PLEASE NOTE ALL Irwell Valley Foundation funding requests are CURRENTLY ON hold. We are not accepting any new applications for the time being.
We know that when communities come together, great things happen!
From lunch clubs for older people, to holidays activities for young people - we have supported projects and initiatives that bring communities together and have a positive impact on individual people's lives and the wider community.
We've worked with resident and community groups to get a project off the ground, and we've helped to set up new groups in communities to address a specific need, such as the dementia cafes we support across Greater Manchester.
You can make a grant application for up to £25,000 that can be used to pay for things that will benefit your community such as:
We are always looking for communities to help, so if you have an idea or project that would benefit from our support, we'd love to hear from you.
Please complete all sections of the form so that we can understand why you are applying for the grant, what you plan on doing with it, and how you will benefit. Before you do this, please read the funding criteria, this will help you with your application.
If you need any help completing the form, please get in touch with us and we will be happy to help.