Live Grants and Schedule

See our latest Funding Bulletin for details of grants from other funders

Plus check out our Funding Portal for wider grants and tendering opportunities.

Only organisations which are members of Salford CVS are eligible to apply for Salford CVS funding.

To apply for membership you'll need to complete a simple online form here.

IMPORTANT MESSAGE - for existing grant recipients (COVID-19)

Updated: 07.05.20

If you're one of the 400+ recipients of a grant from us in the last year we're in the process of making direct contact to find how you're coping.

We want to reassure you that Salford CVS is here to support your work in these exceptional times.

Thank you for your patience,
Salford CVS


Live Well this Winter Fund

Live Well this Winter Fund

The Live Well this Winter Fund is open to voluntary, community or social enterprise sector organisations to undertake Covid-response activities during the months of January to March 2021. Grants of up to £1,000 are available. Applicants must be existing members of Salford CVS

The Funding Priorities are to support those most in need in Salford stay:

  • Well nourished
  • Well connected
  • Warm and well

APPLY NOW - Applications will be assessed weekly during January and February.

These grants are funded by NHS Salford Clinical Commissioning Group and the Saford4Good fundraiser.

Download the Guidance Notes in WORD format or PDF format

Download the Application Form

View the Terms and Conditions of Grant

PLEASE NOTE: this fund replaces the planned Wellbeing Fund round for Jan-Mar 2021.



NHS Salford CCG

Volunteers Expenses Fund

Volunteers Expenses Fund - Eccles Old Town Hall

The Volunteers Expenses Fund is an initiative that Salford small voluntary and community groups can apply for grants of up to £750 to in order to meet the cost of paying out of pocket expenses volunteers to cover items such as travel costs, childcare, protective clothing, DBS checks.  The aim of the fund is to increase volunteer participation and retention and promote positive volunteering to improve the health outcomes for volunteers.

These grants are funded by NHS Salford Clinical Commissioning Group.

Download the Guidance Notes

Download the Application Form

View the Terms and Conditions of Grant

Organisation can apply at any time. Bids will be assessed on a bi-monthly basis


For other sources of funding visit our funding and tendering pages.

Or sign up to our funding e-bulletin to keep up to date on the latest funding opportunities.

Our development team provides funding support and advice on writing successful bids, developing new ideas or creating a partnership, these can be found on our training section of the website or please contact the team on 0161 787 7795.

View past projects that have been funded.

contact us

sign up

Join us

Get In Touch

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.

Latest Blogs

This blog by our Volunteer Centre Coordinator, Claire, was first published in May 2020.

Back in November 2020, we took part in Living Wage Week (9th to 13th

Making a difference in Salford