Funding Opportunities – August 2019 update

//Funding Opportunities – August 2019 update
Please see here for Leeds Funding Support Network funding opportunities August 2019 update with information on a range of funding sources for Leeds based organisations. 

Funding this month includes: Peoples Postcode Lottery Funds of up to £2,000 and £20,000 (for e.g. green spaces, combatting discrimination and poverty and for health and well being projects) open now until 4pm 14/8/19 (page 5); new funds through Leeds Community Foundation including: Jimbo’s Fund of £1,000 – £20,000  for projects involving young people; Lowell Giving Community Fund of £1,000 – £5,000 to overcome barriers to employment; Time to Shine Seasonal Loneliness Fund of £1,000 – £2,500 for activities over Christmas 2019 and Summer 2020 holidays to combat loneliness (page 6); grants of up to £10K for projects only in: Rothwell, Kippax and Methley, Garforth and Swillington to support projects in former coalfield areas (there will be a CRT application workshop, 10.30 – 11.15 on Wednesday 4th September at Oulton Institute, Quarry Hill, Oulton, Leeds LS26 8SX at Outer South Funding Event and VAL Pop-up – details from Kaye Wilson at (page 12) and Northern Cultural Regeneration Fund loan/grant mix from 3.1 million available over 2 years for arts and cultural organisations administered by Key Fund (page 22) and more.

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Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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