Adult friend funder
Your name and role Your organisation’s name Address Date Recipient’s name Job title Organisation Address Dear Jane Bloggs Kids Club Application for AN Other Fund We would like to make an application for £1000 from the AN Other Fund.
You can also do it at the end of the project, by looking back and thinking about what went well and what you would improve next time.If a funder has a standard application form, use it. We have information on Budgets for community groups, Constitutions and several information sheets on looking after your group’s money and getting your accounts independently examined.Below is an example of a letter of application to a funder.Send this to them as soon as possible, and make sure you meet any deadlines they set for you.Failure to do so could mean you don’t get the grant after all. Make sure you have a system for monitoring, and start this as soon as your project or activities begin.One parent said “Taking part in Kids Club means that my son has had a chance to make friends.He is sometimes bullied at school, and finds it hard to socialise.Beneficiaries: people who will benefit from your project.Capital costs: items or equipment you need to buy, build or repair.Remember, your letter must be specific to your project and specific to the requirements of the funder you are writing to.This is just to give you some ideas about how to structure it.