We’re All Together

The aim of the Fund is to effectively and efficiently support local voluntary and community organisations that are helping vulnerable people impacted by the Covid-19 crisis.

Programme Overview

Status Closed
Opening Date 06/04/2021
Closing Date 04/05/2021
Minimum Grant £1,000
Maximum Grant £5,000
Location Hampshire, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth, Southampton
Causes Multiple Issues & Causes
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Criteria

  • General Eligibility

    Funds available to support charities and community groups that are supporting vulnerable people during the current crisis.

    Voluntary and community organisations, including but not limited to:

    • Registered charities, including charitable incorporated organisations
    • Constituted organisations and non-registered charities
    • Community interest companies and community benefit societies
    • Parent Teacher Associations (PTAs) that are Independent of their school
    • Churches and other religious organisations (if the funded activity is not deemed to be proselytising)
  • Target Beneficiaries

    Vulnerable people of all ages

  • Acceptable Projects

    Examples:

    • Organisations that support the ongoing needs of vulnerable people to ensure that their health and wellbeing is maintained
    • Organisations in support of activities that relieve pressure on local statutory services, particularly emergency or health and social care provision, or complement their response
    • Groups and activities that support vulnerable people who have been self-isolating (the elderly, people with pre-existing medical conditions etc)
    • Community response coordination
    • Core costs for organisations including Volunteer costs
    • Additional costs of working remotely and adapting services delivered in the wider community
    • Additional support as required for emotional support, mental health and bereavement support
  • Exclusions

    Grants that are solely for the provision of bursaries to individuals or families

    Applications from individuals

    Organisations NOT based and active in Hampshire including Portsmouth and Southampton, and Isle of Wight

    Capital building projects

    Statutory bodies such as schools, city and county councils or health institutions

    Organisations whose Objects are for the sole benefit or relief of animals or plants

    National charities

    Any party-political activity

    Commercial ventures

    Proselytising activities, i.e. active promotion of a specific religion or belief system

    Parish and Town Councils

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