Crawley Community & Voluntary Service (CCVS)


Crawley Community & Voluntary Service provides a free dedicated service to help voluntary and community groups identify, apply for and manage funding from charitable trusts, local authorities, the European Union and the business sector.
As part of our funding advice service, we can help you:

  • Find the right funding for your organisation.
  • Work through the grant application process.
  • Explain the need for your services.
  • Prepare budgets for funders.
  • Monitor and evaluate your services.

Our funding advice is offered freely to all voluntary and community groups in Crawley, helping your organisation grow, develop and succeed.

For more information contact Crawley CVS on 01293 657000 or email You can also register for the West Sussex funding news and alert service here.

Longley Trust

The Longley Trust is a local independent grant-making charity that prefers to make donations to smaller, local charitable causes. Click here for more details about how to make your application.

Sussex Community Foundation

Sussex Community Foundation manages a wide range of funds on behalf of local individuals, trusts and companies to help address disadvantage and deprivation in communities across Sussex and to build resilience in those communities. Click here for more information and to download an application form or telephone 01273 409440.


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