– At CWVA, we manage different funding pots to help distribute grants to community sector organisations.

We also signpost organisations to the funding opportunities available locally and nationally. Below is a list of funding pots that are currently open for applications.

Redrow Fund

Closing Date: 26/04/2024

Amount: Variable


Good causes in and around Chester are being offered the chance to share a £5,000 community fund.

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Capital Grants for Community Buildings – 2024-25 Fund now open

Closing Date: 13/05/2024

Amount: Up to £10,000


Funding is capped at £10,000 per application. The fund is targeted at community buildings, community groups and parish councils to develop their community buildings and spaces with projects that align with UKSPF priorities. The main outcomes of your project should be focused on financial sustainability – either saving or reducing costs or generating income.

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Central Social & Recreational Trust

Closing Date: 31/07/2024

Amount: Up to £1,000


The funding aims to enable disadvantaged children under the age of 21 to access facilities for recreational or other leisure time occupations. Grants will generally be no more than £1,000 although the Trustees will consider applications above this figure in exceptional circumstances. Funding is available for the following: Equipment for the use of all members of the club. Maintenance of properties, as long as the property is owned by the club or there is a significant lease period. Applications may be submitted at any time.

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