Find the right
Fund for you

Here are all the Funds you can apply for as a local charity or community organisation.

The Fast Track Fund

Applications open: All year round
Applications close: Not applicable
Grant amount: £300

Who can apply?

Charities and community groups across Kirklees with an annual income of less than £8,000. Needing an emergency grant.

The Deighton and
Brackenhall Fund

Applications open: April 1st 2023
Applications close: April 30th 2023
Grant amount: up to £1,000

Who can apply?

Charities and community groups operating in the Deighton and Brackenhall areas of Huddersfield.

Hirst Brierley
Fund

Applications open: June 1st 2022
Applications close: June 30th 2022
Grant amount: up to £3,000

Who can apply?

Kirklees charities and community groups looking for funding to tackle a range of environmental issues.

The Collective
Power Fund

Applications open: June 1st 2022
Applications close: June 30th 2022
Grant amount: £500 to £3,000

Who can apply?

Charities and community groups looking for funding of between £500 and £3,000 to tackle a range of environmental issues.

The Bright
Green Fund

Applications open: July 1st 2022
Applications close: July 30th 2022
Grant amount: up to £3,000 or £10,000

Who can apply?

Charities and community groups in the Holme Valley looking for funding of between £3,000 and £10,000 for projects that will help reduce carbon emissions.

Longley
Farm Fund

Applications open: September 1st 2022
Applications close: September 31st 2022
Grant amount: up to £1,000

Who can apply?

Charities and community groups looking for funding to support artistic and cultural activities in the following areas: Holmfirth, Austonley, Upperthong, Holme, Cartworth, Wooldale, Hepworth, Fulstone and Netherthong.

The Jimmy
Dickinson Fund

Applications open: September 1st 2022
Applications close: September 31st 2022
Grant amount: up to £1,000

Who can apply?

Charities and community groups looking for funding to support people with mental health issues and/or promote and encourage good mental health.

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The
Davy Fund

Applications open: September 1st 2022
Applications close: September 31st 2022
Grant amount: up to £1,000

Who can apply?

Charities and community groups across Kirklees looking for funding of up to £1,000 to encourage the participation of children and young people in team sport and activities.

Thornton
Family Fund

Applications open: November 22nd 2022
Applications close: January 7th 2023
Grant amount: up to £5,000

Who can apply?

Charities and community groups working throughout the HD1, HD2, HD3, HD4, HD5, HD7, HD8 and HD9 postcodes of Kirklees, looking for funding for for general charitable purposes. Support will also be considered from applicants seeking a multi-year grant award, for up to three years.

Thornton and Ross
Anti Knife Crime Fund

Applications open: Opening again soon!
Applications close: Closed March 18th 2022
Grant amount: up to £5,000

Who can apply?

Our quarterly general funding rounds

Good news. Many Funds are considered by our grants panel at the same time. All of the funds will consider applications for any purpose including core costs (excluding promotion of religion, politics, and animal charities).

NOTE: One Community Foundation recognises the cost of living crisis is affecting our local community projects and charities as well as our local citizens. We are now accepting applications of up to £1,000 towards utilities including gas, electric, water. We can also consider applications for essentials such as food, this might be food supplied as food packs or food supplied a meals.

These Funds include:

• JL Brierley
• Hazel Charlesworth
• Judith and Neil Charlesworth
• Kirklees Community Fund
• Stephen Wood Fund
• Kirklees General Fund
• Kirklees Police Fund.

How much can you apply for? Up to £1,000

Grants Rounds

Spring round

Application cut-off:

February 28th 2022

Decision or start date:

April 30th 2022

Summer round

Application cut-off:

May 31st 2022

Decision or start date:

July 31st 2022

Autumn round

Application cut-off:

August 31st 2022

Decision or start date:

October 31st 2022

Winter round

Application cut-off:

October 31st 2022

Decision or start date:

December 31st 2022

Match Funding

The Match It! Fund makes donor donations twice as impactful. You raise funds up to £10,000, and we’ll match it. Download our quick guide for the full details. The fund is now closed for 2022.

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