– 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.

Weaver’s Company Benevolent Fund

Closing Date: 04/07/2024

Amount: Up to £5,000


The Fund’s principal aim is to support people in trouble, particularly young offenders and ex-offenders, as well as other disadvantaged young people. Preference is given to pump-priming new projects, especially those that are innovative and can serve as a model elsewhere.

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The Society Foundation

Closing Date: 08/07/2024

Amount: Up to £2,500


The funding is intended to support people from the following groups move toward paid employment: - The recently homeless or vulnerably housed. - Ex-offenders. - Young people (16-24 years old) not in employment, education or training (NEET).

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