Rainbow Fund small grants available now

Besi Besemar March 26, 2013

WEB.600LGBT voluntary sector groups looking for small grant funding can apply to the Rainbow Fund in April.

Rainbow Fund grants are normally only given out in the autumn, however for the first time the Fund is able to go ahead with a small grants round this spring.

Applications need to be made to the Sussex Community Foundation via their website – by April 19, 2013.

Paul Elgood, Chairman of the Rainbow Fund said:

“Thanks to the continued generosity of our fundraising groups and supporters, for the first time we are able to offer two grant rounds this year. Our main grants round will be in the autumn, however we will also consider applications for small grants in the spring.

“Voluntary sector organisations¬† with projects which will benefit the local LGBT community are encouraged to appl

The Rainbow Fund is independently administered by the Sussex Community Foundation to provide donors with a transparent and open way to support the LGBT community.

Everyone at the Rainbow Fund is a volunteer, with no salaries, offices or overheads to fund.