Funding and Grants

Southampton Voluntary Services is committed to helping charities, groups and organisations within the City's voluntary sector to acquire the funding and support needed to continue their work. Below is a list of the current funding opportunities, news and updates in Southampton.

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Funding News and Updates

Upcoming deadlines: Comic Relief Core Strength and NatWest Skills & Opportunities Fund

Southampton City Council sent the following update: Here’s a new fund just opened and an update on one listed in the September funding bulletin. Comic Relief Core Strength – Local Communities: Deadline: 29 September 2017 Who can apply? Not-for-profit groups How much? Between £1,000 and £10,000 What for? The aim is to provide funding

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Funding Bulletin – September 2017

Southampton City Council have released their monthly funding bulletin – there are lots of funds to choose from this month, hopefully you’ll find the funding you’re looking for.  If you are successful in receiving funding from a funder you saw on our bulletin don’t forget to tell us about it. Click here to download the

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Funding Newsletter from Directory of Social Change

Are you looking for funding from trusts?  The Guide to Major Trusts 2017/18 contains details of the 1,000 largest grant-makers in the UK, awarding £5.62 billion each year.  Read more. Trust Fundraising outlines the strategies you can take, depending on the type of trust you are approaching, hugely improving your chance of success. Read more.

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Directory of Social Change

Our four best-selling funding websites are used by over 3,000 subscribers. We have a team of seven researchers updating information on 4,500 trusts and foundations, 585 companies, and £2.3 billion worth of government schemes. That’s a lot of figures to think about. So here’s the most important fact: a subscription costs just over £1 a

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August Funding Bulletin

Southampton City Council have released their August Funding Bulletin a little early this month as it’s a bumper issue with lots of deadlines in August and September so you may need the extra week to get through it all! Training at SVS Please click here to find out about Major Donor Fundraising training being held

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SO18 Big Local Grants – Receive up to £5000!

SO18 Big Local offer Small Grants in order to: Increase the capacity and resilience of existing voluntary organisations Maintain existing services provided through voluntary organisations which would otherwise withdraw outreach from the SO18 Big Local area Support the establishment of new voluntary organisations to help people identify their problems and their own local solutions …

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Skipton Building Society Grassroots Giving

Please find information below on a small grant for community groups.  Please note this fund is not open to registered charities.  Please see the funder’s website or contact them directly for further information. Skipton Building Society Grassroots Giving: Deadline: 31 July 2017 Who can apply? Small community groups The grant is NOT open to

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