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The Architectural Heritage Fund - Heritage Impact Fund
Created: 11/08/2021, Updated: 12/08/2021
The Heritage Impact Fund offers tailored, flexible loans to charities, social enterprises and community businesses that want to acquire, reuse or redevelop historic or architecturally important buildings in the UK. These loans are delivered by the Architectural Heritage Fund (AHF).
Projects can focus on buildings that are listed, in a Conservation Area, or of special significance to the local community. They should be financially viable and help support the objectives of the organisation and provide impact on or benefits for the community.
Loans can be used for a wide variety of activities including working capital during the construction phase of a project and capital to grow the scope of a business or finance the acquisition of a property.
Who can apply?
To apply, you must be a formally constituted and incorporated charity, community business, or social enterprise whose members have limited liability.
How to apply?
Complete an Initial Enquiry Form so that the AHF can get in touch to discuss your requirements. They encourage applicants to contact them to discuss their project before applying. You can contact them by e-mailing [email protected] or calling on 020 7925 0199.