The Leathersellers’ Company Charitable Fund
The Leathersellers’ Company Charitable Fund operate two grant giving programmes for charities:
Small Grants Programme
This is a fast track application process for small one-off grants. This is particularly useful for funding small projects or to cover unexpected expenses. The value of the grant awarded could be up to a maximum of £3,000. A decision should normally be made within 6 weeks of receiving your application.
Main Grants Programme
The Main Grants programme awards Multi-Year Grants for a period of up to four years and large Single Year Grants. Funding can be offered for special projects, capital grants and core costs such as salaries, rent and utilities. The value of the grant awarded varies according to the size of the charity, the total cost of the project and other funding that has been secured.
Both grant making programmes, both can be accessed via our online application forms.
What We Fund
Charitable Grants are available to UK registered charities working within the UK. Whilst we prioritise those charities working for the benefit of people in Greater London, we do welcome and support applications from all corners on the UK.
We will fund special projects, capital grants and core costs such as salaries, rent and utilities.
You can apply for up to four years of funding.
We particularly welcome applications supporting the use of leather within the fashion industry, education in leather technology and the leather trade.