To discuss a potential application, or for general information and advice about the fund, please contact:

Gareth Shields, Community Investment Manager

We pride ourselves not just on working in our communities but being part of them

Our central southern England fund awarded £195,000 to 86 projects during 2020 to help support our communities to become more resilient. The fund helps communities to build resilience for emergency events and protect the welfare of vulnerable community members.

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The 2022 Resilient Communities Fund is now open for applications. This year’s fund is worth £1million and will focus on responding to emergency events, in particular improving the resilience of vulnerable members of the community. Application forms and the fund guidelines are available to download below.

Please read the guidelines document before completing an application form.

The deadline to submit your application is 1st June 2022. Decisions on awards will be made in Autumn

The fund operates in our central southern England network area. 

If you are unsure who your distribution network operator is, you can find out here

Forms and guides