We recommend you check our Applying for a Grant section first to see if you’re eligible and what our application process involves.
The Liz and Terry Bramall Foundation Fund
Up to £5,000
Leeds and Bradford
11/12/2018 at 12 noon
Provident Social Impact Fund
Leeds Community Foundation is proud to be working with Provident Financial Group in an exciting grants initiative.
As part of Provident Financial Group’s commitment to the city of Bradford, we are delighted to reopen the Provident Social Impact Fund which aims to support social inclusion. The programme will invest in activities that seek to alleviate the underlying problems that prevent social inclusion and enjoyment of a full modern life. The Fund will run for 12 months and will distribute £40,000 in grants between £1,500 to £5,000.
£1,500 – £5,000 per year for 1 year
04/01/2019 at 5pm
The Fairhurst Fund
The Fairhurst Fund was set up in 2018 and is independently managed by the Leeds Community Foundation. It supports Leeds Community Foundation’s values and vision of creating a city of opportunity for all. Grants of between £500 and £5,000 are available for organisations that seek to deliver activities which have tangible and practical outcomes, and which directly support children and young people living in Leeds to be healthy and well; to work, learn and be financially well; and to thrive and be safe.
£500 to £5,000
10/01/2019 at 12 noon
Leeds Healthy Holidays Grants
This fund will support projects that address Holiday Hunger in Leeds through promoting Healthy Holiday activities with a food component for school-aged young people.
£500 – £6,000
24/01/2019 at 12 noon
Ideas that Change Lives
The Ideas that Change Lives programme offers business guidance and financial investment to help organisations and individuals develop socially enterprising ideas.
30/01/2019 at 12 noon
The Leeds Fund: Micro Grants
Grants up to £500. Grants to support locally-based grassroots activity in communities across Leeds. You can apply as a small group (annual income under £2,500) or an individual looking to make a real difference in your area.
£100 to £500
Henry Smith Charity Fund
We are able to offer advice on applications to the Henry Smith Charity Fund but we do not accept applications directly for this Fund.
£20,000 to £180,000
Leeds, Bradford and Wakefield
Upcoming Grants ProgrammesWe manage a number of upcoming grant programmes which have yet to open or are currently closed for applications but are likely to re-open in the future.
Leeds Community Foundation, in partnership with Leeds City Council, are pleased to be offering grants to support the vital work of lunch clubs across the city.
These grants are specifically for the running costs of lunch clubs and can support new clubs as well as helping existing ones to continue delivering services.
Due to open soon
The Ann Maguire Arts Education Fund
This special fund supporting arts education has been created through donations made in memory of Ann Maguire, a school teacher from Leeds.
Funding is available for performing arts including drama, singing, instrumental music and dance.
Due to open December 2018
Time to Shine
Reducing loneliness and isolation and strengthening communities benefiting older people who are living in Leeds.
Round 10 due to open January 2019
Round 11 (final round) due to open April 2019