Voluntary and Community Sector Grant Funding

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Main Grants

VCS groups can bid for funding from £500 up to £5,000 to help with their core costs and salaries or to support them to deliver great community events, projects and activities! The Main Grants pot now consists of two funding rounds as follows.

  • Main Grants first round (£25k)

Deadline for applications Friday 1st May 2020 - this round has now closed.

  • Main Grants seconds round (£17k)

The second round will take place in September - more details to follow.

The Financial Advice and Problem Solving Grant

This funding is to contribute to the delivery of a financial advice and problem solving service for the whole borough and its residents. 

The Financial Advice and Problem Solving Grant (£50k per year for the next three years) Deadline date for applications Friday 24th April 2020 - this round is now closed.

Service information

Redditch Borough Council is committed to supporting voluntary community sector organisations to deliver projects and activities that have a positive and beneficial impact on Redditch and its residents.

We offer support through a variety of ways: in-kind support, partnership working and through direct financial support.

Our VCS Grants Programme makes financial contributions to support VCS groups and organisations that actively assist the Redditch community to enjoy a better quality of life.