What are the objects of the fund: The fund wishes to encourage local community groups and voluntary organisations to apply for grants for projects aimed at supporting and targeting children, young people and families, social isolation, education and learning, communities and housing and homelessness.
How much is available: The budget is £3000 and the Foundation is looking to fund three projects of up to £1000 that clearly meet the criteria and can make a significant impact in the community.
Which areas are covered: Halton, Knowsley, Liverpool, Sefton, St Helens and Wirral
How to apply: Please visit www.cfmerseyside.org.uk to complete an online application. Before you submit your online application, please attach the supporting documents listed below. If you are unable to do this at the time of submission, you can email the documents to email@example.com within seven days.
The deadline for applications is to be confirmed however as there are limited funds available and we do not want to disappoint too many applicants, the fund may close earlier so we recommend you apply as soon as possible and we will keep you updated via our website and social media.
The following cannot be supported via the fund:
How are decisions made?
Completed applications are considered by Community Foundation staff to check eligibility. You may be contacted for more information after applying, and a decision-making panel comprising ACC Liverpool Group staff will consider and make recommendations on all applications.
You will usually be notified of the decision within 2 weeks of the panel, which will be held towards the end of January.