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
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 support and networking opportunities. This is a showcase attended by regional and national funders who can see and meet, first hand, community organisations from through Redcar and Cleveland.
External Funding Report
To help you stay informed of the latest and
not so common funding programmes out there a new service provides you funding
opportunities to explore, sent straight into your inbox. The External Funding
Report is released every Friday and covers the last five days external funding
news and alerts, taken from many sources including Grantfinder, Government
Departments and direct from the funders themselves. The report will have
regular bid writing tips and will celebrate local winners of grants. This is an
opt in service only so if you would like this sent to your inbox every week
then simply contact Adrian Harris by email.
You can also view the most recent External Funding Report below with the older reports available from the 'Related Documents' menu:
External Funding Report 24 May
The nature of funding provides ever changing deadlines and programme requirements sometimes on a daily basis, proving hard to keep up with for any group needing a grant. Redcar 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.