Eden Funding Fair




This event provides a fantastic opportunity for local groups to directly engage (face to face) with local and national funders and support groups regarding projects/funding requirements.

Attending funders and support organisations include:

  • Cumbria Community Foundation
  • Cumbria Action for Sustainability
  • The David Snowdon Trust
  • The National Lottery Heritage Fund
  • Francis Scott Trust
  • Frieda Scott Trust
  • The Hadfield Trust
  • The National Lottery Community Fund
  • Action with Communities in Cumbria
  • Cumbria Waste Management Environment Trust
  • Penrith Lottery
  • Active Cumbria
  • Cumbria Youth Alliance
  • Cumbria Social Enterprise Partnership
  • Holiday Activity and Food Programme
  • Penrith Town Council

Tickets are free, and attendees can choose to book a morning (10am – noon) or afternoon (1pm – 3pm) slot. We ask that organisations attend with a maximum of two representatives as spaces are limited.

To view information about the funders who will be attending, please click here

To book a place, please click on the Eventbrite link below:


Workshops that are taking place before and after the funding fair –

Sign up details can be found here (Design for Wiser Action Funding Bid Writing Workshop 9th April 2024) and here (Eden Funding Fair Post Event Reflection Workshop 30th April 2024)

Data Protection

For the purposes of General Data Protection Regulations (2018), the data controller in respect of your personal data is Cumbria CVS. By registering your interest in the event, you are agreeing for your data to be stored and used by CVS. This will not be accessible to the wider organisation and will be used for the purposes of this event, to meet your needs. Your data will not be shared with any third party, without your prior permission. All data will be held and disposed of in line with our Data Protection and Document Retention Policy.

Please be aware that photos and video clips may be captured during this event by Cumbria CVS and used to help us promote our services and future events. If you do not wish to be photographed or want to withdraw photo consent at any time, please contact us.