Stage 2: Aims

Our current grant-making is focused on supporting communities in need.

Our funding is within the geographic areas identified on this map
- Westminster, 
- Cheshire West and Chester, 
- North West Rural Lancashire (near the Forest of Bowland) and 
- North West Sutherland.  

All funding must meet the criteria:
- ‘Supporting Communities in Need’ or ‘Vulnerable Groups’ and
- ‘Building Resilience’ or ‘Crisis Intervention.

If your application does not meet these criteria, please do not apply.  


  • Grants are available for one-off requests of up to £5,000
  • Appeals are reviewed and decided on by our Grants Panel, which meets approximately every ten weeks