Funding: Early Years Opportunities programme
The Masonic Charitable Foundation’s Early Years Opportunities programme is open to charities that help disadvantaged children and young people overcome the barriers they face to achieve the best possible start in life.
The foundation is offering small grants and large grants to charities whose beneficiaries are in England and Wales. Both grants are offered for projects that support disadvantaged and vulnerable children and young people up to the age of 25.
Small grants – charities with an income of under £500,000 can apply for between £500 and £5,000 per year for up to three years.
Next closing date for applications: 27 September 2019
Large grants – charities with an income of over £500,000 can apply for a grant for up to three years. Grants are between £10,000 and £80,000. Large grants must be used to fund a specific project.
Next closing date for applications: 19 August 2019