Local Funding available from Community Foundation for Surrey
- Community Foundation for Surrey have opened their emergency grant fund to support community and voluntary organisations who are responding to the Coronavirus covid-19 crisis. Priority will be given to voluntary organisations providing support to the most vulnerable and isolated. Grants of up to £5000 are available. Full details available on the Community Foundation for Surrey Website here
Other Funding Sources
- Charity Excellence, a platform which focusses on fundraising, has created an extensive list of funders (updated every Monday) that are responding to Covid-19. They also have some good resources to help with creating a response plan and undertaking a financial assessment. See here: https://www.charityexcellence.co.uk/
- Government Support – Some of the government funding for businesses is also available to charities – see here for details
- The Government has recently announced £750 million of support for charities. Details of how to acces this are not yet available.
VARB is running a 60 minute webinar on 15 April covering some of the financial issues created by the covid 19 crisis. See here for details.