COVID-19 Community Fund

Grants to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak in West Lindsey

Current Status of this scheme: Open
Last updated: 29/10/2020


A £100,000 West Lindsey COVID-19 Community Fund has been created to help communities as they respond to exceptional challenges over the coming months. We want to support local charities and community organisations that are delivering essential services to vulnerable residents impacted by COVID-19.

Charities and voluntary groups operating in West Lindsey can apply for a grant of between £250 and £5,000 to deliver projects or services.

Deadlines for this scheme

This scheme is open to applications until 31 March 2021. It may closer sooner if all funds are awarded or to respond to new COVID-19 development.

How much can we apply for?

The maximum grant available is £5,000
The minimum grant available is £250


We will review your application as quickly as possible and contact you to discuss with you your application at the earliest opportunity. If your organisation is in urgent need of funding support, please contact us directly.

Who can apply to this scheme?

The following types of organisations are eligible to apply:

  • Town Councils
  • Parish Council
  • Social Enterprises
  • Community Groups
  • Registered Charities
  • Voluntary Sector Organisations
  • Community Interest Companies
  • Local Authorities & Public Sector*
  • Faith or Religious organisations*

* Projects delivered by these organisations must be for the wider community benefit and not to support or promote any faith or religion.

If you have recently formed and do not have the necessary documentation as a formal group, please contact us directly.

How do I apply to this scheme?

You can find more detailed information about this scheme in our Guidance Notes.

To apply to this funding please download and complete the Application Form.

Completed Application Forms should be returned via e-mail.

Contact Details

If you have a query about this scheme or need further advice please contact us.


Organisations we have funded

Organisations we have funded
Organisation Grant Awarded
Bearded Fishermen £1,000.00
Brookenby Community Group £1,000.00
Building Resilience in Communities (BRIC) £2,850.00
Carers First £2,120.00
Community Learning in Partnership £900.00
Feeding Gainsborough £5,000.00
GAPA £500.00
Ingham Parish Council £3,000.00
Market Rasen Town Partnership £5,000.00
Northorpe Parish Council £250.00
Salvation Army £5,000.00
Saxilby Parish Council £1,000.00
Scothern Recreation Centre £850.00
Springline Good Neighbours Scheme £1,580.00
St George's School Community Fund £500.00
St John Ambulance £4,000.00
Stepping Stone Theatre for Mental Health £3,000.00
Tealby Community Shop £1,500.00
Think2Speak £5,000.00
Vital Stepping Stones £2,000.00