Each year Loughborough University sets aside a budget for its Community Donations Fund to provide financial support to community groups and organisations across Charnwood.
|Fund||Amount available||Maximum bid||Fund available to|
|Open Fund||£10,000 allocated - £5,000 each in Autumn and Spring Term||£750||Community groups and organisations across Charnwood|
|Inside Out Fund||£5,000 allocated in Spring Term||£500||Available to staff involved in community groups and organisations across Charnwood|
|Special Projects Fund||£15,000 allocated per year - bids between £5,000 and £15,000 will be considered||£15,000||Community groups and organisations across Charnwood. Projects must be specific and meet a clearly identified need|
PDF Documents containing further information, guidance notes and details of the application process are available to download by clicking on the name of the fund.
The timetable for the 2016/2017 programme is below. Please note that additional fund information will be added once dates and bid details are confirmed.
|Term||Fund||Bids open||Bids deadline|
|Autumn||Open Fund||Wednesday 12 October||Monday 7 November|
|Spring||Inside Out Fund||Tuesday 31 January||Monday 13 February|
|Spring||Special Projects Fund||Wednesday 8 February||Monday 6 March|
Please complete the Donations Fund Application Form to apply for funding.
Information on the projects supported through the Community Donations Fund to date is available to download here.
Seeking alternative sources of funding?
Community groups seeking further advice or guidance regarding other grants available may like to contact Voluntary Action LeicesterShire.
Helpline on 0116 257 5050