Let’s change
our community

Calling all small local charities and grassroots community organisations undertaking project work in the community of Kirklees. Apply for a grant today.

Who can apply for grants?

Constituted voluntary and community groups

Not-for-profit organisations

Parent Teacher Associations (PTA or equivalent)

Community interest companies or social enterprises

Charities (registered with the Charity Commission)

Not-for-profit mutuals or benefit societies

Activities we don’t fund include party political activity, promotion of religion, replacement of statutory funding, projects that have already started, groups who have not complied with previous monitoring requirements, organisations that support animals.

How it works

7 step guide to use applying for a grant

What we expect of you

Every donation matters to our donors and community. So, there are a few things we ask applicants to do when applying for and managing a grant from us. Find out more in our helpful guide.

Just so you know

On average, it takes three months from application to receiving funds. Please make sure that your project start date is set around this timeframe.

Each Fund has a Grants Panel meeting to discuss, approve and make recommendations for funding.