This is BAND’s list of organisations that award grants and funds in the UK. It contains information on potential donors large & small.

 This is a resource for anyone to use & all the information on here was correct at the time we published it.

You can also download our free e-book “Funding Your Way”, 67 pages of tips, strategies & advice for successful fundraising for groups & projects.

 

BAND Member groups interested in funding advice and support can request more information on admin@bandltd.org.uk or through their Development & Support worker.

We also have separate lists for Sports,  IT funders and online fundraising resources & publications.

Funders Index

  • Universal Music UK Sound Foundation
    Universal Music UK Sound Foundation provides the following two types of awards: Instrument & Equipment Awards: Schools, teachers and individuals in ...
  • UnLtd Awards
    There are many UnLtd awards on offer including: Building Access to Employment, Resilient Communities, Solutions for an ageing society. W: https://unltd.org.uk/path/
  • Van Neste Foundation
    Offer support to social and environmental charities. In the following themes:Social change – to help the disadvantaged and to improve ...
  • Variety
    Equipment Grants Grants are available to individuals as well as organisations. Variety aim to provide whatever is needed:It may be ...
  • Vcashpoint
    vInspired Cashpoint is open for business once again, giving young people the opportunity to bring their ideas for social action ...
  • Virgin Money – Make a £5 Grow
    Make £5 Grow gives young people aged between 9 and 11 years old the experience of starting a small business ...
  • Waitrose Community Matters
    Waitrose branches support three nominated local charities or community groups per month and £1,000 will be available every month for ...
  • Wakeham Trust
    The trust provides small grants, often between £75 to £750, for projects to help people rebuild their communities. There is ...
  • Warburtons Community Giving
    The principle aim of funding is to focus on supporting families that need the help the most. Areas of focus ...
  • Wessex Watermark
    The Wessex Water Foundation provides funding for projects which bring people together to build stronger communities. Never has it been more ...
  • WHSMITH TRUST COMMUNITY GRANTS
    The WHSmith Group Charitable Trust The WHSmith Group Charitable Trust is an independent registered charity (registered charity no. 1013782) that works ...
  • Wilkinsons Helping Hands
    Helping the local community is really important to Wilkinsons. That’s why every wilko store has a budget to give a ...
  • Will Charitable Trust
    The Trust provides financial assistance to registered or exempt charities whose activities fall within the following four categories:care of and ...
  • Wooden Spoon Children’s Charity
    Since 1983, Wooden Spoon have committed in excess of £26 million to 700 projects to support disabled and disadvantaged young ...
  • Woodward Charitable Trust
    The Trustees favour small-scale, locally based initiatives by charities with income under £250,000. Funding is primarily for one-off projects, but ...
  • YAPP Charitable Trust
    Makes small grants (up to three years at a maximum of 3,000 per year), for running costs and salaries, to ...