Adults / Families
Awards for All
4th Floor, 1 Atlantic Quay, 1 Robertson Street, G2 8JB
Tel: 0870 240 2391
Amounts awarded: £500 - £10,000
Big Lottery Fund
1 Atlantic Quay, 1 Robertson Way, Glasgow G2 8JB
Tel: 0870 240 2391 - Fax: 0141 242 1401
Amounts awarded: The Investing in Ideas programme will distribute small amounts of up to £5,000, to allow communities to carry out research, feasibility studies, get professional advice and run consultative events. The other programmes have each been given a minimum guaranteed investment, but this will be flexible according to demand, so funding limits have not been set.
Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
UK Branch, 98 Portland Place, London, W1B 1ET
Tel: 020 7636 5313 - Fax: 020 7908 7580
Amounts awarded: Grants made by the Foundation rarely exceed £15,000.
Co-operative Group Community Fund
New Century House, Manchester, M60 4ES
Tel: 0161 827 5879
Amounts awarded: Although awards can range from £100 to £5,000, please be aware that due to the high number of quality applications, the average award size in 2005 was £713, with the vast majority of awards being between £100 and £500.
Lloyds TSB Foundation
Riverside House, 502 Gorgie Road, Edinburgh, EH11 3AF
Tel: 0870 902 1201 - Fax: 0870 902 1202
Amounts awarded: In 2004, the average award made via the Standard Grant Scheme was £4,599. The average award under the Organisational Review strand was £960. Organisations who have been through the Organisational Review stage can then apply for a Capacity Building Grant. The average award under the Capacity Building Programme in 2004 was £4,077.
The Nationwide Foundation
Telephone: 01793 655113
Fax: 01793 652409
Offer two grants programmes Supporting Families. The Investor Programme and the Small Grants Programme each use the same themes to help fulfil the vision of the Supporting Families programme i.e. supporting those affected by domestic violence, improving the quality of life for families with a member in prison and supportive programmes for young people who have been involved with the criminal justice system.