Other sources of funding and information
Funding Central: www.fundingcentral.org.uk
Funding Central is a free resource for charities, voluntary organisations and social enterprises. This works as a search engine. By entering the details of the project you have in mind, Funding Central can search for appropriate funders for you.
Association of Charitable Foundations: www.acf.org.uk
The Association of Charitable Foundations’ website includes facts and figures about trust funding, links to trusts and foundations websites and other resources.
European Union Funding: http://europa.eu/about-eu/funding-grants/index_en.htm
Government Funding: www.governmentfunding.org.uk/
This site brings together all the regional, local and national government funding schemes in one place – incredibly time-saving. It also includes independent grant administrators and European sources and keeps you updated on funding rounds coming up.
National Lottery: www.lotterygoodcauses.org.uk/funding
The website provides information on how to get lottery funding, the latest news on the organisations that distribute lottery money, and case studies on projects that the lottery has funded in the past.
Small Charities Coalition: www.smallcharities.org.uk/resources/
A national umbrella and capacity-building organisation with over 7,000 members UK-wide. Provides information on resources and funding available for charities.
Directory of Social Change: www.dsc.org.uk
The Directory of Social Change (DSC) produces a number of guides and directories for those seeking funding.