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Berkshire Community Foundation Funding Opportunities

Berkshire Community Foundation’s new funding round runs from 6-28 January. One-to-one sessions are being held during this time in Slough on Friday 24 January. Art Council England, National Lottery and the Heritage Fund will also be in attendance and running 1-1s on the same day so groups can see multiple funders in one place.

Book a one-to-one session:

If groups are unable to attend, for further information and advice please email:

‘Berkshire Community Foundation (BCF) awards grants to a wide range of projects to build stronger communities and enrich lives by supporting organisations addressing need.’


  • Give a Child a Chance: Grants are made to individual children and groups, working with children with disabilities and/or facing disadvantage.
  • Carers Fund: Berkshire Carers Service Fund will allocate awards aiming to benefit carers to charities or community groups working in Berkshire.
  • Vital for Berkshire Essential Resources Fund: ‘Vital for Berkshire’ aims to increase support for people across Berkshire who are struggling to cope with a range of issues preventing them from having a safe home, good health and secure employment.
  • BCF Funds for the Elderly: BCF manages a number of funds which aim to support projects tackling issues of isolation, disability and/or disadvantage affecting the elderly.
  • Groups are advised to only apply for one fund for this round.

    Further information: