Greater Manchester Grants

Salford CVS often hosts Greater Manchester wide grant schemes of behalf of 10GM.
10GM is a joint venture by local voluntary, community and social enterprise sector infrastructure organisations in Greater Manchester. It aims to improve the effectiveness and impact of the sector in reducing inequality and improving the lives of people who live, work and study in Greater Manchester.

Current Greater Manchester wide grants are listed below.,

Achieve Asset Fund

Grants of up to £15,000 for Voluntary, Community or Social Enterprise organisations providing activities and support for people in recovery from drug and alcohol addiction.

Activities can take place in Bolton, Salford or Trafford

See our Achieve Grants Programme website for details



GM Cancer Screening Engagement Programme

Answer Cancer Fund

Does your organisation want to play a part in boosting cancer screening rates in Greater Manchester?
Grants of up to £5,000 for Greater Manchester-based VCSE organisations undertaking projects to promote cancer screening amongst priority groups:

  • Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic communities
  • Disabled people
  • People who care for others
  • People living with poor mental health
  • Women’s groups or Men’s groups
  • Communities from geographical areas of deprivation

VCSE organisations in any of Greater Manchester's 10 local authority areas are welcome to submit an expression of interest.

Find out more about the Answer Cancer programme at this link.

These investments are funded by Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership.

Download the Guidance Notes in PDF format or in WORD format

Download the Expression of Interest form

View the Terms and Conditions of Grant

Download: slides from the Meet the Funder session

Expressions of Interest for this grant round are now closed.

Closing date for full applications (from those who have been shortlisted): Monday 25th October 2021 at 12noon

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