Latest funding


  • Deadline: Friday, 30 October 2020 (All day)
    Posted: Fri 02/10/2020

    Grants of up to £10,000 are available for Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) led voluntary, community and social enterprise (VCSE) sector organisations to help them support their communities during and beyond the coronavirus/COVID-19 crisis, building wellbeing, resilience, and capacity.

  • Posted: Fri 25/09/2020

    The Volant Trust accepts applications from charities in the UK and internationally that demonstrate a strong focus on alleviating social deprivation and helping vulnerable groups who have been particularly impacted by the Covid-19 pandemic. Applications for medical equipment and the production or distribution of PPE will also be considered.

  • Deadline: Tuesday, 13 October 2020 - 5:00pm
    Posted: Fri 25/09/2020

    Grants of up to £50,000 are available to voluntary and community organisations set up or run by leaders with first-hand experience of a social issue to ensure lived experience plays a key role in shaping how communities across the UK move towards recovery and renewal after the impact of COVID-19.

  • Deadline: Thursday, 15 October 2020 - 5:00pm
    Posted: Fri 18/09/2020

    Funds are avaliable for Projects to help address the digital divide in response to Coronavirus. This Call seeks to address two of the main ‘access’ issues associated with digital exclusion.

  • Posted: Thu 17/09/2020

    This programme offers a larger amount of funding (over £10,000) for organisations that work together with a shared set of goals to help their community thrive – whether that’s a community living in the same area, or people with similar interests or life experiences.

  • Deadline: Monday, 5 October 2020 - 5:00pm
    Posted: Fri 11/09/2020

    Grants of up to £25,000 available for grassroots Disabled People's Organisations (DPOs) across the UK to respond to the coronavirus/COVID-19 needs of local disabled people.

    This fund aims to support DPOs to meet the needs of local disabled people.

    The funding is for COVID-19 related work in the following broad three areas:

  • Deadline: Wednesday, 30 September 2020 - 5:00pm
    Posted: Fri 11/09/2020

    Grants of up to £15,000 are available for organisations to support LGBTQ+ communities through the impacts of the COVID-19 crisis and beyond. The Fund is for LGBTQ+ community-led organisations and groups to support their vital role in supporting LGBTQ+ communities through the coronavirus pandemic and beyond. Five regional panels will assess and allocate the funds.

  • Posted: Fri 04/09/2020

    The Government’s Kickstart Scheme is a £2 billion fund designed to create hundreds of thousands of high quality six-month work placements for those aged 16 to 24 who are on Universal Credit and are deemed to be at risk of long term unemployment.

  • Deadline: Friday, 25 September 2020 - 5:00pm
    Posted: Sun 30/08/2020

    Grants will be available between £2,000 and £10,000 to support projects that use sport and physical activity to address increased levels of loneliness and social isolation that have spiked during COVID-19 due to prolonged lockdown and social distancing measures.   

    Priority will be given to:  

  • Posted: Sun 30/08/2020

    Grants of up to £2,500 are available  for one-off events and short-term projects such as cultural and celebration events, school holiday activities, workshops, sports sessions, and equipment for your group.

  • Posted: Thu 27/08/2020

    Small grants of between £100-£1,000 are available to small charities who are temporarily struggling but otherwise viable.  

  • Deadline: Friday, 30 October 2020 - 12:00pm
    Posted: Thu 27/08/2020

    Grants of between £200,000 and £510,000 are available to run projects that improve outcomes for mothers and babies in deprived areas or from BAME backgrounds from preconception to up to 2-and-a-half years of age.

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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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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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