National Lottery Community Fund (NLCF)

UK-wide funding

Registered Charity Number: NA


Emergency fund name
  • Reaching Communities' grant programme
Grant size
  • Most grants £300 to £10,000 (some larger grants of over £10k for long-term projects) 
Funder's interests
  • Activities that support communities through the COVID-19 crisis
Activities supported
  • Churches and charities who are supporting vulnerable people and communities through COVID-19
  • Reaching communities 
Exclusions and other info
  • The existing grant programme is still running, with all funding decisions for the next six months devoted to addressing needs related to COVID-19.
  • You can still put in applications not relating to COVID-19, but be aware there will be increased competition. 
How to apply