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What is Funding Central?

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

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

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  • View funding and finance listings in full
  • Save your searches to your profile for next time
  • Receive our weekly newsletter of funding updates and deadline alerts tailored to your needs.

“It would take hours to track down the information you provide”

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Run a Christmas crowdfunder

From community Christmas trees to Christmas dinner for carers; last year community groups raised thousands of pounds through Christmas crowdfunding campaigns.

We're working with Crowdfunder to help you explore crowdfunding as part of your funding mix.

Start your Christmas crowdfunding campaign

User guides

Starting out on your funding search? Want to improve your search results? Or just looking for our top tips?

Make sure you are getting the most out of the features on Funding Central.

Watch our how to user guides

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 2014 - 2015 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

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Avon and Somerset Police and Crime Commissioner's Community Action Fund
Avon and Somerset Police Community Trust
BBC Children in Need - Small Grants Programme
BBC Children in Need
Children and Young People Emotional Wellbeing Programme – Building Resilience through Emotion Coaching
Somerset County Council

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