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Power to Change - Community Business Fund to reopen 24th April

Posted: Tue, 02 Apr 2019 17:03

Power to Change - Community Business Fund to reopen 24th April

The Power to Change, Community Business Fund is designed to support existing community businesses with grants to help them progress towards self-sufficiency. This could be through increasing trading income, securing an asset or significantly reducing revenue costs.

The fund opens for applications on 24 April and closes 22 May 2019 at 12 noon.

Power to Change advise that they are particularly keen to hear from community businesses in the East Midlands, South East and North East.


Grants of £50,000 – £300,000 are available to cover:

  • Capital costs including building, vehicles, equipment of significant value, refurbishment costs.
  • Project-specific revenue costs like staff costs, professional fees, volunteer costs

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