Essex Community Foundation

Braintree District and Greenfields Community Fund

This charitable fund was set up and is jointly funded by Greenfields Community Housing and Braintree District Council to improve the health, well-being and life chances of local people.

This fund provides voluntary and community organisations with the opportunity to apply for a grant of over £10,000 but a maximum of £40,000. You can apply to this fund to support your project for up to 3 years (i.e. £40,000 over 3 years, not £40,000 each year for 3 years).

Grants will support projects which help to either improve health and wellbeing, increase aspirations and opportunities of young people or develop skills through training.

EXAMPLES OF PROJECTS SUPPORTED BY THIS FUND INCLUDE:

HOW TO APPLY

Please read the guidelines for the Braintree District and Greenfields Community Fund, these can be viewed here.

This fund has a seperate application form, which can be accessed here, but please note that this is a two stage application process.

An expression of interest is required in the first instance so please contact the grants team in advance of  the application form. The deadline date for expressions of interest is 31 August 2017.