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Grants of up to £30,000 Available to Support Disadvantaged and Neglected Children

Posted: Mon, 03 Jun 2019 16:46

Grants of up to £30,000 Available to Support Disadvantaged and Neglected Children

Not for profit organisations such as schools; registered charities; voluntary organisations; churches; and community interest groups; etc. can apply for grants of up to £10,000 per year for up to 3 years for projects that help children and young people overcome the effects of illness, distress, abuse or neglect; disability; behavioural or psychological difficulties; and poverty and deprivation.

Projects supported in the past include:

  • A Junior School which received a grant of £9,760 to provide after school sailing sessions to disadvantage children aged 7-11;
  • A Special School which received a grant of £6,000 to provide lunchtime horse riding sessions for children with disabilities; and
  • A Primary School which received a grant of £10,000 to deliver a series of holiday activities for young people.

Other not for profit organisations such as community groups and charities can also apply.

The closing date for applications is 2nd September 2019.

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