Chuffed to be chairing this event again!

Your opportunity to meet local, regional and national funders online and hear about the all-important latest pots of funding across Sussex and the UK.

Date: Tuesday 25 April, 12-2pm

Venue: Online via Zoom

Cost: FREE

Meet a range of funders and hear what is important to them when receiving applications. This will give you the best opportunity to get your application right first time.

This event is being hosted by Community Works, with the West Sussex Alliance of infrastructure organisations.

You will:

  • learn about funders’ priorities and criteria
  • understand what you need to get right in your applications
  • raise the profile of your organisation or project
  • find out how Community Works and other fellow infrastructure organisations can help you with your fundraising activity

Chaired by fundraising consultant Lucy Stone from No Stone Unturned, who will give helpful insights into current fundraising trends.

You will also hear from the following funders:

National Funders

  • The National Lottery Heritage Fund
  • Arts Council
  • The National Lottery Reaching Communities Fund

Sussex-wide Funders

  • Sussex Community Foundation
  • Sussex Police Crime and Crime Commissioner (Safer in Sussex Community Fund)
  • The Homity Trust
  • Ernest Kleinwort Charitable Trust
  • Pearce Foundation
  • Groundwork South (Tesco Community Grants)

Local Funders

Adur & Worthing

  • Community Infrastructure Levy, Adur and Worthing Councils
  • Worthing Community Chest
  • Co-op Communities Fund

Brighton & Hove

  • Brighton Soup
  • Brighton & Hove City Council’s Communities Fund

Mid Sussex District

  • Mid Sussex District Council Community Grants

More information and sign up here