Funding and Grants

Applications for Village SOS funding are no longer being accepted. However, there are many ways of finance your community business – the important thing is to find a blend of funding that works best for you. It may take some time for a community business to be self-sustaining but don't let this deter you.horizon in winter

There is a wealth of funding available from a large number of organisations like Lottery Good Causes to the Big Issue's Big Invest scheme for social enterprise.

Here are some key organisations you may want to take a look at: