Funding Opportunity: Cash for Kids – South Yorkshire
A South Yorkshire radio station has launched a scheme to support charities, community groups and children’s hospices to run projects that are aimed at benefitting disadvantaged children under 18 years of age.
Hallam FM’s Cash for Kids, based in Sheffield, are providing the following funding grants for those who are working with children within the Hallam FM broadcast area.
The deadline for applications is: 16th October 2015 (5pm)
See below for more information and read how to apply:
Grants are available to local charitable organisations for projects that benefit children and young people who are ill, disabled or living in poverty in South Yorkshire.
Funding is at the Trust’s discretion.
Sheffield-based radio station Hallam FM provides the Cash for Kids scheme to support charities, community groups, and children’s hospices to run projects that benefit local disadvantaged children who are 18 years of age or younger.
The deadline for Autumn grant round applications is 16 October 2015 (5pm).
Funding can be provided to registered charities based in the Hallam FM broadcast area.
Successful projects must help disadvantaged children who are aged 18 or younger.
Priority will be given to applications which:
• Directly benefit a large number of children.
• Make a positive impact on young people’s lives.
Grants will be given to children or projects aiming to help children:
• Suffering mental, physical or sensory disabilities.
• Suffering behavioural or psychological disorders.
• Living in severe poverty or situation of deprivation.
• Suffering distress, abuse or neglect.
• Projects which prevent distress and disadvantages linked to the above.
• Providing opportunities for young people.
An application form and guidelines can be found on the Hallam FM website, click on the link – http://www.hallamfm.co.uk/charity/
Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis. Applicants are advised to submit entries at least one month in advance of the Trustees’ meeting and should contact the Cash for Kids Team for the dates.
Organisations must provide at least two written quotes for the costs of the project, along with a supporting letter and a copy of their most recent audited accounts.
For further information contact the Cash for Kids Team at Hallam FM. (see below for contact details)
Addresses and contacts
Application forms may be available to download on this site – please see the downloadable files on the right hand panel at the top of this page – or alternatively please check the funding body’s own website.
Cash for Kids Team
900 Herries Road
Telephone: 0114 209 1100