True Colours Trust announces Small Grants UK – Covid-19 Support
The True Colours Trust has announced the Small Grants UK – Covid-19 Support which is designed to help organizations to adapt their services to the new situation and to continue or resume supporting families safely.
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Trustees remain committed to supporting excellent local organizations and projects that work with disabled children, children with life-limiting conditions, and their families.
Proposals for the following areas of work will be considered, in no particular order:
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Activities for disabled children, children with life-limiting conditions and their families
Adaptations to services including PPE, digital service provision, and physical changes to spaces to be Covid-19 compliant.
Respite which supports the whole family
Support for children/families who are shielding or unable to return to school
Specialized play equipment/access to play and leisure
Trustees will make grants of up to £5,000 to help smaller organizations to adapt and continue to deliver their vital services in light of Covid-19.
Smaller charities are defined as those with an income under £1million, in line with the criteria for membership of the Small Charities Coalition, and priority will be given to organizations whose income is under £350,000.
Trustees will priorities applications from organizations:
Deadline Free Grants
Which support a high proportion of children and families from BAME communities
Which operate in areas of high deprivation or areas which are experiencing a second lockdown
Whose annual income in 2019/20 was under £350,000.
For more information, visit https://www.truecolourstrust.org.uk/small-grants-uk-orig/small-grants-uk/