The Diocesan Grants Panel meets four times a year.
All applications should be sent to Sue Heil (see application form for details) by these dates:
10 May 2016
30 August 2016
8 November 2016
Late applications are not accepted by the panel.
Parishes applying for Mission Development funding or Church Building Grants and Loans should have paid their Share in full in order to be eligible to apply. Please read the criteria fully before making an application.
Main Mission Development Fund – Grants of over £1,000 for new mission initiatives.
Small Mission Development Fund – Grants of below £1,000 for new mission initiatives. These grants are dealt with on a monthly basis, applications need to be in by the end of the month.
Church Buildings Grants and Loans – For urgent repairs to your church building
St Agnes Fund – Grants of up to £150 for people in dire need (i.e. for food, clothing, essential household items). Grants are paid via the Diocesan BACS system directly to parish accounts. There is no application form, applications are only accepted from a parish for someone living within the boundary of that parish. To request a grant, please send an email with the person’s name, amount requested and brief details of what the grant is for to Sue Heil