Covid-19 Support Fund

The fund is now closed

A Covid-19 Support Fund of £1 million to aid any charity/organisation in and around the Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole area which is struggling to provide CRITICAL support to the community in the light of the Corona epidemic

Guidelines for Applications

  • A fund of £1 million to aid any charity/organisation in and around the BCP area which is struggling to provide critical support to the community in the light of the Coronavirus epidemic
  • The Trustees will review applications fortnightly and funding approvals will be confirmed at the meeting
  • Key local stakeholders will be invited to join the Trustees to review applications
  • No minimum grant, maximum grant of £50,000
  • Repeat applications are allowed
  • Retrospective applications will be allowed to cover costs incurred in urgent response to the crisis
  • Grants will be made to local organisations in need of funds to enable them to deliver their front-line services and priority will be given to organisations directly helping in the COVID 19 related crisis
  • Applications will be accepted from:
    • registered charities
    • CICs
    • social enterprise & charitable companies
    • churches/ PCCs
    • other relevant and properly constituted voluntary/ charitable organisations
  • Support cannot be offered to individuals
  • The Trustees will consider revenue, core funding, capital or equipment requirements necessary to ensure the continued delivery of essential services

To apply click the link to download an application form, complete and return to:

Covid19.fund@talbotvillagetrust.org

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