Welcome to your regional PTA page.

Local Grants & Support

Alnwick Town Council

For links to community groups click here, for links to open council grants click here.

Berwick-upon-Tweed Town Council

For grant schemes click here, for local town grants and subsidies click here.

Blyth Town Council

For community grants click here.

Blyth Valley Borough Council

For community pages click here, for education links click here, for schools information click here.

Community Foundation - Tyne & Wear and Northumberland

Providing funding and support to groups in Tyne & Wear (Newcastle, Gateshead, North Tyneside, South Tyneside and Sunderland) and Northumberland.


Ednorth is a programme that aims to inspire change in all classrooms across the North East by promoting an educational culture led by informed debate, research, collaboration, and excellence.

Morpeth Town Council

For grants and subsidies click here, for children, young people and families click here (provided by Northumberland County Council).

Music Partnership North

Music Partnership North is committed to enriching the lives of children and young people in Northumberland & Newcastle through engagement and participation in quality music activities.

Northumberland County 4 Community

The community funding support website for the Northumberland area.

Northumberland County Council

For children, young people & families click here, for the community chest scheme click here, for Northumberland grants portal click here, for school-clothing grants and vouchers click here.

Northumberland Grants Portal

The funding search service is free to individuals, community groups and businesses in Northumberland, but you need to register to view them.

Northumberland Sport

Funding provided for Northumberland (Berwick, Alnwick, Castle Morpeth, Tynedale, Wansbeck and Blyth Valley).

RISE (Tyne Wear Sport)

RISE is here to help unlock the power of physical activity to improve more lives across Northumberland and Tyne and Wear.

Schools North East

A regional network of schools, led by Head Teachers. Together they focus on shaping the future of education in the North East.

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.

VONNE (Voluntary Organisations’ Network North East)

Members of VONNE can sign up to receive bi-monthly funding updates from Funding Information North East (FINE) and search the online funding directory.

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 Northumberland

Looking for more grants?

Subscribe to the FundEd grants database along with the PTA+ Magazine 


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