Date: Wednesday June 5, 2019 at 2:06pm
The Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust (the Trust) has announced the
latest batch of awards under the Local
Grants Programme and are delighted to see groups using this
funding in such a variety of ways.
From outdoor sports equipment, to forest school sessions, to tackling
knife crime – the Trust is confident these worthy projects are set to
make a positive difference in communities across the UK and overseas.
Chief Executive of the Trust, said:
“Over half a million pounds was
awarded to good causes this round with applications spread across the
UK. This will be the final year of the current Local Grants Programme;
however, we are aware of the importance of small grants programmes such as this
one, and we’ll be announcing plans for a future grants programme in early
Could you apply to the Local Grants programme?
Now in its fifth year, the Local Grants Programme awards grants of up to
£20,000 for projects that tackle community integration and delivery of local
Last year the Trust awarded
£2,446,199 to 150 projects. If you would like to apply to the Armed Forces
Covenant Local Grants Programme, the final closing date will be 2 December
2019, though applicants are encouraged to apply earlier.
Find out more about this programme, and other
funding available through the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust at www.covenantfund.org.uk