This page highlights the relevant funding available to North Tyneside voluntary and community organisations. Read here for information on funding specifically in response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

National Lottery Community Fund: Partnerships

This programme offers a larger amount of funding (up to £10k for up to five years) for organisations that work together with a shared set…

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Paul & Nick Harvey Fund

This £500,000 fund is to support the delivery of music with people living with dementia. Applications are open to organisations aiming to either sustain their…

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VocTech Seed 2021

Grants of £15k to £50k are available for early-stage projects (lasting three to 12 months) that use digital technology in vocational learning. This call will…

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Community Foundation: The 1989 Willan Charitable Trust

The fund supports charities whose activities benefit residents, with priority being given to those working to ease social deprivation and/or enrich the fabric of the…

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Foyle Foundation – Small Grants

Grants of £1,000 to £10,000 are available for charities (turnover less than £150k) working in any field that can show financial stability, to cover core…

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CRASH

CRASH assists homelessness charities and hospices with their construction projects by sourcing on their behalf pro-bono or discounted professional expertise and materials. It can also…

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Leche Trust

The trust offers grants of up to £5,000 in two areas: performing arts and conservation. For performing arts, the priorities are excellence in professional performance,…

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Hospital of God

The trust has re-opened its normal grant process. Funding of up to £3,000 is available for projects that enhance the ability of individuals or the…

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Here to help: Co-op Member Pioneers

As part of their longstanding commitment to supporting the local community, the Co-op has recruited hundreds of “Member Pioneers” across the country, who are tasked…

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Support available from local students

Gateshead College’s business, games and digital technology students are seeking placements within the region to bring fresh thinking and ideas to the VCSE sector. These…

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Ironmongers Company

The Ironmongers’ Company wishes to support projects that provide opportunities for disadvantaged children and young people (under the age of 25) to fulfil their potential,…

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Justice Together

Justice Together is a new funder collaboration initiative aiming to create a fairer and more accessible UK immigration system. Applications are now open for organisations…

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Carbon Emissions Reduction Fund

Energy regulator Ofgem has launched this new fund to support initiatives that reduce the climate change impact associated with energy use. The fund awards grants…

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National Lottery Community Fund re-opens

The National Lottery Community Fund’s regular funding programmes for organisations in England have re-opened for applications. National Lottery Awards for All:  £300 to £10,000, for up…

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The True Colours Trust – UK Small Grants programme

Designed for: disabled children and young people children and young people with life-limiting conditions and their families Up to £10K for projects or equipment Decision within…

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Curtin PARP Fund

The Curtin PARP Fund supports individuals in Tyne and Wear and Northumberland to realise their potential. The fund particularly prioritises support for carers of all…

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North of Tyne Community Led Local Funding

North of Tyne Community Led Local Development (NT CLLD) is a locally managed funding programme that targets selected areas in Newcastle upon Tyne & Wallsend…

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Community Foundation: REEDS Grassroots Fund

The fund supports projects in Tyne and Wear and Northumberland that aim to improve the life chances of disadvantaged communities. Grants of up to £3,000…

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Community Foundation: Local Environmental Action Fund (LEAF)

The LEAF Endowment Fund exists to help people to deliver projects that address and/or raise awareness of environmental issues in Tyne and Wear and Northumberland.…

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The Brian Roycroft Fund

The Brian Roycroft Fund supports care leavers aged 18 to 25 living in Tyne & Wear and Northumberland to achieve their aspirations. Grants of up…

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The Wellesley Trust Fund

The Fund supports organisations working with young people in Northumberland, Tyne & Wear and County Durham, including Darlington, and applications are welcomed as follows.    In this round,…

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Virgin Money Foundation Community Anchors’ Fund (Grant – North East)

The Virgin Money Foundation has reopened its Community Anchors’ Fund. Community Anchors are those vital, go-to community organisations working within a local neighbourhood. During this…

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North Tyneside CCG VCS grant scheme update

In June 2019 North Tyneside Clinical Commissioning Group launched a new grant scheme in recognition of the important role that voluntary and community sector organisations…

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Paul Hamlyn Foundation

Since the foundation paused new applications in April, it has been working hard focusing its effort and resources to ensure grantees and the communities they…

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Allchurches Trust: Methodist Grants Programme

Grants of up to £60k are available for methodist churches to run building development projects that focus on church growth (both numerically and spiritually), community…

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Thomas Wall Trust

Grants of up to £5k are available for specific projects or core activities that support literacy, numeracy, digital and additional skills for learning that are…

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Concertina

The trust makes grants of up to £250 to charities that provide musical activities for elderly communities in need. Concertina tries where possible to support…

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Sea-Changers Main Grants Programme

Funding of £500 to £1200 is available for projects working to: Address the root causes of marine conservation threats and challenges in the UK Prevent…

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A B Charitable Trust

Grants (Usually £10,000 – £20,000) are available for charities concerned with justice for marginalised groups. Applications are welcomed in the following priority areas: Migrants, refugees…

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The Brian Roycroft Fund

The Brian Roycroft Fund supports care leavers aged 16 – 25 living in Tyne & Wear and Northumberland to achieve their aspirations. Grants will help young…

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Isla Foundation: Immediate Impact Grants

Grants of £300 to £2,000 will fund a wide range of small-scale, short-term projects aimed at creating positive changes in people’s lives and in their…

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One Stop Community Partnership Programme

Groundwork is working with One Stop stores to administer this programme, which is designed to support groups working to tackle food poverty or support the…

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Marsh Christian Trust

Unrestricted grants of £300 to £2,000 are available to help small organisations pay for various running costs, including volunteer expenses, training days, equipment maintenance and…

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Aviva Community Fund

Grants of up to £50k are available for small charities (income less than £1m) with forward-thinking ideas. Every three months, £250,000 will be shared equally…

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Heritage Compass Business Support Programme

Heritage Compass is a business support programme, funded by the National Lottery Heritage Fund, which aims to grow resilience and invigorate the heritage sector across…

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Esmée Fairbairn Foundation

Responding to some of the challenges of today, including climate change and the impact of Covid-19 on existing inequalities, the foundation has launched a new…

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Karbon Homes – Community Investment Fund

Grants of up to £10k are available to support projects that make a real difference to people’s lives and wellbeing within the communities in which…

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B&Q Foundation

B&Q has set up a new foundation, with grants of up to £5k for charities supporting people experiencing poor quality housing and homelessness, or looking…

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Trusthouse Charitable Foundation

Small Grants Programme: single year grants between £2,000 and £10,000 for core costs, salaries, running and project costs.  Open to any charitable organisation in the UK…

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Ballinger Charitable Trust update September 2020

Please note that we are not accepting online applications at this time. This pause is now likely to remain in place until March 2021, and…

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