The Community Foundation for Calderdale have partnered with the Henry Smith Charity to deliver a meet the funders workshop, the aim of the event is to showcase grants available to local groups, identify what the funders are looking for from applicants and information on new initiatives from Henry Smith.
Grants and criteria for funding are:
Improving Lives: Grants for small and medium-sized organisations in the UK to support projects and the running costs of organisations. £20k – £60k per year 1-3 years.
Qualifying criteria – organisation size: £50k – £2m (in exceptional circumstances up to £5m)
Funding covers: Running costs, salaries and projects
Strengthening Communities: Grants for small community-based organisations working in the most deprived areas of the UK. £20k – £60k per year 1-3 years.
Qualifying criteria – organisation size: £20k – £500k, must be within the 10% most deprived areas
Funding covers: Running costs which may include salaries, project costs, and small capital costs needed to support the work
Organisation type: Community-led charities and not for profit organisations