Suffolk Police & Crime Commissioner’s Fund – Open For Applications Now

Does your group help vulnerable people who may be or are victims of crime, or help rehabilitate offenders? Do you work with young people tackling issues such as cyber bullying or substance misuse? Suffolk Community Foundation are pleased to announce the opening of the new Suffolk Police and Crime Commissioners Fund. Grants between £250 and £20,000 are available to support the work of voluntary and … Continue reading Suffolk Police & Crime Commissioner’s Fund – Open For Applications Now

New Fund Launched by Suffolk Community Foundation

Suffolk Community Foundation have launched a brand new funding stream The Arts & Culture Fund offers grants of up to £2,000 to ensure equality of access to the benefits that arts and culture can provide to improve the lives of those most in need in Suffolk. Projects must fit into at least one of the following themes: Activities that aid the improvement of physical and … Continue reading New Fund Launched by Suffolk Community Foundation

Minding the Gap Project – Funding Young People in Long Term Unemployment

Community Action Suffolk have announced £1,660,900 of grant funding for a project providing targeted and intensive support for young people in Suffolk who are long-term unemployed or economically inactive, to gain and sustain employment and education. Community Action Suffolk is the lead partner of a partnership with eight other organisations across Suffolk who will jointly deliver the ‘Minding the Gap’ project. These are: Access Community … Continue reading Minding the Gap Project – Funding Young People in Long Term Unemployment

Funding Revitalising the Suffolk Coast – but where’s Felixstowe?

Suffolk Coastal are celebrating the accomplishments achieved through the Coastal Communities Fund Programme but Felixstowe is conspicuous by its absence. The Coastal Communities Fund (CCF) programme aims to build a more robust tourism economy in East Suffolk by developing key assets, delivering events and expanding activities to attract visitors during the shoulder and off-seasons. And Felixstowe being a major part of that – it owould … Continue reading Funding Revitalising the Suffolk Coast – but where’s Felixstowe?

Youth Activities Funding For Suffolk Groups Now Available

Are you involved in youth work in Suffolk? Do you need a boost to your funding? There are a number of youth service providers in the region and with Level 2 in Felixstowe celebrating 15 years of activity with an open afternoon on Sat 11th February many who have been providing support for some time can get overlooked in the apportioning of grants. But there … Continue reading Youth Activities Funding For Suffolk Groups Now Available

Winter Fuel Appeal On Target

Over 600 Suffolk people have so far donated all or part of their government winter fuel payment to this year’s Surviving Winter appeal administrated by Suffolk Community Foundation. The fundraising total now stands at an amazing £95,000 with a further £25,000 still to be raised to reach the target of £120,000. Financial support has already been distributed via their brand new partnership with the teams … Continue reading Winter Fuel Appeal On Target

Time to Nominate for The High Sherriff Awards

Do you know an individual or group working in the voluntary sector that deserves recognition? Suffolk Community Foundation has, for a number of years, partnered with the High Sheriff of Suffolk to produce an annual award ceremony and grants programme and time is running out to nominate for The High Sherriff Awards. There has never been a more important time to celebrate the voluntary contributions people … Continue reading Time to Nominate for The High Sherriff Awards

New Grant Programme Launched by Suffolk Coastal

Suffolk Coastal District Council has announced the launch of a new grant programme replacing their previous Capital and Revenue funding scheme – and is inviting organisations to apply. The Enabling Communities Exemplar Programme is looking to assist community initiatives with grant funding to deliver new ‘flagship’ projects that will have a significant impact on communities and tackle need in a sustainable way. Voluntary and community … Continue reading New Grant Programme Launched by Suffolk Coastal

Suffolk Community Foundation – Funds About To Close

If you are looking for funding for your group or society – Suffolk Community Foundation have a list of funds that are about to reach their closing date: Centenary Fund The fund is open to Anglican organisations for grants of between £200 and £2,000 to support community based projects. All projects must be based within the Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich. The closing date … Continue reading Suffolk Community Foundation – Funds About To Close

New Funding Stream Launced For Youth Holiday Activities

East Suffolk Youth Priority Action Group (ESYPAG) has now launched the second round of funding for their youth holiday activities programme.  The aim of the programme is to improve the variety of opportunities available to young people aged between school years 7 – 13 (ages 11-18 years) in east Suffolk, with the ESP providing £50,000 in funding to support the initiative over the next two … Continue reading New Funding Stream Launced For Youth Holiday Activities