National Lottery Community Fund (NLCF)

UK-wide funding

Registered Charity Number: NA


Emergency fund name
  • Awards for all
  • Reaching communities
  • People and places
  • People and communities
Grant size
  • Up to £20,000
Funder's interests
  • Bring people together and build strong relationships in and across communities
  • Improve the places and spaces that matter to communities
  • Help more people to reach their potential, by supporting them at the earliest possible stage
Activities supported
  • Religious organisations if their project benefits the wider community and does not include religious content.
  • Registered charities.
  • CIO and CICs.
  • Community benefit societies.
  • Social connections and community activities to create healthier, happier lives and a flourishing society; supporting amazing community-led projects.
  • Capital costs (such as building and land improvements), staff costs, running costs, activities, equipment, other core costs needed to support the project
Exclusions and other info
  • Religious activities
How to apply
  • Ongoing