High Sheriff’s Fund

Grant Type Project costs
Status Closed
Applications accepted from Social Enterprises? No
Maximum grant available £1,500
Deadlines 6 January 2020

Brief Description

Grants for charitable, voluntary and community groups working with young people (aged 8-25) to address citizenship, community safety and crime prevention.


*Social Enterprises and CICs are not eligible to apply to this fund.*

Grants up to £1,500 are available for work with young people (aged 8-25) that addresses citizenship, community safety and crime prevention which tackles issues such as:

  • Bullying
  • Vandalism and arson
  • Anti-social behaviour
  • Homelessness
  • Internet safety
  • Personal safety
  • Road safety
  • Knife crime
  • Drug and alcohol abuse/awareness
  • Community cohesion, especially with older people and minorities

Who can apply?

The Foundation will consider applications from charities, voluntary and community groups in Suffolk whose primary aim is to improve the quality of people’s lives.  For this particular fund, schools can also apply subject to the project being an extra curricular activity.
Successful applicants will be invited to collect their grant award at the High Sheriff’s Awards on the evening of 26th March 2020.

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