As part of our commitment to ‘support people who support communities’ throughout Northumberland we are pleased to add this funding section onto our website.
The information is provided so readers can conduct their own research & make applications where appropriate.
(NCDN is not a funding provider)
Listed below are various funders as well as support & advice organisations, the links will connect to external sites & NCDN is not responsible for the content of those.
We will update this list periodically (last updated 13/12/14) * updates may be placed anywhere within the section, so they fall into similar groups e.g sport , shops etc
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Northumberland County Council.
Northumberland funding portal – Free for County organisations
Parish & Town Councils
Funding in the North East
Community Action Northumberland
Community sports clubs – HMRC Advice
Funding for sport.
Torch Trophy Sport trust
The FA Funding section
Falcons Rugby Community support
Asset transfer unit
Fields in trust
Northumberland Clubs for Young People
Learning Legacy fund
Northumbria Police PCC
North Blyth Biomass
Coal Fields regeneration fund
Rural Community Energy fund
Community Development Foundation
Northern Rock Foundation
Lloyds TSB Foundation
Barclays Bank Foundation
O2 Think big
O2 Starter trader offer.
Newsquest Gannett Foundation
Yapp Charitable Trust
Sir James Knott Fund
Joseph Rowntree Charitable Trust.
Alec Dickson Trust
Austin and Hope Pilkington Trust
Bernard Sunley Foundation
Trusthouse Charitable Foundation
Henry Smith Charity
Peter Harrison Foundation
Baily Thomas Fund
Starbucks Youth action
Age UK (Support)
Higher Education grants
Peoples Health trust
Coastal Communities Fund
Post Code lottery
Land fill communities fund.
Marks & spencer
B & Q
BBC Children in need.
In Kind direct
Moto in the Community
Steven Gerrard Foundation
Weston Charity awards
Cash for Clubs
Cash Back Club
Galaxy hot chocolate
Giving a bit
Top Cash back
Healthy Heart foundation
Lets Colour Dulux scheme
Central Social & resources trust
Social incubator fund – ( Business support)
Energy Saving trust-Grants & advice.
Rent out your location – Films etc
Rent out parking space
Rent out land for a small holding.
True Colours trust
Eurostars – SME’s
EU Horizon 2020 project – Innovation
Community Right to Challenge Comm groups support to take over public services.
Community Covenant Scheme – Linked to Military
FA & Premier League facilities fund – Open to various groups re Football
Fidelio trust Arts support
Sustainable transport Scheme
Smarta loans – Start up support
Film Enterprise fund Film related business
Community Cashback – Landlord / Tenants
Quaker housing trust – Mental / health etc support
Fuserna – Poverty/ ill health
Smarterbuy – Goods for Tenants.
Youth work Foundation
Bruce Wake Trust
Self help ideas
Sponsored – walk, run, shave head, climb, abseiling, Stocks/gunge, silence,etc
Sponsored football match or other sporting event.
Grow a pound – entrepreneur investment ‘game’.
Local Christmas post –
Small jobs (like bob a job)
Fete, bring & buy, car boot sales, duck race,
Sell goods -make & sell calendars, Toys.
Collect vouchers from shops etc.
Barbeque,Barn dance, ceilidh, dance, disco, fancy dress,
Seasonable events – Christmas, Easter, Bonfire night, Halloween, Longest day,
Choir, Santa’s sleigh,
Authorised street collections.
Village got talent/ local x factor shows.
Raffle, 100s draw, key draw,
Apply to your own union or employer.
Ensuring your bank account is getting the best possible interest.
Hire out premises.
Diary annual reviews of all utilities & communication outgoings.
Always shop around for the best deal on all expenditures.
Recycle ink cartridges
Refer a friend schemes
Consider a water meter.
Enter competitions for prizes & money.
Use social media & website to attract support. NCDN can help with digital training –Click here
Take advice regarding becoming a Charity.
*Please note that some of the above may need authority to hold, and appropriate health & safety considerations should be undertaken *
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