PEOPLE & PLACE FUND 22

- OPEN FOR APPLICATIONS -

We are always looking for individuals with great ideas for tackling problems in the places where they live or work. Footwork focuses on finding people with the potential  to deliver change; and on giving them the  best chance to deliver that promise.


Each year we support a handful of local social innovators working in communities across the UK.

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ARE WE A MATCH?

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PEOPLE

We believe in people power!

Identifying and supporting budding social innovators with bags of potential is the most important factor we consider when making decisions about funding. We are looking for people who: 

  • Are passionate about their community and committed to their project idea 

  • Are clear-headed and thorough in the project's design and in their approach 

  • Are willing to be bold and ambitious

We also care about….

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YOUR IDEA

We are looking for game-changing, innovative ideas that tackle these problems head on and which have the support and interest of the community involved.

We want to understand more about the problem you are tackling, the impact it is having on your community and why it matters.

And ...

THE

PROBLEM

To understand more about what we're looking for & how to apply, please read this guidance info

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PEOPLE & PLACE FUND 22

We will be open to receiving applications between

13th May 2022 - 30th September 2022 on a rolling basis

IDEA-INTO-ACTION

Grants of up to £5,000

We offer funding to individuals, groups & organisations with bold ideas. We support potential where other funders may see risk and we value the opportunity to experiment and explore.

ACTION-INTO-IMPACT

Grants of up to £10,000

We offer funding to individuals, groups & organisations to grow their project. We understand how important this is to help build strong foundations and achieve greater impact.