Lichfield Greenhill Bower Parade

Are you part of a local community group, non-profit, ptfa or charity in the Lichfield District? Perhaps you’re trying to raise money for a charity close to your heart? Did you know you can apply to be a part of the Lichfield Bower marshalling team? It’s a fun and easy job, helping with participant safety […]

Lichfield Community Lottery

Grants up to £1,000 are available! These grants will be awarded to organisations who provide facilities or services for local people.  The aim is to enhance the provision of service, provide new services or to help make organisations more efficient or to improve the scope of their provision.  This might include extending provision to other people. […]

Whittington & Fisherwick Fund

You can apply for a grant of up to £2000. The former name of this fund was the Whittington Poor Fund, and it was held by a local panel within the village of Whittington.  This fund transferred to the management of The Community Foundation in 2016 with the support and recommendation of the Charity Commission. […]

We Love Lichfield

We Love Lichfield is an endowment fund, and provides funding to community and voluntary organisations across the whole Lichfield district, including in Burntwood and the surrounding villages.  In 2017, Lichfield District Council devolved their local community grants to the We Love Lichfield fund, and there are currently 2 rounds of funding every year, one in […]

Volunteering Opportunities in Lichfield, March 2024

Welcome to March everyone, there’s plenty happening this month to be aware of! International Women’s Day, Mother’s Day, Good Friday and Easter Sunday are all coming up and will be here sooner than you think! One of the largest events around the world this March is Ramadan, not only in its importance in Islam but […]

Southeast Staffordshire Healthy Communities VCSE Alliance Engagement Funding

We are looking for applications to this Engagement Funding with outcomes linked to health and wellbeing priorities. For example (but not limited to): Diabetes, Falls/Frailty, Heart Disease, Hospital discharge, Mental health, (MSK) Musculo-skeletal conditions, Respiratory conditions, Stroke and ALDD (Adults with Learning Difficulties or Disabilities). We are looking for new projects and proposals that will […]

Midlands Bowel Cancer Support Group 2024 Meeting Dates

2024 Midlands Bowel Cancer Support Group Meeting Dates, Time & Venue DAY DATE TIME MEETING VENUE Monday 8th January 18:30 – 20:30 Riverside Hotel, Riverside Dr, Branston. Thursday 25th January 10:30 – 12:30 Whittington Village Hall, Nr. Lichfield. Monday 12th February 18:30 – 20:30 Riverside Hotel, Riverside Dr, Branston. Thursday 22nd February 10:30 – 12:30 […]

Volunteering Opportunities in Lichfield, February 2024

Well, January felt like it just rushed on by and the December Holiday feels like an age ago, 2024 is steaming ahead and the year truly begins now. So! Now we’ve had time to recover from the New Year celebrations and we have got back on track, let’s make this year the best we can!And […]

Swinfen Broun Charitable Trust

Small grants for organisations working in the City of Lichfield.

The aims of the Trust Fund as taken from the Trust Deed are as follows:

  • Provide or maintain or assist in the provision or maintenance of public halls, meeting places, playing fields, sports facilities for the public at large in the interests of social welfare, with the object of improving their condition of life, places for housing the arts, libraries, museums or other educational institutions to which the public have access.
  • Provide or maintain or assist in the provision or maintenance of public gardens or public open spaces.
  • Provide or maintain or assist in the provision or maintenance of equipment or items for use in or with any of the objects mentioned in the above.

Funding is for capital project costs.

Applications are accepted throughout the year and are considered at a meeting of the Trustees held quarterly.

An application form can be found on the Swinfen Broun Charitable Trust website. It is preferred that the \’Word\’ version is downloaded with the completed form sent via email as an attachment to the Trust\’s Clerk. A copy of the organisation\’s last audited accounts should be submitted along with the completed application form.

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