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Powering Up Programme Re-Opens

Power to Change is to reopen its Powering Up Programme to support community businesses across England to develop and grow their leadership skills and their organisations. This round will support up to twenty organisations that are looking to deliver changes within their business to help them to become more environmentally sustainable, and up to twelve businesses looking to learn how digital skills could help their business develop and grow.

The Powering Up programme offers a tailored support package for each community business and is worth up to £20,000 in total, this can be drawn down over a 12-month period. It includes:

  • Paid access to technical and business support providers (up to £9,000) who are brokered in to meet the specific needs of your community business
  • Professional development and wellbeing support (up to £3,000) such as leadership coaching, peer mentoring, team building and mental health support.
  • An £8,000 unrestricted grant to support you as a community business leader, and your team, to engage in the required support of the programme. This could be to cover your time, back fill a post, purchase essential equipment, or cover other expenditure that supports development and resilience of your community business.

The programme has a cross-cutting theme of diversity, equity and inclusion. Priority will be given to applications from areas of England facing high levels of deprivation, and organisations supporting or led by Minority Ethnic communities.

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Location: England

Value: up to £20k

Deadline: 19 Sept 2022

Date Added: 11 Jul 2022

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Powering Up Programme Re-Opens - FCS Associates

Powering Up Programme Re-Opens

Power to Change is to reopen its Powering Up Programme to support community businesses across England to develop and grow their leadership skills and their organisations. This round will support up to twenty organisations that are looking to deliver changes within their business to help them to become more environmentally sustainable, and up to twelve businesses looking to learn how digital skills could help their business develop and grow.

The Powering Up programme offers a tailored support package for each community business and is worth up to £20,000 in total, this can be drawn down over a 12-month period. It includes:

  • Paid access to technical and business support providers (up to £9,000) who are brokered in to meet the specific needs of your community business
  • Professional development and wellbeing support (up to £3,000) such as leadership coaching, peer mentoring, team building and mental health support.
  • An £8,000 unrestricted grant to support you as a community business leader, and your team, to engage in the required support of the programme. This could be to cover your time, back fill a post, purchase essential equipment, or cover other expenditure that supports development and resilience of your community business.

The programme has a cross-cutting theme of diversity, equity and inclusion. Priority will be given to applications from areas of England facing high levels of deprivation, and organisations supporting or led by Minority Ethnic communities.

Click here to find out more.

Location: England

Value: up to £20k

Deadline: 19 Sept 2022

Date Added: 11 Jul 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
Powering Up Programme Re-Opens - FCS Associates

Powering Up Programme Re-Opens

Power to Change is to reopen its Powering Up Programme to support community businesses across England to develop and grow their leadership skills and their organisations. This round will support up to twenty organisations that are looking to deliver changes within their business to help them to become more environmentally sustainable, and up to twelve businesses looking to learn how digital skills could help their business develop and grow.

The Powering Up programme offers a tailored support package for each community business and is worth up to £20,000 in total, this can be drawn down over a 12-month period. It includes:

  • Paid access to technical and business support providers (up to £9,000) who are brokered in to meet the specific needs of your community business
  • Professional development and wellbeing support (up to £3,000) such as leadership coaching, peer mentoring, team building and mental health support.
  • An £8,000 unrestricted grant to support you as a community business leader, and your team, to engage in the required support of the programme. This could be to cover your time, back fill a post, purchase essential equipment, or cover other expenditure that supports development and resilience of your community business.

The programme has a cross-cutting theme of diversity, equity and inclusion. Priority will be given to applications from areas of England facing high levels of deprivation, and organisations supporting or led by Minority Ethnic communities.

Click here to find out more.

Location: England

Value: up to £20k

Deadline: 19 Sept 2022

Date Added: 11 Jul 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