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  • The Happiness Fund

    Created: 30/01/2024
    News/Events Category: Funding and Finance

    The Happiness Fund is available to enable and support projects which improve mental health and wellbeing, inclusion, learning and skills development in local communities. They are specifically looking for grassroots organisations that are set up for and by the local community.

    The main outcomes of the fund are:

    • Mental health
    • Wellbeing and happiness
    • Inclusion
    • Learning and skills development

    The fund is intended to support the setting up of new groups and activities, but to be successful, applicants will need to indicate how the activity/group can become self-sustainable or able to attract funding from other sources for the longer term.

    Who can apply

    To apply for the fund your project must be: (applications are welcomed from individuals and small businesses)

    • Based in your local community
    • Non-profit
    • Non-political
    • Focused on longevity

    How to apply 

    Click here to apply online via the fund website.There are three stages to the application process. Stage one is a qualifying round, stage two is a full application, and stage three is an interview. 

    For further information e-mail or call 0844 800 1701.

    The closing date for applications is Thursday 29 February 2024. Notification will take place on 05 April for interviews on 11 April 2024. The final winner will be announced on 24 May 2024.

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