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Local Grants & Support

Active Lincolnshire 

A wide range of funding sources for groups or registered charities to develop ideas and activities for their local community.

Diocese of Lincoln 

Please see the website for the Ready for School Fund plus other grants, available from the Diocese of Lincoln (CofE).

Lincolnshire Community Foundation 

A number of grants are available, ranging from Covid response to environmental, wellbeing and job seekers.

Lincolnshire County Council 

Search the Lincolnshire County Council website for grants and funding available to Lincolnshire residents.

Lincolnshire Family Services Directory 

A number of different types of finance are available, depending upon whether you are looking to go to university or another form of further education.

Lincolnshire Funding Portal 

Search for funding and local support on the County Council’s funding portal.

Lincolnshire Gardens Trust 

You can apply for a grant to help purchase items such as tools, water butts, compost bins, raw materials and hard landscaping, but excluding plants.

Lincolnshire Music Service 

Apply for grants of between £500 and £2,000 to fund bespoke projects that meet the core requirements of the National Plan for Music Education.

Lincolnshire Showground (education and school competitions) 

Competitions for schools - 2021.

Education-Encouraging schools to take their learning out of the classroom to develop their knowledge and understanding about where their food comes from and how it’s produced (partnered with Countryside Classroom).

Lincolnshire Wolds - Grants and community projects 

Please see the ‘Lincolnshire Local Funding Matrix’ for full details.

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.

Smart Energy Greater Lincolnshire

Free advice and grants to help fund energy saving projects are on offer in Greater Lincolnshire.

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.)

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)Waitrose (Community Matters)Tesco Community Grants (previously Bags of Help)The WHSmith Trust (Community Grants)

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 of BostonEast LindseyLincolnNorth East LincolnshireNorth KestevenNorth LincolnshireSouth HollandSouth KestevenWest Lindsey

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Kids' Activities

We have teamed up with Club Hub to help parents find kids activities and clubs in your area.   


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

Find Local Event and Fundraising Suppliers