Open Grants

Update: Information about the Leeds Community Foundation Resilience Fund

Update: Information about the GiveBradford Resilience Fund

We understand that some groups are considering how they may need to manage planned activity in relation to Coronavirus (Covid-19).
We have prepared guidance for organisations which can be found here. Please read this before contacting us about your activity.


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 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



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.


Haribo Happiness Fund

This fund aims to support projects creating ‘moments of childlike happiness’ through intergenerational activities that enable people to live happier and more fulfilled lives.


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.