Funding body information

Ealing Council

Address:
Ealing Council
Perceval House
14/16 Uxbridge Road
Ealing
W5 2HL
Telephone:
020 8825 5000
Website:
http://www.ealing.gov.uk/

Point of contact:

Grants Unit, (020) 8825 6895,

Schemes:

Unfortunately, Ealing Council does not operates any grants schemes at the moment. However, Ealing CVS produces an email-based funding newsletter called FLASH, which informs subscribers of current and new grant programmes. To subscribe email subscribeflash@ealingcvs.org.uk.

For more information about future funding opportunities, please visit the council's website.

Local voluntary or community groups might as well find support through contacting the Ealing Centre for Voluntary Sector.


Many local authorities are now moving away from grant-making and beginning to use commissioning as a way to distribute funding to the third sector. Local commissioners can be difficult to find and identify, however NAVCA have created a guide that may help: 'Finding your Commissioner'

Voluntary Sector Funding Pages:

Although not mentioned on its website, the council have a team within its Grants Unit that are able to give advice on sources of external funding.

Free access is also provided to GRANTnet.


Useful organisations:

Ealing CVS

ECVS also produces an email-based funding newsletter called FLASH, which informs subscribers of current and new grant programmes. To subscribe, email subscribeflash@ealingcvs.org.uk.

This website was very easy to navigate with the home page having a clear link to 'Community' and then a link to information on grants and financial assistance.

Full details are provided on the three main grant schemes that Ealing Council runs; this information is up-to-date, well-mainted and as a result, fully reflects the Council's funding commitments to the voluntary sector.

Information is also given on other areas of interest such as the local compact, external funding, The staff at the council were also very helpful in dealing with our enquiries and were happy to be contacted with further queries at a later stage.

What is the DSC Funder Rating?


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Our ratings are by no means a final verdict, just a starting point to begin discussions about the voluntary sector’s experience of government funders. We are inviting all subscribers to share their experiences and contribute to the DSC Funder Rating. If you can help, please email us at ratings@governmentfunding.org.uk.