Local Grants & Support
|Alderman Newton’s Educational Foundation||Offering financial support to individuals and schools to help people access education or training opportunities.|
|Coalville Special Expenses Community Grant||To support and encourage a range of community activities, initiatives and events that meet the needs of residents in these wards: Coalville, Bardon, Snibston, Thringstone and Greenhill.|
|Community Foundation||They create and manage personally named and directed charitable Funds for, families, agencies and individuals cross Leicestershire and Rutland.|
|Creative Learning Services||CLS offers an annual modular service that enables you to create the package that meets your school’s needs and budget.|
|North West Leicestershire Sport & Physical Activity Alliance||Check the website for funding for sport and physical activity, from the North West Leicestershire Sport & Physical Activity Alliance.|
|Leicester Museums & Galleries||They engage with a variety of activities including running learning sessions, community outreach, exciting volunteering opportunities plus health and well being programmes.|
|Leicestershire & Rutland Gardens Trust||Grants provided to help schools and parents encourage children to love gardens and landscapes, through visits and hands-on gardening activities.|
|Leicestershire Holiday Activities and Food Programme||It is specifically targeted to offer provision to children who are eligible for benefits-related Free School Meals, for four hours a day, four days a week during the identified holiday periods.|
|Leicestershire Traded Services||they offer a range of Services to schools and academies, tailored specifically to meet the needs of each establishment.|
|Out of school funding||For children with additional needs, who live in Leicestershire and would like to attend an Out of School setting.|
|SHIRE Community Grant||Enables voluntary and community sector organisations to deliver community-based projects, services and activities which help to improve the lives of vulnerable people in Leicestershire.|
|Waste and recycling||Working with schools to promote recycling and related waste management issues. They have resources available for nursery, primary and secondary schools.|
|Shop at WHSmith between 1 June and 30 September 2021 and your school will receive 10% of all eligible purchases* in the form of digital vouchers. To take part, sign up by 30 July 2021. (*Books and stationery items.)|
|Wild Forest School project||Provides fun, engaging opportunities for children, some of whom have never had the chance to explore the outdoors – to experience the natural world and discover nature through a range of wild activities.|
National retailers' local branches
National retailers can also assist local schools. Please reach out to your local branches for the following retailers:
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:
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Below you will find links to a directory of local suppliers and your regional Facebook group.
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