Comic Relief Launches New Core Funding for Small Organisations in UK

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Comic Relief is launching a pilot core funding programme this week for smaller organisations delivering work in the UK.

As part of its new grants strategy which was published last month, Comic Relief is launching the Core Strength Funding Programme which will open on 16 June to applications from small organisations delivering work in the UK with an annual income of between £100,000 and £500,000.

The new grants strategy focuses on four areas that will help Comic Relief to best achieve its vision of ‘A Just World Free from Poverty’, in which everyone is safe, healthy, educated and empowered.

This new fund is aimed at smaller organisations working across the following four programme areas (as outlined in the new grants strategy):

  • Investing in children and young people to be ready for the future.
  • Empowering women and girls to be free to lead the lives they choose.
  • Improving the health and…

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