Finding the right type of funding for your needs can often seem daunting, however our team are here to help and support you with whatever you need.

Our Member Services Team have a wealth of knowledge to offer and can fully support your organisation when looking for just that right funding pot for your specific requirements.

Once we have worked with you to find a suitable fund to apply to, we can also guide you on how to write a funding application that will have a much higher success rate.
 

'Cheshire Community Foundation, whose funding bid you helped me with, has chosen to make us the subject of their annual report.
So thank you for your help with that initial bid. It proved to be the seed for reaching even more people.'

'Thank you so much for your support it was really appreciated and I feel confident that we submitted a strong application whether or not we get the funding.'

'Thank you so much for your input and comments on our letter.  They have been very useful  and I really do appreciate your time and help.'
 

Although we can offer general funding advice to everyone, our full Funding Service mentioned above is part of a package only available to our member organisations.
Please click on the headings below to see more ways that we can help relating to funding.

If you would like to know more about becoming a member please click here


Come and meet us - Would you like to make an appointment to meet with a member of our Member Services team?

Please call 01270 763100 or email enquiries@cvsce.org.uk

Please click on the headings below to read more.

How We Can HelpWe can help you in a number of ways: 

We can help to ensure that you are ready to apply for funding

Health check your organisation using GRIPP 

Help you to identify a list of appropriate funders. 

Provide support during the application stage. 

Read through and offer advice on your completed application. 

Provide support with any monitoring and reporting requirements. 

Provide follow up support and advice.

Keep you up to date with new and updated grant schemes through our regular e-bulletins and through our funding alerts pages.
Funding AlertsDon’t miss out on the latest funding news.
Sign up to receive our e-bulletins which are filled with vital information about the latest grants. Click here to sign up.

For the latest funding news and imminent deadlines please click here. 

The Your Space Funding Network also gives you a chance to meet with people from other local groups and learn from their experiences in Fundraising. You can find out more and join our funding network by clicking here 

Your Feedback is Important to us! 
We'd like to hear if you have successfully applied for funding after reading about it on our website or through our bulletins, please let us know by sending an email to enquiries@cvsce.org.uk Thank you!
 TrainingWe also provide training sessions for voluntary and community groups, including training on writing grant applications and funding bids– more information can be found here
We also have a series of Income Generation training courses looking further at other ways you can generate funding for your organisation. More information can be found here.
Gift AidGift Aid is a great way to make donations to your organisation go further. To find out more about Gift Aid please click here.
Rate Relief for Charities & Non-profit OrganisationsCheshire East Council have issued guidance on Rate Relief for Charities and Non-Profit Organisations - you could be entitled to 100% rate relief. To find out more please click here.