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Funding your church

Welcome to the Grants and Trusts page, dedicated to helping our partner churches to fund their CAP initiatives and think beyond congregational giving.

Training events

Applying for funding doesn't need to be daunting or difficult. There is funding out there for churches and we would love to help you, to make it easy for you we run training just for this!

We’d love to see you at one of our Funding Your Church training days. Our upcoming dates are:

  • Bradford - (live stream avaliable) - Wednesday, 16 May 2018

One to one training

If you run a debt centre, a job club, a release group or life skills your church leader or funding co-ordinator can request a visit from Dan or Sam when they are in your area by emailing: Our funding team will be in the following areas on the dates below:

  • North West - 24-27 April 2018
  • East of England - 5-8 June 2018
  • London - 21-23 November 2018

Funding clinics

If you would like some specific help or advice, you can book a funding clinic session with Sam, these are 30 minute telephone consultations. Either drop Sam an email for more information or book online.

Book your place now

The team

CAP’s funding team accesses over £800,000 per year of national funding, as well as supporting our network of churches in accessing local funding. Contact the team at

Sam Healey
Sam Healey
Local Church Funding Specialist & PR Officer

Dan Furlong
Dan Furlong
Trust & Major Gift Specialist

Documents & Resources

We written some really helpful resources for you. We have written a guide to funding your centre. We also have some helpful walkthroughs, one will show you how to use Funding Central and the other how to find funding through your local Community Foundation. You will also find links to our most recent reports and research.

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