Latest funding

Funding

Finding funding to cover running costs, and the costs of the projects they deliver, is often the biggest challenges most charities and social enterprises face. KCSC’s free-to-access advice, guidance and training services are here to help organisations working in Kensington and Chelsea to research local needs, create project plans, identify appropriate funding, write a strong funding application, and grow relationships with funders.

If you would like support with securing funding contact KCSC’s organisational development team on support@kcsc.org.uk. You can also find a list of funds that are currently open for applications below.

  • Deadline: Friday, 30 September 2022 (All day)
    Posted: Fri 19/08/2022

    Grants of up to £10,000 per-year are available, with awards for three years open to consideration, to registered charities in England and Wales for projects to support NEET young people to move into employment or become employment ready.

  • Deadline: Monday, 19 September 2022 - 11:59pm
    Posted: Fri 19/08/2022

    Grants are available to organisations undertaking media literacy activity projects in England that tackle a range of media literacy challenges.

    Bids will be accepted for projects that either:

  • Posted: Fri 19/08/2022

    Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
    Grants of £100,000 to £4 million are available to local not-for-profit groups for projects which expand access to quality and affordable travel equipment and journeys, and ensure disabled people have the same opportunities to make decisions about how they travel in the UK.

  • Deadline: Monday, 19 September 2022 (All day)
    Posted: Thu 18/08/2022

    A programme offering a tailored support package, worth up to £20,000 over a 12-month period, for community businesses.

  • Posted: Wed 17/08/2022

    Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
    Grants of up to £10,500 are available for voluntary organisations who do not currently offer the Duke of Edinburgh Award to create more opportunities for marginalised young people (14 to 24 years) to access the Award.

  • Deadline: Friday, 23 September 2022 (All day)
    Posted: Tue 09/08/2022

    Grants are available to UK charitable organisations for projects to improve people's digital confidence, knowledge and skills, enabling them to access financial services and to make more informed decisions about money.

  • Deadline: Monday, 12 September 2022 - 10:00am
    Posted: Tue 09/08/2022

    Grants of up to £5,000 are available over one year to smaller community groups, charities and social enterprises who may not have applied for a grant or run a community project before.

  • Deadline: Monday, 12 September 2022 - 10:00am
    Posted: Tue 09/08/2022

    Grants of up to £10,000 are available over three years to community groups and organisations, to create projects that allow all communities across London to enjoy the benefits of walking and cycling.

  • Deadline: Friday, 30 September 2022 (All day)
    Posted: Thu 04/08/2022

    Grants are available to local not-for-profit groups in North-West London for projects which improve mental health outcomes and contribute to reduced suicide rates.

  • Deadline: Friday, 4 November 2022 (All day)
    Posted: Thu 04/08/2022

    Grants of up to £1000 are available for not-for-profit organisations and community groups in the UK who can raise their initial funding through a crowdfunding campaign to support projects that create a better environment or a more sustainable local community.

  • Deadline: Friday, 16 December 2022 (All day)
    Posted: Thu 28/07/2022

    Grants of up to £10,000 are available to protect, promote and plant trees in local communities in the UK.

  • Deadline: Monday, 3 October 2022 - 5:00pm
    Posted: Thu 28/07/2022

    Small and large grants are available to local not-for-profit groups across London for projects which promote inclusivity and social justice and strengthen capacity in the disability sector.

Help build your organisation

Building your organisation takes time, commitment and energy. We can help with all aspects of seing up and running a voluntary or community organisation as well as advice on business planning, governance, fundraising, policies, evaluation and demonstrating impact to help your organisation to develop.

 

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Identify the support you need

We can help you identify the support your organisation needs, so that you have the appropriate skills, knowledge and resources in place. KCSC provides tailor-made organisational development support for voluntary and community organisations operating in the borough of Kensington and Chelsea.

 

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Training your staff

We understand people are important. That is why we also offer useful advice on training your staff through a training and development programme. The aim of the programme is to develop knowledge and skills in the local sector.

 

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