Youth Music promotes musical opportunities for children and young people, up to the age of 25, living in challenging circumstances.
No longer is it about ensuring children at risk don’t go hungry but the new model looks at changing behaviour which can assist families in getting out of poverty through a wide range of training modules, confidence and employment opportunities for parents, volunteers and teenagers 16 plus.
There are four deadlines in 2018: 1 March 2018, 13 May 2018, 2 September 2018 and 2 December 2018 (midnight).
Grants of up to £10,000 (per year, for up to three years) are available to not for profit organisations working to support children and young people who are experiencing disadvantage.
Through our funding and non-financial support we wish to see care leavers supported by the system and by their networks to feel emotionally stable and be financially secure, ultimately making a successful transition to independence.
There are three deadlines for initial applications in 2018: 16 January 2018, 17 May 2018 and 13 September 2018 (midnight).
The BBC Children in Need Main Grants programme is accepting applications for large grants of over £10,000 to support projects for up to three years. Not-for-profit organisations in the UK can apply if they are supporting children and young people of 18 years and under who are experiencing disadvantage through:
The Henry Plumb Foundation funds young people (18-35) with interests, business ideas, study plans that will lead to a career in the agricultural or food industry.
This is open to educational establishments and youth organisations. Once on this programme, participants can also access the Leader Award, Small Grant Funds and Educational Visits Grant.
The Oliver Stanley Charitable Trust offers grants to registered charities throughout the UK.
The Dudley and Geoffrey Cox Charitable Trust (formerly known as the Haymills Charitable Trust) offers grants to UK registered charities which are predominantly working in the City of London and the London Boroughs of Ealing and Hillingdon.
The Jack Petchey Foundation wants to support young people who volunteer their free time to help others in need.