Is your community group or business looking for funding?
If you are a business or a community group / voluntary organisation and looking for funds, you can follow the links below to help in your search. If you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact your Community Link Officer.
Specialist advisors for community groups
For community groups we can also refer you to other specialist advisors such as
- Cornwall Community Rural Charity (CRCC)
- Volunteer Cornwall
- Community Energy Plus
- Cornwall Voluntary Sector Forum
Cornwall Council Community Chest
The Community Chest gives small grants to not-for-profit groups across Cornwall. Each Cornwall Councillor has a small grants budget to support projects in their area. For further details, please see Cornwall Council Community Chest.
- Cornwall Community Foundation
- Big Lottery Fund
- Sport England
- Community Led Local Development
- Locality List of Grants
- Arts Council
- Lottery Heritage Funding
- Ministry of housing, Communities and Local Government
- Cornwall Sports Partnership
- National Council for Voluntary Organisations NCVO
- Cornwall Association for Local Councils
Starting a new community/ sports group
If you are setting up a community group that needs funds, you will need to agree a constitution that explains how you will operate.
- Guidance on a simple community constitution.
- Types of community organisation structures
- Sports Club - please look at the Sport England page for support with governance and policies
If you are a business based in Cornwall please follow the link below to access the GrowthHub Business Support. This service can be used as often as you need.
Other specialist advisors for businesses
For support for your community organisation or project please contact your Community Link Officer.