Hungate Community Fund

The Hungate Community Fund has been established by Hungate York Regeneration Ltd, the developer of the Hungate Regeneration project in York to support local charitable and community activity. The fund will distribute up to £25k per annum to small voluntary and community groups, small charities and other types of not for profit organisation provided that the purpose of the funded activity is wholly charitable.

Funding is available for projects which address the following areas of need:

  • Reducing inequality & hidden poverty
  • Improving health & wellbeing
  • Promoting good mental health
  • Reducing loneliness & social isolation

In this round, particular priority will be given to groups working to support personal or community development by increasing skills & educational attainment.

Size of grants

Grants are available of between £200 and £2000 (the panel may in exceptional circumstances exercise discretion and award up to £5000 however this is entirely at the discretion of the panel and groups should only apply for up to £2000).

Who can apply?

Please read our ‘How to Apply page for information on general eligibility.

Groups also need to be operating in the City of York (within the boundary of the area served by City of York council).

How to apply?

Please read the Hungate Guidance Notes carefully before applying.

Applications are only considered complete when all supporting documentation has been received either attached to the online application or posted to the office as paper copies.


When to apply?

The deadline for the current round is 20th May 2019


Recently awarded grants

Hungate Community Fund Successful Applicants

Areas covered