Our programmes

Open and upcoming funding programmes for community businesses.


Community Business Crowdmatch provides an incentive to maximise your crowdfunding campaign by match-funding what you raise from a crowd. Up to £10,000 to support new and existing community businesses. 

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Powering Up

Powering Up is for community businesses who need support shifting from an emergency mindset to investing in future planning. The initial phase provides support for improving digital skills.

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Delivered by the Community Shares Unit and funded by Power to Change, Community Shares Booster supports community businesses in the process of setting up and launching a community share offer.

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The Community Business ReBoost fund aims to support community businesses to raise community shares capital that can support their recovery, pivot or expand the business in response to Covid-19. 

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