Power to Change funding

Apply for local community business funding, including a seed corn grant provided by Power to Change.

We are working with Power to Change and Collaborate CIC to assess the feasibility of a future programme of support and funding for community businesses in Suffolk. 

Power to Change’s programmes aim to boost local economies. They will do this in Suffolk by funding community businesses across the county.

You can use our application form if you are based in one of these areas:

  • Brandon
  • Leiston and Saxmundham
  • Sudbury

If you are based in a different area in Suffolk, you can apply for funding through Power to Change.

Apply for the Suffolk seed grant fund

Power to Change are making a fund to provide seed corn grants of up to £5,000 available to community based groups.

You can apply for a grant of between £250 and £5,000 by midnight on Friday 20 October 2017.

Read the guidance for applicants (PDF, 405KB) for detailed information on the programme, including:

  • who can apply
  • what type of grant you're eligible for
  • the application process

You can also attend a webinar which will have more information and the opportunity to ask questions. This will take place on Monday 2 October 2017 at 3pm to 4pm. Registration details are in the guidance document on page 3.

To apply for funding today download and fill in the application form (Word, 61KB) and send it to suffolk@powertochange.org.uk.

Read our frequently asked questions about Suffolk seed grants (PDF, 136KB).