British Muslim Covid-19 Fund

Grants up to £5,000 for registered charities/organisations and voluntary groups irrespective of faith, working towards ameliorating the impact of Covid-19

The British Muslim Covid-19 Fund is offering major and small grants and donations of £250 to £5,000 to registered charities/organisations and voluntary groups irrespective of faith who are combatting the affects of Covid-19.

This special emergency fund has been brought together by a group of charities to respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis in the UK, facilitated by Peace and Relief International. "The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) is affecting all of our lives, and while we make sense of this new reality, our institutions and organisations are facing extreme pressure. At this difficult time, for us all, we’re determined to do everything we can to support the institutions and people leading on the front line battling against COVID-19 and its wider impact"

"The British Muslim Covid-19 Fund is here to assist all those great organisations that are supporting to protect and assist the most vulnerable through these testing times. To all our charities and volunteer groups, we have a duty to support you. Many of you are tirelessly working to bolster the NHS staff, assist with social care, feed the isolated and assist affected families with bereavement and funeral services".

Major grants are up to £5,000 and small grants and donations programme: supporting community groups, grass roots organisations, food banks and other volunteer groups - offers grants and donations up to £1,000.  Apply by short on-line application requiring details of a referee. Details at: https://britishmuslimcovid19fund.co.uk/ 

For funding information, support and advice, plus feedback on draft bids please get in touch with kaye.wilson@val.org.uk and to keep track of funding sources go to: https://doinggoodleeds.org.uk/sources-of-grant-funding.html