Covid19 (March 2020) – Funding Advice and Support

Cumbria CVS is here to help you through these unprecedented times.  This supports includes helping you apply for funding relating to Covid-19, for example setting up a new group that supports people dealing with issues relating to Covid-19 and recruiting volunteers to support you deliver your services. We have developed a number of resources and can offer specialist support. Please email: and/or visit our Funding webpage: Please visit:

Funding Advice and Support

We can help you write successful funding applications, and we provide funding searches, high impact funding events and professional training.
We can help you with

  • specially tailored searches for appropriate funding
  • planning and writing funding applications
  • business and financial planning
  • developing your funding strategy

We have also developed a local Funding Guide which can be accessed here

For more support contact Cumbria CVS on 01768 800350 or email

Meet the Funders

We run Funding Fairs around the county, so it’s easy to find one near you. You will meet local and national funders face to face and pick up top tips for raising money.

Due to covid 19 these have been postponed until 1 September 2020.

Funding Training

We offer a regular programme of funding training, including Writing Successful Funding Applications. Due to Covid19 these have been postponed until 1 September 2020.