6 February 2017
Leeds Community Foundation is pleased to announce a new £50,000 Fund aimed at start-up social enterprises or established social enterprises with a new venture.The enterprise must be located in and delivering benefits to residents of the Leeds or Bradford Metropolitan Districts. We will accept applications from organisations located outside these areas providing the services support Leeds or Bradford Metropolitan Districts residents. We are seeking to fund one or two enterprises and will prioritise applications benefiting vulnerable client groups and clearly demonstrating how the funding will kick start a new project with an innovative and entrepreneurial approach to service delivery and growth. The fund has a strong interest in supporting projects working with: children/young people and adults at risk of grooming, domestic violence or trafficking; refugees; and older people.
For more information, the Fund Criteria and to apply, go to - http://www.leedscf.org.uk/enterprise-start-upgrowth-fund/