to help churches in the UK develop high quality sustainable repair and community projects

National Churches Trust – Cornerstone Grants Programme 2019 – 2013

Aims/priorities: The National Churches Trust supports church and chapel buildings open for worship throughout the UK. It funds urgent repairs and modernisation, provides expert advice on church maintenance and on how churches can continue to serve local communities and promote church heritage and tourism. The National Churches Trust has launched the first grant of its new grants programme in line with the Trust’s new strategy for 2019-2023. The funding is for projects which can demonstrate how they meet the outcome in line with the new strategy:

  • Preserving heritage
  • Promoting sustainability
  • Inspiring support

The Cornerstone Grants programme is intended to support structural repairs and maintenance issues costing more than £100,000 or the installation of kitchen and toilets costing over £30,000.

Grants will cover up to 50% of the project cost.

Who can apply? Applications will be considered from listed and unlisted Christian places of worship across the UK

Grant amount: £10,000 – £50,000

Application process: Online application form can be found on the Trust’s website

Deadline: 5 November 2018

Contact information: Tel: 020 7222 0605 Email: [email protected]