City Health Care Partnership – Grants for Health and Wellbeing Projects

The CHCP Foundation’s objective is to promote and support health and wellbeing within the communities in which the City Health Care Partnership (CHCP) delivers services by innovating, inspiring, involving and investing in its staff, services and the community. The...

The Henry Smith Charity

Schools, youth groups, not for profit organisations and charities have until the 2nd July 2019 to apply for grants of £500 to £2,500 to support recreational trips or holidays within the UK between the 1st July and 31st August 2019 for groups of children experiencing...

Lyndale Cancer Support Centre Volunteer Fundraiser Required

Lyndale supports people affected by cancer, together with their family and friends.

Lyndale now require a volunteer fundraiser, one day per week, to assist in making applications to grant making bodies and foundations. Bid writing experience is beneficial.

Voices From The Frontline

Voices From The Frontline supports women’s organisations to shine a light on their fight for gender equality in the UK.

The fourth round of the grants programme opens for applications on Friday 8 March and the deadline for applications is Tuesday 14 May.


LCVS administers the Charity and the fund supports registered charities from within Lancashire, Greater Manchester and Merseyside, particularly favouring:

Equipment for organisations supporting the elderly and people with disability and for youth groups,
Holidays for disadvantaged children and carers

Opportunity for £,2,500 Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme (GBVS)

The Nationwide Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme (or GBVS) is part of a government plan to get more businesses connected to full fibre broadband and it will provide vouchers worth £2,500 to enable small businesses to connect to the service that have 249 employees or less.

Arts Council England’s Creative People and Places

Knowsley has an opportunity to apply for significant funding for a major new arts programme to take place across Knowsley over the next 4 years.

Arts Council England’s Creative People and Places funding offers significant arts investment to the areas across England which have the lowest arts participation. One of the main aims of this funding is to enable communities to have a say in arts commissioning for their neighbourhoods.

School For Social Entrepreneurs

Applications are now open for SSE’s biggest UK programme: the Lloyds Bank and Bank of Scotland Social Entrepreneurs Programme, in partnership with School for Social Entrepreneurs (SSE), supported by the National Lottery Community Fund.

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation Youth Fund

The Paul Hamlyn Foundation Youth Fund has grants of between £10,000 and £60,000 available to not-for-profit organisations that work with vulnerable young people and that have the potential to widen their impact.

The Foundation wants to fund organisations whose main purpose is about helping those in the most precarious positions, where making the transition to adult independence is most challenging, and those who are most vulnerable.

The Allen Lane Foundation

The Allen Lane Foundation has announced a new Social Cohesion Programme, established to provide support to local communities.

Tesco Community Grants

Groundwork are supporting Tesco on three local community grant schemes, where the money raised from plastic carrier bag sales is being used to fund thousands of local projects in communities right across the UK. Projects that bring benefit to their community will get the green light – these range from improving community buildings and outdoor spaces to buying new equipment, training coaches or volunteers, and hosting community events.

KCVS – Annual General Meeting

Our Annual General Meeting (AGM) will take place at 2.00pm on Thursday 21st March 2019 at Fusion 21, 2 Kings Business Park, Puma Court, Knowsley, L34 1PJ.

Celebrating 20 years of giving

This year, the Community Foundation for Merseyside is celebrating 20 years of giving.
Since 1999 we have been helping our donors achieve their strategic charitable giving by supporting local causes that matter to them, where there is most need and where it will have greatest impact. This year will be a year of thanks and celebration for what has been achieved so far. But more importantly it is about the future and how continue to make a difference to the lives of others.

Small Enterprise Grant, Care and Support for Adults

The aim of this grant fund is to assist social enterprises, charities and community groups (“organisation”) to:-
• increase independence
• contribute to the local economic growth and social value
• improve community resilience
• contribute to greater community collaboration and cohesion

Fred Curran Trust Fund

The Fred Curran Trust aims to improve the lives of people with disabilities in Knowsley. It wishes to fund projects delivered by charities, community groups and social enterprises that offer sporting opportunities to improve skills and help beneficiaries to become more active.

Women First Fund

Women First Fund  are inviting applications for projects that demonstrate good practice in achieving outcomes for women on low incomes by building their skills, confidence and aspirations to enable them to enter into employment. The fund is open to charities, social...

Thrive Access to Employment

Thrive Access to Employment An accelerator for ambitious social ventures wanting to scale their impact Expressions of interest are now open for year 2 of ‘Thrive – Access to Employment’, an accelerator programme which provides intensive support to social ventures...

The John Paul Project – Support Veteran Wellbeing

The John Paul Project is a charitable service which aims to improve the emotional wellbeing of veterans and their families across the Liverpool City Region through targeted psychological therapies and support programmes. The services at the John Paul strive to address...

Free Second Hand Furniture Items

Go Green Social Responsibility would very much like to support you, there is a large number of second hand furniture items and small electrical items which we are keen to donate to local community groups and charities free of charge. 581704 Desk 581711 Desk 581703...

Daneway Foundation

Background Information: We are pleased to announce the launch of a new round of the Daneway Foundation, which is a fund administered and managed by the Community Foundation for Merseyside. What is the focus of the fund: The Daneway Foundation aims to improve the lives...