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Community Shares Booster Fund

Power to Change, a charity that supports community businesses is making funding available to Community businesses in England looking to raise finance through a community share issue.

The Community Shares Booster Fund is a funding scheme that supports new and existing community businesses in England that are at all stages of a community share issue.

Community Businesses can apply under two funding streams:

  • Development grants – averaging £5,000, to prepare a community share offer: financial planning, governance support, marketing costs and being awarded the Community Shares Standard Mark.
  • Equity match investment – typically matching £1 for £1 up to £25,000 invested by the Booster Fund, providing the minimum share offer target is achieved.

Initially, applicants need to submit an Expression of Interest.  Those successful at this stage will be invited to submit a full application.

Expression of Interest can be submitted at any time.

Click here to find out more. 

Location: UK

Value: £5k - £25k

Deadline: EOI at any time

Date Added: 27 Jun 2022

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Community Shares Booster Fund - FCS Associates

Community Shares Booster Fund

Power to Change, a charity that supports community businesses is making funding available to Community businesses in England looking to raise finance through a community share issue.

The Community Shares Booster Fund is a funding scheme that supports new and existing community businesses in England that are at all stages of a community share issue.

Community Businesses can apply under two funding streams:

  • Development grants – averaging £5,000, to prepare a community share offer: financial planning, governance support, marketing costs and being awarded the Community Shares Standard Mark.
  • Equity match investment – typically matching £1 for £1 up to £25,000 invested by the Booster Fund, providing the minimum share offer target is achieved.

Initially, applicants need to submit an Expression of Interest.  Those successful at this stage will be invited to submit a full application.

Expression of Interest can be submitted at any time.

Click here to find out more. 

Location: UK

Value: £5k - £25k

Deadline: EOI at any time

Date Added: 27 Jun 2022

Our success rate

Need help applying for this grant?

Yes, Please help me write a winning applicationNo, just keep me up-to-date with the latest grants