£60,000 Derby Community Fund image

Up to £5,000 of £60,000 fund

Match funding is available for projects that are led by not for profit organisations that will benefit communities in Derby.

Show full criteria How does extra funding work?

Crowdfund Derby

Building stronger communities together

Up to £5,000 available for your community project

Do you have a great idea for a project in your community? Crowdfund Derby provides a space for Derby based groups to raise awareness and funds for activities that are important to them and their community.

Derby City Council has created a fund of £60,000 to provide match funding to help make your great idea into a reality.

We want to support projects that build strong, vibrant, active and connected communities. Have a look at the funding criteria to see if your idea may be eligible for support.

Want to learn how to crowdfund? Join our next series of online workshops for projects in Derby.

There are some fantastic ideas for community projects in Derby, we can now work together to make these projects come to life to benefit local people and communities.

Kim Harper, CEO of Community Action

If you would like to start crowdfunding, you can take the first step by hitting the button below.

Start a new project

If you have already started a project, find out how to apply for this fund below.

How to apply

Projects that fit the bill

Christmas hampers image

Christmas Hampers Derbyshire

To provide Christmas Hampers for 50 older people living in Derby and Derbyshire

Successfully funded


  • 26 supporters
  • £525 raised
  • 49 days
Inspirative arts derby cic image

Inspirative Arts Derby CIC Derbyshire

Please help us use therapeutic arts to change the lives of vulnerable children and adults in Derby: healing trauma and nurturing growth.

Successfully overfunded


  • 63 supporters
  • £2.3k raised
  • 56 days
No hungry kid image

No Hungry Kid Derbyshire

To raise funds to feed 30+ children (who are entitled to Free School Meals) a day for the whole 6 weeks Summer Holiday.

Successfully funded


  • 16 supporters
  • £1k raised
  • 35 days

Download these packs to help you get started