Not for profit organisations such as registered charities, community interest companies, credit unions and social enterprises can apply to the MSE Charity for grants of up to £5,000 for projects that tackle financial illiteracy.
Each funding round is based on a theme. For this funding round, the focus is on is “Raising the Next Generation” and the charity will support projects that focus on Children Youth and Families. In order to be eligible to apply, the applicant organisations should have an income under £500,000 and have less than six months free reserves.
Organisations eligible to apply will be those that deliver schools-based work, support for migrants, lone parents, victims and survivors of domestic abuse and family outreach services.
Projects that have received funding in the past include:
- It’s Your Choice – A Hampshire based charity that provides free confidential information, support advice and counselling for young people aged 12 – 25. The grant supported the delivery of 12 workshops.
- Faithworks – a grant to deliver Quidz In courses to young children in a local Children’s Centre.
This Round opens on the 4th February 2019 and will close on the 1st March 2019 or when 40 applications have been received.