National Lottery Community Fund: The Local Connection Fund: The National Lottery Fund is offering grants of between £300 and £2,500 for small, local charitable organisations, including charities, social enterprises, Community Interest Companies and Faith groups in England working to bring people and communities together and reduce loneliness and isolation caused by COVID-19. The grants will help to bring people together in a safe and secure way. This could include, for example:
- Covering the costs of technologies and equipment that will help people feel more connected within their communities.
- Helping strengthen organisations and their services through training and development.
Applications have to be submitted by 6th August. For further information or to make an application go to: