Explore the benefits of Funding Central

What is Funding Central?

Funding Central lists thousands of funding and finance opportunities for voluntary and community organisations and social enterprises registered in England. There's also a wealth of tools supporting you to develop a sustainable income strategy.

"Funding Central is the best funding tool I have come across"

Changes to Funding Central

Our funding has changed. From 15 June 2016 you will need to subscribe to use the site.

Subscription is free for orgs under £100,000 and only £100+VAT for orgs over £100,000.

Read about the changes to Funding Central

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Our subscription bands

FREE for organisations with income below £100,000 per year

£100 + VAT for organisations with income of over £100,000 per year

£50 + VAT for individuals not directly connected with an organisation

Our subscription bands

What our users say

Our users give Funding Central the thumbs up. In our last user survey

  • 85% said they were satisfied or very satisfied
  • Almost 90% said we save them time; on average around three hours each week

“It helped discover funding opportunities I didn't know existed”

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Our impact

We regularly review and evaluate how Funding Central is working and how we're helping support the voluntary sector.

After talking to our users we've pulled together the key findings to share how we are doing.

View our 2015 - 2016 impact poster

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Do you need support & advice?

Find tools and resources to help you make the right decision.


Explore the grants cycle, how to apply for grants and manage a relationship with a funder.


Find out how to tender and negotiate contracts and access tools to help assess the benefits and risks.

Loan finance

Explore why and when social investment could be an option for your organisation.

Get started: Watch our new user guides

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Learn how to get the most out of the features on the site - watch our user guides

Funding deadlines

Seafarers UK
Seafarers UK
Action Medical Research
Action Medical Research
Affinity Sutton Community Chest
Affinity Sutton
Charity Jobs