Giving for Thurrock (incorporating Thurrock Community Chest) are pleased to announce that the first round of funding has become available from the various fund raising activities that have been undertaken over the past 9 months.

Giving for Thurrock is now able to accept funding applications for Thurrock based projects or activities which aim to enhance or support work benefiting Children, Young People and Young Carers.

A limited number of grants of up to £1,500 are available; applications are invited from established Community Groups/Associations or from individuals who may be having difficulty accessing mainstream funding.

Funding can be applied for to support a range of expenses, for example, equipment, training, respite care etc. Beneficiaries must live in Thurrock.

Giving for Thurrock also have a limited number of Giving for Thurrock Small Grants available, up to £500 for groups and £300 for individuals. This money is available for small group projects or to kick start a larger project. Individuals can apply for assistance with purchasing educational equipment, or access to employment training or towards tools for their job etc.

Further information and application forms for all 3 grants are available on the Thurrock CVS website or by emailing [email protected] or to complete an application form please click one of the following links:

Small Grants Application Form

Children, Young People and Young Careers grants (Group application form)

Children, Young People and Young Careers grants (Individual application form)