Grant News

Funding to Support Disadvantaged Young People and Offenders (UK)

The Weavers' Company, a textile-related, charitable and sociable organisation, has announced that the next closing date for its grants programme is the 17th March 2022.

Small registered charities can apply for grants of up to £15,000 for projects working with:

  • Supporting offenders and ex-offenders, particularly those under 30 years of age
  • Helping disadvantaged young people

To be eligible for funding, local organisations such as those working in a village, estate or small town should normally have an income of less than £100,000. Those working across the UK or in larger areas should normally have an income of not more than £250,000. Grants are usually given for one year. 

Applicants must show that they have investigated other sources of funding and made plans for the future, which should include replacement funding if appropriate. 

For further advice and information about the Company’s Charitable Grants or to receive an application form by e-mail, please contact Anne Howe, Charities Officer Tel:  020 7606 1155 / e-mail: .

To apply for a grant, complete the application form online, then print the form and mail it to The Weavers' Company together with your supporting documents.  


Useful Links:

Application Guidelines

Examples of Projects Funded


3rd December 2021