The Santander Foundation provides Discovery Grants to UK registered charities of up to £5,000 to support projects that help disadvantaged people build skills and grow knowledge, or that support social change.
Grants of up to £10,000 per-annum are available to charities running projects that support disadvantaged young people, to help them move into meaningful work.
The fund will run for four years from March 2017 to March 2021.
The Good Growth Fund is the Mayor of London’s new regeneration programme from 2017-18 to 2020-21, delivered through the London Economic Action Partnership (LEAP). It will provide over £66 million capital funding from sources including the Local Growth Fund and European Social Fund , as well as expert regeneration advice, design support and knowledge sharing opportunities.
The fund has three priorities:Social Cohesion; Health & Wellbeing and Employability. Groups from Regent’s Park, Somers Town and Bloomsbury Wards are eligible to apply.
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.
Employers of 50 staff or fewer can access a grant of £1,500 if they choose to recruit an apprentice aged 16-24. The grant is available exclusively to employers who have not recruited an apprentice in the last twelve months. Grants are available after the apprentice has been in post for thirteen weeks.