Expression of interest form – Groups

We recommend you read our Application Guidance notes before submitting an Expression of Interest.

Please note that we do not award retrospective grants – be sure to allow plenty of time to go through the grants process. We would recommend you allow a minimum of 3 months.

Please complete the form below, to tell us what you want to do and how much you would like to apply for. If we have a donor fund that fits with what you want to do, we will invite you to apply and give you a deadline.

About you

*indicates a required field


What does your organisation do? (max 750 characters) *

Funding request

What does your organisation need funding for? * (max 750 characters)

How much funding are you looking for? *

When are you hoping to start your project/funded activity? (Please note that we do not award retrospective grants – be sure to allow plenty of time to go through the grants process. We would recommend you allow a minimum of 3 months.) *

What outcomes would a grant help your project to achieve? * (select all that apply) NB. We know your work doesn’t always fit in a box, please select all those that best apply to your funding request and use the ‘other please specify’ to explain in more detail if you wish to!

 Increase access to education, qualifications and skills/ increase employability Supporting people in a time of crisis Improve Health and wellbeing (physical/mental/emotional) Improve/increase access to Sport exercise and leisure activities Arts/culture/heritage Improve community cohesion Reduce crime and antisocial behaviour / promote safer communities Strengthen organisation and capacity building/ Improve community facilities Reduce isolation

Other please specify:


Is your project: * (select either or both where applicable)

 For general community benefit To support a specific group of excluded/disadvantaged people, if so please specify below

What age group are the beneficiaries of the activity/project you are looking to fund? * (select all that apply)
 Children/young people Adults Families Older people (65+)


Where will your project take place?/What geographical area will your work cover? * (tick all that apply)
 Elmbridge Epsom & Ewell Guildford Mole Valley Reigate & Banstead Runnymede Spelthorne Surrey Heath Surrey Wide Tandridge Waverley Woking Other

Specify the ward/village/specific area the project will take place in if possible:

How did you hear about us? *

 Received/applied for a grant previously CVS/ referral funding organisation UKCF/another Community Foundation Internet search Social media E-newsletter

Other please specify: