Funding Sources

There are hundreds of charitable funders who give money to good causes in Cambridgeshire. We’re here to help you find the funders that match your organisation and projects.

Use the links to browse funders, organised by areas of work. For the most up-to-date information on funders that will match your organisation’s structure, objectives and costs that need covering, head over the self-service funding search engine via the Support Cambridgeshire funding portal. You can also sign up for our monthly Funding Alert emails and contact our team for help with preparing your application.

Coronavirus Funds

The charity sector has a vital role to play in responding to the Covid-19 crisis, and many organisations will need help to stay afloat at this difficult time.

Arts & Culture

A list of funders that specialise in arts and culture across the UK.

Capital projects

Funding for the purchase or construction of large assets - new buildings, extensions and refurbishments, vehicles, AV systems and other expensive equipment.

Children & Young People

Funders that specialise in supporting projects connected with children and young people.

Diversity & Equality

Funders who specialise in ensuring equal opportunity and access to services.


These funds cover schools and colleges, plus organisations that provide education in and out of school settings.


Our guide to funders that specialise in the environment.


There are various general-purpose funders that will fund a wide variety of projects.


These funders specialise in grants for heritage projects, including building restorations, museums, archives and war memorials

Mind & Body

Our list of funders covering physical and mental health, disability and support for older people.

Small Grants

Just need a small amount of money for a community project? Here's a good place to start looking.

Social Issues

These funds cover issues such as crime, homelessness, drug and alcohol abuse, and poverty.

Sports & Recreation

Looking for funding for your sports club, charity or community group that provides opportunities for leisure and recreation? This list of funders might be able to help.