Funding news

17/08/05 - Lottery Fund provides £100 million more in grants

The Big Lottery Fund is making an extra £100m available to charities that applied for the final round of Community Fund grants, a 50 per cent increase on the £200m originally announced.

The volume of applications to Community Fund programmes this year was 123 per cent higher than in the same period last year. The extra money will be available only to those who have already applied.