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Up to £10,000 of £200,000 fund

Funding for charity, social enterprise and community groups in the UK working to help local communities to prosper. Ideas must support social change and deliver measurable impact.

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£200,000 for UK social enterprises

Supporting social innovation with Crowdfunder

Changemaker is a fund to help social enterprises, small charities and community groups to deliver projects in the UK that create innovative solutions to improve communities.

Santander has £200,000 to support Changemakers who turn to the Crowd to make great ideas happen.

The Changemaker Fund has been created to support projects that help disadvantaged people to have confidence in the future by building skills and knowledge or innovative ideas that help communities prosper.

If you have a project which the Crowd support we’ll provide the final 50% to help you reach your target. 

Together we can create social change through the power of ideas.

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Changemaker projects

The project: #support4september image

The Project: #Support4September Devon

We are an award winning mental health project. Funding will allow us to develop and expand the support offered to young people and families.

Successfully overfunded

  • 67 supporters
  • £15.3k raised
  • 35 days
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Bring children back in touch with nature UK

Our Munching Caterpillar project is inspiring children to be the wildlife guardians of the future. We need your help to expand our work.

Successfully overfunded

  • 314 supporters
  • £11.3k raised
  • 35 days
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Growing Better CIC West Yorkshire

To provide support and jobs for people with mental health challenges we're building an indoor hydroponic vertical farm growing micro greens.

Successfully overfunded

  • 71 supporters
  • £21k raised
  • 28 days
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XLR8 Summer School West Midlands

To run a summer school for children to support their health and well-being and encourage social cohesion during the school holidays

Successfully overfunded

  • 50 supporters
  • £10k raised
  • 63 days
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FoodWorks 2 Cornwall

FoodWorks is an engaging, positive food-skills programme that gets into communities to improve people’s health and wellbeing.

Successfully funded

  • 55 supporters
  • £40.6k raised
  • 52 days
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Dorset Science & Technology Centre Dorset

The centre will be home to a Planetarium, Science Clubs, Coding lessons (Adults too!), Robot Making, Electronics, Dinosaurs & much more!

Successfully funded

  • 8 supporters
  • £6k raised
  • 28 days
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Foundation for Change Greater London

We offer an intensive 10 week course that transforms the lives of people with histories of drug or alcohol misuse, leading to happier lives

Successfully overfunded

  • 73 supporters
  • £14.4k raised
  • 56 days
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Unloc Enterprise Academy Roadshow Hampshire

The Unloc Enterprise Academy is an exciting community programme to get young people inspired and motivated through the medium of enterprise.

Successfully funded

  • 10 supporters
  • £8.2k raised
  • 38 days