Lloyds Bank Foundation Enable Fund

24 Apr 2015 Funding

Lloyds Bank Foundation's Enable Fund provides an opportunity for voluntary and community organisations and charitable incorporated organisations to strengthen their organisational development in areas, such as leadership and governance; demonstrating outcomes and communications etc

Grants are up to £15k a year over two years, and are awarded to charities addressing issues of multiple disadvantage at points of transition. It's more of an opportunity to help organiations plan for the future and take a strategic approach that put them in a stronger position and attract more funding.

Enable can fund a range of activity related to the development and improvement of the capability of your organisation, for example:

  • business and service developments and plans
  • development of monitoring systems
  • investigation of mergers, partnerships, shared services, contract diversification
  • consultancy support
  • quality standards
  • development of new income streams and enterprise

Please note that Enable is not a small grants programme and will not fund core costs for the running of your charity. 

Further information is available on their website

Application is by expression of interest, followed by an application.