Funding for Voluntary Groups & Charities

Useful funding information

What Funds is a regular newsletter that you can subscribe to with information on national and local funding opportunities. 

For support on voluntary sector issues (for example, setting up, policies, training, etc) please contact Community Action Network (CAN).

Open4Community has information on government, lottery, EU, non-government and charitable trust funding opportunities.

For more information about funding opportunities, contact us on 01202 128170.

BH Coastal Lottery Small Grants Scheme

The BH coastal lottery gives small grants to community projects providing services within Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole. Before applying for a small grant, you must check that the voluntary or community organisation is eligible:

You can download our list of awarded small grants.