Available Small Grants

Applications for funding are invited from charities, organisations and individuals to assist disadvantaged, sick and infirm people and those living in poverty. Grants are issued to assist with the purchase or supply of activities, amenities or items of a medical nature which are NOT supplied by the NHS. Grant beneficiaries must be resident within the Cities of Manchester or Salford.

Download an application form here M&SMCF APPLN FORM OCT 2015 FINAL
or Email: Enquiries@charityservice.org.uk to request an application form by post.

Letters of thanks from grant recipients

We were very pleased to receive a grant of £800 from the Manchester And Salford Medical Charitable Fund. The grant will be of immense benefit in helping us to deliver specialist services to meet the needs of visually impaired people in Manchester and Salford“.
Henshaws society for blind people, North West

“Your donation of £750 will go towards helping to ensure that every disabled child in Manchester fulfils their potential and leads an active childhood. Your support will help Whizz-Kidz to change disabled children’s lives, literally overnight. By providing them with customised mobility equipment, training and advice, we actually give them something more important. We give them the independence to live a life of freedom at home, school and play; the independence to be themselves.”




Applications for funding are invited from groups and individuals for grants to support the costs of a holiday for sick and convalescent children whose family are unable to afford to take them on holiday. Grants are only available to residents within the cities of Manchester or Salford, East Lancashire, North East Cheshire, North West Derbyshire.

Please note individual applications must be supported by a sponsor, such as a recommending social worker, GP or other professional person e.g. police officer, minister of religion, person with professional qualifications like teachers, accountants, engineers and solicitors, who have known the applicant for at least two years, live in the UK and hold a British or Irish passport.

Download a group application here CINDERELLA GROUP APPLN FORM OCT 2015
Download an individual application form here CINDERELLA INDIVIDUAL APPLN FORM OCT 2015
or Email: Enquiries@charityservice.org.uk to request an application form by post

Letters of thanks from grant recipients

“This kind of holiday is a once in a lifetime experience for the most needy of our young people. The holiday was a great success and the young people really enjoyed the experience of a boat trip. It was a very comfortable boat, well equipped for the young people who cooked, crewed and cleaned. Many thanks ”
The Addy Young People’s Centre
Narrowboating, Cheshire Ring

“An excellent weekend away made financially viable thanks to the Cinderella Fund”
St Augustine’s CE Primary School
Activity weekend including walking, swimming & a visit to slate mines, Betws-y-Coed, North Wales

“On behalf of the children who went on the holiday we would like to thank the Cinderella Fund for their generous donation and making this fantastic opportunity possible. Many thanks!”
Charlestown CP School
Mixed activity residential, Prestatyn

“A very successful trip. Thank you.”
Salford Lads & Girls Club
Camping, Aberystwyth