Open Grants

Take a look at our open and upcoming grants programmes below to get a sense of the types of grant you can apply for.

We recommend you check our Applying for a Grant section first to see if you’re eligible and what our application process involves.

The Liz and Terry Bramall Foundation Fund

This programme aims to support community groups and enterprises to improve the health, wellbeing and life chances of local people in the communities of greatest need.

Grant size
Up to £5,000

Location
Leeds and Bradford

Deadline
19/12/2019 at 12 noon

The Fairhurst Fund

Grants are available for organisations that seek to deliver activities which have tangible and practical outcomes, and which directly support children and young people living in Leeds

Grant size
£500 to £5,000

Location
Leeds 

Deadline
09/01/2020 at 12 noon

Ideas that Change Lives

The Ideas that Change Lives programme offers business guidance and financial investment to help organisations and individuals develop socially enterprising ideas which support people in Leeds with care and support needs.

Grant size
£500 to £15,000

Location
Leeds

Deadline
28/01/2020 at 12 noon

The Leeds Fund: Micro Grants

The Leeds Fund: Micro Grants support individuals and small groups delivering locally-based grassroots activity in communities across Leeds.

Grant size
£100 to £500

Location
Leeds 

Deadline
Ongoing

Henry Smith Charity

We are please to have worked with the Henry Smith Charity for a number of years, but they are now handling all applications directly. To apply for a grant from the Henry Smith Charity, please click below to access their website.

Grant size
£20,000 to £180,000

Location
Leeds, Bradford and Wakefield

Deadline
Ongoing

Upcoming Grants Programmes

We manage a number of upcoming grant programmes which have yet to open or are currently closed for applications but are likely to re-open in the future.

Winter

 

Ann Maguire Arts Education Fund
The focus of the Fund is on arts education: Performing arts including drama, singing, instrumental music and dance.

Healthy Holidays
This programme seeks to fund projects that address Holiday Hunger in Leeds through promoting Healthy Holiday activities with a food component for school-aged young people.

Jimbo’s Fund
This programme seeks to fund projects that benefit communities facing some sort of hardship in Leeds.

Lunch Clubs Grants
Supporting the day to day running costs of lunch clubs for older people, promoting social inclusion and good nutrition.