Small local grassroots organisations aiming fighting social, economic and environmental injustice , and to end imbalances of wealth and power can apply for grants of up to £1,000. The funding is being made available through the Edge Fund, which was established to support radical, political activities, such as protests. To be eligible for a grant, groups must have an annual income of less than £20,000 and tackling on the causes of injustice and inequality. They must also be led by the community that they are working with. The Fund prioritises groups that struggle to get funding elsewhere, particularly if they are considered to be “too radical”.
A total of 40 grants will be awarded and the closing date for applications is the 31st October 2023.