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Local Grants & Support

Alsager Town Council Grants to help voluntary groups, local organisations and clubs in the town.
Cheshire Community Foundation Cheshire Community Foundation raises funds to support hundreds of amazing small charities and voluntary groups across the whole of Cheshire and Warrington. All Community Foundations (UK)
Crewe Town Council Grants are available to community groups and projects that are based in or benefit the people of Crewe.

Council for Voluntary Service (CVS): CVS Cheshire East

A Registered Charity whose vision is to enable strong empowered organisations that make a difference in the community.

ELS Cheshire

Resources for home learning.

Knutsford Town Council Grants of up to £10,000 to give to projects which bring a benefit to the Knutsford Community.
Macclesfield Town Council Funding for community and voluntary groups who work and make a difference in the town of Macclesfield.
Manchester Airport Community Trust Fund Applications are considered four times a year by a board of Trustees from Manchester Airport and the local authorities of Stockport, Trafford, Manchester, Tameside, Cheshire East and Cheshire West Council.
Music Mark

Welcome to this free guide on how to fund music education in your school!

Nantwich Town Council Grants for Community and voluntary groups delivering services in Nantwich. The deadline for applications between £500 - £5000 is 1st October for payment in April the following year. Applications for small grants up to £500 are invited throughout the year.
The Sandstone Ridge Trust  Grants of up to £750 are available for community groups and schools for projects that promote the conservation and enhancement of the landscape and natural beauty of the Cheshire Sandstone Ridge.
SHINE Trust - School Grants SHINE offers support to projects that can make a real difference to the attainment of children from disadvantaged backgrounds in the north of England.

The Steve Morgan Foundation

Supports projects that help children and families, people with physical or learning disabilities, the elderly, or those that are socially disadvantaged in North Wales, Merseyside and Cheshire.

Local service organisations

Find your local Lions Club or Rotary Club.

Tip: For Lions Club, search using town names for the most accurate results.

National retailers' local branches

National retailers can also assist local schools. Please reach out to your local branches for the following retailers: 

The Asda FoundationCo-op (Local Community Fund), Pets At HomeTesco Community Grants (contact WHSmith Trust (Community Grants), Wickes Community Programme

Supermarket Community Champions

Online contact/email: ASDA

Visit in person: Aldi, Co-op, Iceland, Lidl, Marks & SpencerM&S store locator, Morrisons, Sainsbury’s, SPARSPAR store locator, Tesco-Tesco store locator, Waitrose

The National Lottery Community Fund

The National Lottery Community Fund distributes over £600m a year to communities across the UK.

Review successful grant awards from your local area(s), below:

Cheshire East, Cheshire West and Chester, Halton, Warrington

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Below you will find links to a directory of local suppliers and your regional Facebook group.

Find Local Event and Fundraising Suppliers