Funding Round for New Community Businesses Opening Soon (England)
Aspiring community groups have the opportunity to apply for a grant of up to £15,000 to help them to set up their own community business. The programme supports new community business ideas through the start-up and planning stages with tailored business support, to the implementation stage. To be eligible to apply, businesses must be locally rooted; accountable to the local community; trading for the benefit of the local community; and delivering broad community benefits. The funding is being made available through the Bright Ideas Fund from Power to Change and the closing is the 31st July 2018.