Normally not considered for funding:
  • Large national charities having substantial fund-raising potential,
    income from legacies and or endowment income.
  • Organisations not registered as charities in the UK or those that have been
    registered for less than a year.
  • Pre-school groups.
  • Out of school play schemes including pre-school and holiday schemes.
  • Charities not funded by any other charity.
  • Very small and narrowly specialised activities.
  • Local authorities.
  • Individuals or charities applying on behalf of individuals.
  • General requests for donations.
  • Expeditions or overseas travel.
  • ‘Campaigning’ organisations.
  • Charities whose main aim is to raise funds for other charities with
    substantial cash reserves.