Funding opportunities relating to children and young people, the environment and animal welfare, and sport, particularly para sport.
Environmental mews round-up covering recycling and green energy in Cornwall, funding sources, global climate change news and where you can get free trees to plant.
Make your donations make more – Charities participating in The Big Give Christmas Challenge this year – and how to get involved next year.
CRCC has grants closing soon for health and wellbeing projects – get your skates on!
December is all about Christmas, if you ask retailers, but there are other commemorations and fundraising occasions during the month, as well as celebrations for other religions.
Cornwall Women’s Fund is launching, to celebrate philanthropy, and empower and support women, girls and families across Cornwall.
Funding currently available for creating or refurbishing ‘pocket parks’, heritage buildings, Safer Cornwall priority projects, and for families in need who work in textiles and fashion.
A new trust has launched to co-ordinate fundraising and collaborate to provide relief in the event of disasters such as Grenfell. Find out more about the National Emergencies Trust.
£12m announced for youth projects including into the Youth Accelerator Fund and #iwill Fund for social action.
Useful information about ESF funding, including some bragging about local projects!
Download the Cornwall Christmas Charity catalogue here, and give a gift to a good cause, rather than a scarf that will never be worn! 20 charities represented, across the County.
Funding opportunities for community safety, tackling poverty, healthy ageing, road safety, working with marginalised and excluded groups, and disadvantaged and disabled children.
New report ‘How funders can do more to support the resilience of small charities’ from the Charities Aid Foundation, also looking at what charities can do.
Funding opportunities – Scillies only, Music for all, conservation, community support, children’s and medical charities and small, isolated rural communities
Apps for children’s online wellbeing, and co-ordinating family carers, plus facebook and text fundraising, a new experiences raffle website, and wellbeing for charity comms staff.
Funding opportunities with no dates, or distant dates – the new Comic Relief Community Fund and others with broad remits, and specifically around learning disabilities, and community spaces.
Funding sources that have application deadlines coming up soon – around improving physical health, heritage preservation, renewable energy and housing.
Christmas isn’t that far away – sorry! Find out how you can maximise this peak time for fundraising, plus a printer that specialises in charity Christmas cards and calendars.
The People’s Postcode Lottery’s new Dream Fund is open for applications working in partnership to deliver ‘dream projects’ over 3 years.
A selection of grants are currently available via CRCC, including for carers, mental health, Together for Families and dementia / memory cafes.