greenest County mission.
Please call Sue Wright on 01473 786917 if you are interested in applying to this fund to discuss your project.
The Henry Smith Charity
Please contact our Grants Officer Julie Rose on 01473 786912 for more details of this fund.
Transforming Suffolk Loan Fund
Loans of between £5,000 and £50,000 are available for Suffolk social enterprises and charities that can benefit Suffolk people in one or more of the following areas: providing compassion in crisis, improving health and wellbeing, supporting children and young people, delivering help and care at home, creating thriving communities.
Please call Sue Wright on 01473 786917 to discuss your potential loan request.
Ridgeons Community Fund
Grants of between £250 and £750 to support small, local voluntary and community groups and organisations undertaking charitable work. The focus for the Fund is on projects aimed at improving health, and those working with children, young people and families. Groups are eligible to apply if they are based within a 10 miles radius of the Ridgeons branches in Suffolk.
Please contact Julie Rose on 01473 786912 for more details of this fund.
Stour Valley Environmental Fund
The Dedham Vale Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) and Stour Valley Project has established the Stour Valley Environment Fund (SVEF) to support voluntary and community organisations working to enhance community life and the environment in the Stour Valley area, on both the Essex and Suffolk sides of the river Stour.
Grants from this fund are distributed by Essex Community Foundation. For more information or to apply for a grant, please visit their website here.
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