Community Matters (Yorkshire)

Types of Funding

There are several main sources of funding and each has different characteristics, criteria and eligibility – each with its own benefits and drawbacks. Some sources provide a range of funding types e.g. public bodies make grants but they also enter into contracts and service level agreements with voluntary organisations. When researching appropriate funding sources for your work – consider the type of support as well as the source.

Charitable Trusts

Lottery Funding

Public or Statutory Funding

Company Funding

Loan Funding