The trust’s aim is to help as many organisations as possible – grants therefore average £300-£500.

Grants are open to voluntary organisations and community groups (not individuals) that are addressing outstanding social needs in the areas of Colchester Borough Council and Tendring District Council. Funds must be spent within the areas of Colchester Borough Council and/or Tendring District Council.

The closing date for applications is 30th April and 31st October annually.

Apply here.