The fund is for voluntary and community organisation set up or run by leaders with first-hand experience of a social issue to ensure lived experience plays a key role in shaping how communities across the UK move towards recovery and renewal after the impact of COVID-19.
Grants of between £20,000 and £50,000.
The funding is for projects which meet the Fund’s priorities:
- Lived experience leadership can be central in developing strategies for the renewal of civil society through and beyond the COVID-19 crisis.
- Supporting and developing lived experience leadership at all levels of an organisation.
- Creating new opportunities for lived experience leaders and lived experience-led organisations to be central to any COVID-19 recovery and renewal response.