Registered charities can apply for a share of £3 million in funding to help communities across Great Britain recover from problems highlighted or exacerbated by the Covid-19 pandemic.
The Postcode Recovery Fund will offer grants of between £500,000 and £1 million for projects lasting between 12-24 months which tackle a systemic societal issue related to the pandemic. Priority will be given to projects which address:
- educational inequalities,
- domestic violence,
- health and wellbeing,
- social exclusion and isolation,
General running costs including ongoing staff costs, utility bills, council tax, rent and insurance etc are eligible for funding.
Funding will be provided by the Postcode Dream Trust and the deadline for applications is 5.30pm on the 30th October 2020.