The Big Potential

The Big Potential

We are approved providers on the Big Potential programme.

A Big Lottery Fund managed by The Social Investment Business, Big Potential offers support and grants to help voluntary and community organisations and social enterprises (VCSE).

The fund offers support and grants to help VCSEs work with professional services companies to improve their sustainability as a business, increase their internal capacity to grow, raise investment and ultimately deliver greater social impact.

What Does Big Potential Offer?

  • Breakthrough grants of between £20,000 and £75,000 for specialist business support to help raise new repayable investment of up to £500,000
  • Advanced grants of up to £150,000 for specialist business support to help raise new repayable investment above £500,000 or to help win contracts worth above £1million
  • Chance to consider if social investment can help fund existing activities and services
  • Fully supported diagnostic service - including a helpful online tool and an in-depth 1:1 session with an expert advisor if you apply for a Breakthrough grant

 

For more information and to apply- Contact us

Key Services

  • Support
  • Grants 
  • Diagnostic service

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