The Phoenix Fund

Global Fund for Children (GFC) and The National Lottery Community Fund have partnered to support the delivery of the Phoenix Fund – this fund aims to provide £1 million in emergency grants to Black, Asian, and Minority Ethnic (BAME*) communities across England for core costs.

The aims of the programme are to:

  • Offer core funding to BAME grassroots groups across England working with BAME communities.
  • Raise awareness of the unique challenges facing BAME communities across England.
  • Establish an effective, innovative partnership to improve and promote community-based organisations within English philanthropy.

There will be four rounds:

  • Round 1:
    • Application deadline: 21 August 2020
  • Round 2:
    • Application deadline: 2 September 2020
  • Round 3:
    • Application deadline: 16 September 2020
  • Round 4:
    • Application deadline: 30 September 2020

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