West Cornwall (Penwith & Isles of Scilly)

Cost of Living Crisis Fund for Individuals

This support can be accessed through a wide range of referral agencies throughout Cornwall and are to help households genuinely in need of support who cannot increase their income through work, such as pensioners, people with disabilities, unpaid carers and parents of young children in their area. This fund has been supported by the Household […]

The Sedel-Collings Foundation

The fund will assist both project and core costs which aim to address inequalities, create opportunities and improve the health and wellbeing of those who have been adversely impacted by the significant rise to the cost of living, in particular children and young people. Some project activities might include: – Transformative support for disadvantaged young […]

Commissioner Community Grant Scheme

About the Fund   The Police & Crime Commissioner’s (PCC) Community Grants Programme is aimed at supporting community groups and organisations whose work aligns with the commissioning intentions of the Police & Crime Plan 2021-25.   The overarching aim of the Police & Crime Plan is to support safe, resilient & connected communities, and it outlines five priorities […]

Social Enterprise Fund

Social enterprises are businesses that change the world for the better. Like other businesses, social enterprises aim to make a profit but invest or donate their profits to create positive social change. The social enterprise sector is vibrant, innovative and growing. Start-up rates continue to surge with 42% of social enterprises under five years old, […]

Crisis Fund

The Crisis Fund is to benefit people in crisis who are urgently in need of small, one off amounts of money.  These funds can be accessed through charitable organisations throughout Cornwall who hold a pot of funds, to distribute to individuals when necessary. Charitable organisations can apply for an initial £500 to distribute small amounts, […]

Emily Bolitho Trust

The Emily Bolitho Fund’s main purpose is to support the wellbeing of individuals, especially those faced with hardship through poor health or low income, and for organisations that provide services to those facing hardship. This fund supports both individuals through a sponsor agency and organisations. Area of benefit: The old borough of Penzance which includes […]

Police Property Act Fund

Applications are invited from Voluntary, Community & Social Enterprise (VCSE) groups & organisations in Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly, for projects operating outside of town centres & urban areas, which support communities to provide diversionary activities from drugs-related anti-social behaviour (ASB).  The funding has been made available from the Police (Property) Regulations which is […]

Welcome Fund

The Welcome Fund aims to raise money to offer financial support to refugees in Cornwall. Organisations can apply for funds between £500 – £2,000 for: Activities and support services Community integration Provision of essential items for individual refugees Where grants are for essential items for individuals or families we ask that no more than £250 […]

Young and Talented Cornwall

Applicants will need to meet a number of criteria to be considered for a grant. To be eligible applicants must: be resident in Cornwall or the Isles of Scilly in all but the most exceptional circumstances, be 14 years or over and under 23 years of age have an exceptional talent which has been recognised […]

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