Brief Community Fund

*Currently closed for applications*

 Currently closed for applications

The aim of the Brief Community Fund is to support organisations that work in the area of general mental health issues, age related mental ill health such as dementia and Alzheimer’s, and related care provision.

Grants of up to £3,000 are available.

Who can apply
The Brief Community Fund will support charities, voluntary and community groups working in the Greater Norwich, Great Yarmouth and Gorleston areas. This includes Churches/ PCCs and Parish Councils where the project is clearly community focused and inclusive.  

Please refer to our FAQs for specific guidance on the types of organisation/ project that are eligible to apply. Please note the specific guidance in the FAQs for Social Enterprises/ CICs.

Schools are not eligible to apply.

When to apply
The Fund is expected to re-open in 2018.

How to apply
Norfolk Community Foundation has an online application process.  If you have any problems at all using the new system please contact the Grants Team for support. 

If you are using an old version of eg. Internet Explorer you may find it helpful to download a copy of Google Chrome to ensure you have the best experience – this browser is free to download here  

Independent reference: Please note: we no longer require applicants to provide an independent reference with every application. Instead you will be asked to provide contact details for a referee within the online application form and we will contact the referee where we feel this will be helpful. Please see our FAQs for guidance on choosing an independent referee.

Making an online application:

Step 1 – Complete the online application form by clicking on the link below.  The new form enables you to upload various pieces of supporting information to complete your application. You can still send some or all of your supporting information separately by email or by post if you wish.

Step 2 – Ensure that Norfolk Community Foundation receives your online form, and all supporting information, by the deadline date.

Click here to begin an online application

For Fund enquiries please contact Clive Rayner, Grants Officer by email or tel 01603 623958



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