Voluntary and community organisation grants

Grants for projects which will benefit the residents of Taunton Deane. Details of financial help to a range of community projects within Taunton Deane.

Voluntary and community organisation small grants

Responsibility:  Somerset Community Foundation
We can provide financial help towards the running, delivery or project costs of voluntary and community organisations in the Taunton Deane Borough Council area.
If you would like to register your organisation for information or apply for funding please Email: info@somersetcf.org.uk  

Taunton unparished fund

Responsibility:  Democratic Services

The Fund is for Community improvements in the unparished area of Taunton (see map below).  Capital costs only

Map of Taunton Unparished Area

Unparished Bid application form 

Email: democraticservices@tauntondeane.gov.uk

Youth initiative fund

Responsibility: Tenants’ Forum
Grants to a maximum of £3,000 to support organisations and projects which seek to improve the lives, health and wellbeing of people aged up to 25 whose families are tenants of Taunton Deane Borough Council.

Email: BusinessSupportHousing&Communities@tauntondeane.gov.uk 

Additional support and advice with funding applications

Engage website and Community Council for Somerset (CCS) website offer support and advice with funding applications including needs evidence surveys, help with bid-writing, project and business planning. CCS also has a FREE online Funding Portal for any group with a Somerset postcode. The portal gives access to all national, regional and local funding opportunities.