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Funds Supporting the Armed Forces Community

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28th July 2020

Introducing two new programmes supporting the Armed Forces community...

Force for Change programme

We're excited to introduce a new, local grants programme awarding one-year grants of up to £20,000 for projects that seek to promote social inclusion and support Forces communities to become less isolated.

This year, we have an additional focus on tackling the impact of Covid-19, helping Forces communities move to the 'new normal' and supporting volunteers to carry out local projects.

Click here for more details on the Force for Change Programme

The Tackling Loneliness programme

This new, large grant programme will award two-year fixed grants of £70,000 to projects that seek to tackle loneliness and isolation within Armed Forces communities.

We'd particularly like projects to work with groups within the Forces community who are traditionally harder to reach and tend not to engage in services and provision available to them.

Click here for more details on the Tackling Loneliness Programme

Funding dates for your diary...

The Trust currently has three funding programmes supporting the Armed Forces community. 

For more information about these funding opportunities or to find out more about the Armed Forces Covenant Fund Trust, click here to view their website

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Volunteer Centre Dorset are thankful for the support from:

Dorset County Council
National Lottery Fund