Comic Relief Standard Grant Scheme 2009

A grant making programme managed by The Community Foundation in Wales Aims – Comic Relief supports work where there is clear evidence of beneficial impact on people and communities who are excluded or disadvantaged through low income, rural or social isolation, age, disabilities, race, sexuality or gender.

What will it fund?

Half of the available funds are aimed at projects that increase access to sport and exercise for people who face social exclusion and isolation, or are experiencing difficulties in their lives. The remaining grants will be awarded to projects that increase local services, build skills of local people, increase community cohesion, respond to local economic needs.

Who can apply?

Community groups, residents associations, community centres, social enterprises/community interest companies, credit unions

Grants available

Applicants can apply for between £1000 and £10,000 to support revenue and/or capital projects.

How to apply

Download full guidelines (Word)

Apply online

Download application form (Word)


Closing date for applications is 30th September 2009