The Shop Direct Charitable Foundation fund is open again in both Merseyside and Manchester.

The fund aims to support charities, voluntary and community groups who work with, or run projects for, children and young people. The Shop Direct Charitable Foundation wishes to help create safe and inspiring environments for children and young people that impact positively on local social need.

Please note the deadline for applications for both areas is 5th December 2014. Only complete applications can be processed so applicants need to submit all supporting documents within one week of submitting applications (we can accept, and do encourage applicants, to send these documents electronically if possible). Any applications which are not complete cannot be considered and will be withdrawn.

The earliest the decision making panel will be held is the beginning of February the actual date is yet to be finalised so please take this into consideration when planning your project.

Funds of between £2,000 – £7,000 are available from this foundation

Please visit the Shop Direct Charitable Foundation website for more information and how to apply.