Forever Manchester

Community Support Fund
Funding Category: 
Coronavirus (Covid-19)
Grant amount: 
£500 - £4999
Greater Manchester
Friday, 31 July, 2020

Please note this programme closed for applications on Friday 26th June at 5pm. Any applications not submitted by this time will not be processed. The Community Support Fund will be re-opening with revised criteria in the near future, please make sure you are signed up to our mailing list to be the first to hear further information.

During these uncertain times, we know that grassroot community groups are responding to the impact of Covid-19 through kindness, coming together to help those most affected however they can.

To support these local responses, Forever Manchester is offering awards of up to £5,000.

The Community Support Fund will accept applications from community groups based in any of the ten boroughs of Greater Manchester. We want to fund organisations who are supporting their communities however they can.

Who for: 

To apply you need to be a constituted community group with your own bank account and relevant safeguarding policies in place. We expect you to be based in the area where you are offering help.

Priority will be given to groups with an annual income of less than £50,000.

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Salford CVS & Volunteer Centre
Registered address 
The Old Town Hall 
5 Irwell Place 
Salford, M30 0FN

Tel: 0161 787 7795 


Salford CVS is the city-wide infrastructure organisation for the voluntary, community and social enterprise sector; providing specialist information, advice, development support and opportunities for influence and collaboration.

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