Links

Allchurches Trust

One of the UK’s largest grant-making trusts, supporting churches to restore their historic buildings and open them for wider community benefit

http://www.allchurches.co.uk/

 

The Anchor Foundation

Supporting Christian charities concerned with social inclusion and the arts. Only in exceptional circumstances will grants be given for building work.

http://www.theanchorfoundation.org.uk/

 

Awards for All

Three funding priorities for community-led projects: bringing people together; improving the places and spaces that matter to communities; and enabling people to fulfil their potential.

https://www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/global-content/programmes/england/awards-for-all-england

 

Biffa

Grants to projects that provide or improve biodiversity, community spaces, and places for outdoor recreation.

https://www.biffa-award.org/about-us/

 

Bishop of London's Mission Fund

Supported mission work throughout the Diocese, aimed at reaching ‘beyond the walls of the church’.

http://www.london.anglican.org/support/finance/the-bishop-of-londons-mission-fund/

 

Church Care

Grants for the conservation of church buildings and their historic contents.

http://www.churchcare.co.uk/churches/funding-and-grants/our-grants

 

The Church Care website includes a wide range of useful information, including a list of resources to help churches identify potential funders.

https://www.parishresources.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/FG-8-Identifying-Potential-Funders.pdf

 

Church Urban Fund

“Near neighbours” grants offer funding to bring together neighbours and improve communities.  “Together grants” are for faith-based organisations to engage in social action.

https://www.cuf.org.uk/

 

Garfield Weston

Wide range of grant types including community, environment, and faith. Revenue and capital grants available.

https://garfieldweston.org/

 

Heritage Lottery Fund

Funding for a wide variety of heritage projects which make a lasting difference for heritage, people and communities.

https://www.hlf.org.uk/

 

Islington Council Funding

The Council’s ‘Local Initiative Fund’ provides small grants for activities and improvements in Islington’s neighbourhoods

https://www.islington.gov.uk/advice/voluntary-and-community-sector/funding-support

 

MCA Funding for Churches

Provides loans to churches and associated organisations which are primarily intended to enable churches acquire, develop or repair church buildings

http://www.mcafundingforchurches.co.uk/about-us/

 

National Churches Trust

A wide range of funding for churches towards repairs and maintenance, community and partnership work, and the development of larger projects.

http://www.nationalchurchestrust.org/

 

Souter Charitable Trust

The trust supports projects for the relief of human suffering in the UK and overseas. The trust founders are particularly interested in projects that also promote spiritual welfare

https://www.soutercharitabletrust.org.uk/about-souter-charitable-trust.aspx

 

The Mercers’ Company

Supports churches, as well as other faith-based community organisations to enable adults and families to lead fulfilling lives.

https://www.mercers.co.uk/philanthropy/church-and-communities