Available Small Grants

Manchester and Salford Medical Charitable Fund

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:
Manchester & Salford Medical Charities Fund Application Form

or Email: Enquiries@charityservice.org.uk to request an application form by post.


Cinderella Charitable Fund

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 Fund Group Holiday Application Form
Download an individual application form here:
Cinderella Fund Individual Holiday Application Form

or Email: Enquiries@charityservice.org.uk to request an application form by post.


Pennington Charitable Fund

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 equipment which will improve general welfare. Grant beneficiaries must be resident within the cities of Manchester or Salford.

Download an application form here:
Pennington Charitable Fund Application Form

or Email: Enquiries@charityservice.org.uk to request an application form by post.


The Charity Service Discretionary Fund

Applications for funding are invited from charities, organisations and individuals to assist disadvantaged, sick and infirm people and those living in poverty. Grants are available for any charitable purpose to beneficiaries living within the Greater Manchester area.

Download an application form here:
The Charity Service Dicretionary Fund Application Form

or Email: Enquiries@charityservice.org.uk to request an application form by post.