Resources for grant applicants

Support for applicants

Explore tips, advice and other resources for charities and community groups applying for grant funding. If you are unable to find what you are looking for, please get in touch.


Due diligence requirements

More about our due diligence process and what your supporting documents should contain.

Funding hints and tips

Advice on how to optimise your application based on what our grants panel looks out for.

Acknowledging your grant

Guidance on how to acknowledge your grant from Berkshire Community Foundation.

Your local CVS organisation

A directory of the voluntary hubs that operate in Berkshire.

Measuring project impact

Advice on how to communicate the impact of your work, particularly to donors and funders.

A newspaper article about the gym reopening

Template press release

A press release template for use by successful grant applicants.

View our current funding opportunities below.

SMALL GROUPS: Sowing Seeds for success

On the 6th May 2021, we held a Community Focus event focusing on small charities and community groups – going through the entire grants applications process and how to maximise chances of success. Read the event recap here.

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