Funding Opportunities Bulletin

The Gloucestershire Alliance produces the Funding Opportunities Bulletin on behalf of Gloucestershire County Council.

The bulletin provides information on key funding opportunities available in Gloucestershire. This list is not exhaustive and is updated regularly. You can see the latest version here.

Funding Opportunities Bulletin – Issue 189 September 2017

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Comic Relief Local Communities – Core Strength

Purpose: This grant programme is responding to the growing need of small locally led groups to cover their day to day costs. The aim is to provide funding for groups’ core costs – meaning expenditure that is not connected to delivering projects but focusing on investing in the organisation as a whole, such as basic running costs.  It is administered locally by the Gloucestershire Community Foundation.

Who can apply: Local community organisations

Funding: £1,000 to £5,000

Deadline: 12pm on 30 October 2017

Further information: