Funding Local Causes

Grants of up to £5,000 available for voluntary and community groups supporting young people in the Watford area.

Application deadline: Currently closed

The Quercus fund was set up to improve the quality of life for young people up to the age of 25 in the Watford district. This can be through a number of different projects and approaches, and in particular projects are supported which help young people overcome disadvantage.

Apply for a grant from this fund if your work or project covers any of the following:

  • Mental health and well-being

  • Addressing disadvantage through sport

  • Including those with Sensory impairment

  • Supporting victims of sexual or physical abuse

  • Helping young people to stay safe

  • Modern Slavery

    • Loneliness and Isolation

    • Homelessness

    • Deprivation and Inequality




For more information please download the eligibility criteria below:

Quercus eligibility Oct 2023






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