Other sources of funding
If you are looking for further funding for your group, you may find the following information useful:
Founded in 2011, by Huddersfield based One 17 Design, this trust aims primarily to support small local charities. Grants of up to £1000 are available to help people who are disadvantaged by reasons of poverty, ill health, disability or age (both young and old). Additional grants are also awarded to enhance educational opportunities for children and young people.
The Trust is a registered charity formed in 1962, and is run by a group of local people who act as trustees and give their time and expertise on a voluntary basis. The trustees meet regularly to consider applications for grants from local groups in need of support.
Providing services to disabled children in west Yorkshire and where funds allow to disabled people throughout the UK. Areas of operation: Bradford City, Calderdale, City of Wakefield, Kirklees, Leeds.
Applications to: Mr John Alistair Baty, Baty Casson Long, 23 Moorhead Terrace, Shipley, BD18 4LB
Tel: 01274 584946 email: email@example.com
Making donations to charitable institutions from investment income received. Areas of operation: Bradford City, Calderdale, City of Wakefield, Kirklees, Leeds.
Applications to: Mr Lee Philips, 7 Creskeld Lane, Bramhope, Leeds, LS16 9EY
Make donations to other charitable institutions. Areas of operation: Bradford City, Calderdale, City of Wakefield, Kirklees, Leeds City, North Yorkshire.
Applications to: Mr G Thomas,C/O RSM Tenon LTD , The Hamlet , Hornbeam Park, Harrogate , North Yorkshire HG2 8RE
The Trust will support charitable institutions or charitable purposes that the trustees in their discretion think fit. Areas of operation: Kirklees, North Yorkshire, Wiltshire.
Applications to: Mr J C Osbaldeston, Cardale Asset Management Ltd, 2 Green Gate, Cardale Park, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 1G
To apply the income resources of the trust by making grants for the benefit of one or more charitable institutions or individuals, including but not restricted to people with a disability or special needs, education, training or for such other charitable purpose at the trustees discretion. Areas of operation: Bradford City, Calderdale, City of Wakefield, Kirklees, Leeds City.
Applications to: Gordons Solicitors, Riverside West, WhitehallL Road, Leeds, LS1 4AW
Tel: 0113 227 0100
Supports charities within Yorkshire. Priority is given to smaller applicants and social welfare projects. It supports children, adolescents, elderly, disabled and cancer care charities. It will consider individual grants. The trust will not support sponsorship. The trustees meet in May and November to consider donations. Applications should be made in good time. Areas of operation: Barnsley, Bradford City, Calderdale, City of York, Doncaster, Kirklees, Leeds City, North Yorkshire.
Applications to: Mrs S J Wood, Crook Farm, Denton, Ikley, LS29 0HD
Tel: 01943 603 457
The trustees wish to consider applications where the grant will make a real difference to the community and where appropriate it must be sustainable. The trustees see their contribution as part of an overall funding strategy for the project requirements. The charity provides funding support only to projects based in Yorkshire and benefiting the Yorkshire Community. Areas of operation: Barnsley, Bradford City, City of Wakefield, City of York, Doncaster, Kirklees, Leeds City, North Yorkshire, Rotherham, Sheffield City.
Applications to: Ellis Bates FS LTD, Adam House, Ripon Way, Harrogate, HG1 2AU
Gives small grants for the support of individuals for religious activites and in special need. Areas of operation: Kirklees.
Applications to: Richard Steel, The Rectory, Church Lane, Kirkheaton, Huddersfield, HD5 0BH
Tel: 01484 532410
Provides small donations to smaller charities in the north of England and sometimes further afield to world wide disasters. The RNLI and Action Medical Research receive larger donations. Areas of operation: Bradford City, Calderdale, City of Wakefield, Kirklees, Leeds City, Ehtiopia, Sudan.
Applications to: Mrs Anned Boyd Palmer, Old Vicarage House, Vicarage Lane, Bramham, Wetherby, LS23 6QG
Tel: 01937 842850
A small chairty who offer financial assistance to people who are in need in the Huddersfield, Halifax and Mirfield areas, whose child has died. Areas of operation: Kirklees.
Applications to: The Joseph Salmon Trust, PO BOX 1538, Huddersfield, HD1 9LB
Grant making focussed on the Yorkshire area and smaller charities and voluntary organisations operating locally or with local connections. Areas of operation: Bradford City, Calderdale, City of Wakefield, Kirklees, Leeds City, North Yorkshire.
Applications to: Mr James Barker, The Old Vicarage, Cragg Vale, Hebden Bridge, HX7 5TB
Donations to small causes perdominantly in the Yorkshire area. Areas of operation: Kirklees, North Yorkshire.
Applications to: Mr Michael R Watson TD LLB, 34 Carr Hill Road, Upper Cumberworth, Huddersfield, HD8 8NW
Tel: 01484 519999
This trust favours donations in the categories of children / young people and will also consider general applications for support from other voluntary groups across Yorkshire. The Trust has funded heritage projects in the past and recently supported an interpretation map for Almondbury in Huddersfield.
Applications to: Michael Woodhead, Wheatroyd Lodge, Almondbury, Huddersfield, HD5 8XS
Voluntary Action Kirklees (VAK) supports local charities, voluntary organisations and community groups. VAK helps new groups to get established and works with existing groups to improve their effectiveness.
Awards for All, England offers grants of between £300 and £10,000 for projects that improve communities, and the lives of people within them. It is for voluntary and community groups, schools and health organisations, parish and town councils.
National & European funding
Association of Charitable Foundations www.acf.org.uk
Charities Aid Foundation www.cafonline.org
Directory of Social Change www.dsc.org.uk/Home
EU Funding http://ec.europa.eu/grants/index_en.htm
Funds for Historic Buildings www.ffhb.org.uk
Government Funding www.governmentfunding.org.uk