New funding criteria from the Nationwide Foundation

Howard Lake | 15 April 2009 | News

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The Nationwide Foundation has announced new funding criteria for registered charities in the UK. Its new Money Matters and Homes Matter grant programmes will help tackle the issues of housing and financial exclusion.
Under the programme the Foundation will make grants to registered charities that:
* Tackle financial exclusion, affecting disadvantaged groups across the UK;
* Address housing issues and homelessness among vulnerable groups in the UK.
The Foundation will offer, through its Investor Programme, three-year grants of up to £300,000 to registered charities with incomes not exceeding £10 million. The Investor Programme is open for applications until 31 May 2009.
The Foundation’s Small Grants Programme is also open for applications. It makes grants of up to £5,000 to registered charities with incomes of under £500,000 on an ongoing basis.