The Silk Purse Fund aims to support a wide range of charitable, voluntary and community organisations across Norfolk with grants from £500 to £5,000.
Applications to support the following types of activity will be considered:
- Support for families
- Opportunities for young people to raise their aspirations, develop skills and realise achievements where they may not be able to do so through education
- Age related mental ill health, and associated care provision
- Therapeutic activities for older and/ or vulnerable people, including but not limited to reminiscence work, music or drama.
Please note the Silk Purse Fund will not support ongoing operational/ revenue costs.
Projects to support the sustainability and development of charitable organisations will be considered in the following circumstances:
- Start-up costs
- Clearly defined projects that assist sustainable organisations to develop or expand their activities