Engage Daily Update - 16 November
Support for Individuals
Funding for Community Support Initiatives (Great Britain & Ireland)
The Ireland Funds Great Britain Grant Round 2021/22 has opened for applications. The Fund aims to support initiatives that contribute to community development, culture, peace and reconciliation, and education. This could include support for vulnerable members of society, new and equal opportunities in education, and employment, and connecting communities with Irish culture and heritage.
Charities and other not-for-profit organisations across Ireland and Great Britain with an annual income of less than €/£1million can apply for funding of up to €/£10,000.
Applicants are initially invited to submit a letter of enquiry by the 21 November 2021.
A shortlist of charities will be invited to complete an application form. Successful charities will be notified in December.
Funding to Support the Work of Small Charities
Charities supporting sick and disadvantaged people across the UK can apply for grants of up to £2,500 from the Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust - Ann Rylands Small Donations programme.
Funding supports projects of a humanitarian nature or supplement core funding, with priority given to organisations supporting the elderly, people with disabilities or living with serious illness, or those facing challenges with mental health, social exclusion, homelessness or other difficulties in their lives.
Previous projects funded include the Scotts Project Trust which supports adults with learning disabilities, SERVE which supports independent living, and Alive Activities which enriches the lives of older people in care and trains their carers.
The closing date for applications is the 30 November 2021.
The online application form is available on the Sir Jules Thorn Charitable Trust (link below)
Social Enterprise Day 2
Day two of our, and Renfrewshire Social Enterprise Network (RenSEN), spotlights on Renfrewshire's fantastic social enterprises. Today we hear from Klas Care CiC
These Social Enterprise spotlights are in aid of Social Enterprise Day which is celebrated on 19th November.
Don't forget RenSEN’s #socialenterpriseday workshop session is on Thursday featuring Launch It, who will be highlighting support for local entrepreneurs, and local SE Sassy Lassy Lingerie.
To register or for more info contact email@example.com