What we won't fund

What we won’t fund

• groups that have more than 12 months running costs in unrestricted reserves.
• projects operating outside the county of Wiltshire / Borough of Swindon.
• organisations delivering services in Wiltshire or Swindon, who do not have a local governance structure for the project
• projects which are unable to start within 6 months of the grant being awarded
• applications where only a minority of the beneficiaries would be considered to be disadvantaged.
• one off events / sponsored events
• general large appeals
• the advancement of religion
• medical research and equipment
• animal welfare
• party political activities

What we might fund

• continuation funding
• major capital building projects will only be supported where a grant from the Community Foundation will make a real difference, for example putting in the disabled access

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