Funding Updates

 Help a Heart Grants
The British Heart Foundation want to hear from people with ideas to improve heart health across the UK. If you have an idea for a project that could make a real difference to people living with a heart condition, or those who are at high risk of heart disease, then their Help a Heart Grant could be the kick start your project needs. Help a Heart Grants are between £300 and £2,000 available for voluntary and community groups that want to make a real difference in their area.
www.bhf.org.uk/heart-health/how-we-help/funding/help-a-heart-grants.aspx

The Rank Foundation
The Rank Foundation is a grant giving charitable trust, restricted to causes within the UK approved by the Charity Commission. Their Small Appeals programme awards grants of less than £7,500.
www.rankfoundation.com/

Wanted: Young People with Big ideas
Think Big, run by O2 in partnership with UK Youth and the National Youth Agency, offers £300 grants to young people between 13-25 years old to start projects that will make a difference in their local community.
www.o2thinkbig.co.uk/

Sportsmatch
Sportsmatch makes awards to not-for-profit organisations that have secured sponsorship to deliver new community projects to grow or sustain participation in sport. Awards of between £1,000 and £100,000 can be made to match funding from no more than five sponsors, with each sponsor contributing a minimum of £1,000.
www.sportengland.org/funding/sportsmatch.aspx

All details courtesy of NAVCA (National Association for Voluntary and Community Action) www.navca.org.uk