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£500,000 Community funding available for 2021

£500,000 Community funding available for 2021

Our £500,000 community fund is now available for neighbourhood and community based projects!

The fund supports local projects run by charities, resident and community groups, voluntary organisations, social enterprises and partner agencies. Jigsaw Foundation supports Jigsaw Group’s vision of ‘We want everyone to live successfully in a home they can afford’ and mission of ‘Creating homes. Building lives.’

Applications are assessed alongside Jigsaw Group’s neighbourhood plans.

Applications for funding up to £25,000 are voted on by our tenants through our Jigsaw Rewards surveys.  Entries over this amount will be decided by Jigsaw Homes Group’s Executive team.

Visit our website to find out more about these projects supported by our community investment fund.

Who can apply?

Applications can be made by residents and/or any of the groups mentioned above. Projects must demonstrate that they make a positive difference to the lives of Jigsaw Homes’ residents in one or more of the following areas:

  • Health and well-being and social inclusion
  • Employment, individual capacity building, enterprise and training
  • Environmental improvement
  • Sustaining tenancies
  • Financial and digital inclusion

Please read the guidance notes before making an application, we also strongly encourage you to speak to a member of the Jigsaw Foundation Team before submitting an application; to do this please email or call 0300 111 1212.

Editable application forms can be downloaded here or call us if you require a paper copy.

Visit our website to find out more about Jigsaw Foundation.

Good luck with your bid 🙂