Emergency funding

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New funds have been launched to support charities and community businesses in response to COVID-19. 
Big Society Capital

Setting up an emergency loan fund for charities and social enterprises by pooling social lenders.

Sport England
£195m package for the sport and physical activity sector, with grants of between £300 and £10,000 available.The National Lottery Heritage Fund 

£50m fund to support the heritage sector. Grants of between £3,000 and £50,000 are available.


Small, unsecured loans between £5,000 and £20,000 to established community food businesses and agro-ecologi