Funding Sources

European Funding Network

The NCVO's European Funding Network are experts on EU funding and support organisations to access EU funds and provide up-to-date news on European funding opportunities.

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Big Lottery Fund

The Big Lottery Fund provides grants of between £300 to over £500,000 supporting organisations who make life better for their communities. Use their Funding Finder to identify the most suitable funding programme for your project.

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The Power to Change

Power To Change is an independent charitable trust setup by the Big Lottery Fund in 2015 to support, develop and grow community businesses across England via practical support, advocacy and funding.

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Cumbria Community Foundation

The Cumbria Community Foundation administer a number of grant programmes to help people and organisations make a difference to the most disadvantaged people in communities throughout the county.

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RDPE LEADER Programme 2015-2020 Cumbria Fells & Dales LAG

The new Cumbria LEADER Programmes are due to be launched in Autumn 2015. The Cumbria Fells & Dales LAG has been awarded around £3M for the period 2015-2020.

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RDPE LEADER Programme 2015-2020 Solway, Border & Eden LAG

The new Cumbria LEADER Programmes are due to be launched in Autumn 2015. The Solway, Border & Eden LAG has been awarded around £2.26M for the period 2015-2020.

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