IVAC runs a Funding Advice Service which aims to support your organisation
in getting and managing funds. IVAC’s Funding Advisor, Jo Crease,
can help you develop applications, find appropriate funders for your
projects, understand and fill in funding application forms, plan for
the future and in dealing with your grant once you have it.
Funder Finder database is available for use at IVAC, by appointment.
can contact Jo Crease by telephone on 020 7226 4862 ext.225 or by email
(please remember to include your group’s name and contact details).
Funding pages provide information on funders new and old, links to other
websites related to funding, ‘how to’ guides, and information
on getting more help from outside IVAC.
also our small
grants fundraising calendar page.
websites on Funding:
- searchable summary by the Active Communities Unit of all central
government funding (still in development so not complete, but still
- a very useful site, with an up to date list of all new funding sources.
- provides an A-Z list of trusts
- information on European Social Funding
- another good summary of funding sources
- downloadable guides from LVSC on funding issues
How to… (Useful files for you to download)
all funders want to know
sheet 1 – planning
sheet 2 – budgets
sheet 3 – application technique
sheet 4 – monitoring & evaluation
Fund scoring criteria
If you need more advice or support with fundraising IVAC’s Funding
Advisor can meet with you to talk about your group’s needs.
IVAC’s funding advisor Jo Crease on 020 7226 4862 ext. 25 or email