Funding for the local voluntary and community sector

Available funding

Leicestershire County Council has established a £1m fund to support the local voluntary and community sector, during the current coronavirus pandemic.

Charities, constituted voluntary and community organisations and social enterprises can apply for a minimum of £5,000 and a maximum of £25,000 for support with a range of activities including core organisational running costs, additional staffing capacity costs and core equipment.

Please note the funding can only be offered to voluntary and community sector organisations to help support vulnerable people in Leicestershire, due to the impacts of the current coronavirus pandemic.

Full details of the fund, including an on-line application form, visit Communities Fund (

Last updated: ‎21/07/2020 08:59