Grants and funding

Find out about funding information, support and events that will help you access major grants from all the major funders

As part of the Empowering Communities Team, the External Funding Lead provides funding information, support and events that will help you access major grants from all the major funders. It is possible to search independently for your own grants through such tools as Open 4 Funding.

SHINE

A funding workshop blended with an empowering communities seminar. Community organisations from throughout Redcar and Cleveland are in the spotlight telling their stories whilst they gain sustainable s​upport and networking opportunities. This is a showcase attended by reg​ional and national funders who can see and meet, first hand, community organisations from through Redcar and Cleveland.

Community funding news

The Community funding news e-newsletter is your weekly update with funding opportunities from all sorts of organisatons. The r​eport will have regular bid writing tips and will celebrate local winners of grants. This is an op​t in serv​ice only so if you would like this sent to your inbox every week then simply contact Adrian Harris by email.

The nature of funding is ever changing deadlines a​nd pro​gramme requirements sometimes on a daily basis, proving hard to keep up with for any group needing a grant. Red​car and Cleveland Council however provide free access to Open 4 Funding, click the links below to find the service best suited to you:

If you find a grant you think could be suitable then your next stop is to speak to the External Funding Lead for Redcar and Cleveland Council.​

Please contact Adrian Harris via email or telephone: 07826 537805​​