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Garfield Weston Foundation

The foundation offers grants to CIOs and charities in areas including the arts, supporting a wide range of charitable activities, aiming to be responsive where the need is greatest.

The common themes of charities and projects offered funding are charities that demonstrate quality and excellence with projects that have clear outcomes and benefits, sound leadership and sensible business plans. Grants are not awarded for one-off events (e.g. festivals).

Wingate Foundation Music Grant

The Wingate Foundation grant scheme is intended to support organisations that provide education, resources or performance opportunities to musicians. The scheme aims to fund projects that have a large potential for success beyond the funding period.

Eligible expenditure includes:

  • Master Classes
  • Bursaries
  • Tuition
  • Performances and events
  • Eligible ongoing expenses or capital development projects

Bassetlaw - Councillor Community Grants

The Fund aims to provide general grant support to the community that will benefit the socio-economic culture and environment of Bassetlaw. Each District Councillor is allocated a small budget and has the discretion to award grants to community activities that will benefit the community within their respective electoral ward areas.

The activity must be located within the Bassetlaw District or be of significant benefit to people living in Bassetlaw.

The application should demonstrate:

Arts in the Derbyshire Dales (ADD) Scheme

The Arts in the Derbyshire Dales (ADD) Scheme is provided and administered by Derbyshire Dales District Council and offers grants of up to £500. The scheme aims to support projects:

  • Aimed at developing new and innovative artistic projects in the Derbyshire Dales
  • Which offer opportunities to communities within the Derbyshire Dales to engage in the arts

The project must aim to achieve one or more of the following objectives from Derbyshire Dales District Council's 'Promoting the Dales' strategy.