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Communities and Families Fund to help Scottish young children

Communities and Families Fund to help Scottish young children

The has published a video introduction to The Communities and Families Fund which it runs together with The Scottish Government.

The Fund is available to voluntary organisations in that support young children or parents and families of children who are aged eight and under. Grants of between £250 and £10,000 are available.

Organisations can apply for up to 100% of the project’s costs, including overheads, training costs, sessional staff, and materials.

The Big Lottery Fund gives examples of types of local projects that this Fund might support:

  • Parenting support and development projects
  • Community play projects
  • Projects that support better nutrition for young children
  • Community-based family support and childcare projects

There is no deadline for applications.

Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp.

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