The Homity Trust is a small and approachable Brighton based charity. We give modest awards to registered community causes working across Sussex, suffering financial hardship, and where the funds will make a significant difference.

Whilst we continue to provide extra COVID-19 funding, the next general grants application deadline is 30th SEPTEMBER 2021, using the form on this site, but please don’t leave it to the last minute!

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Trustees grants meeting

Once again our Trustees have managed to meet remotely to assess our continuing COVID-19 crisis response and the best new community focused grants applications that are becoming viable as lockdown receeds further. Under these continuing, challenging circumstances, £17k of new funds were agreed

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Continuing COVID-19 funds and Spring ’21.

We have decided to provide another grant to the new SCF SUSSEX CRISIS FUND – Support and Recovery phase. If your continuing need is COVID-19 related then please take a look here and see if you can apply. We have also provided extra funding to some of our established causes

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Whitehawk & Hollingdean foodbanks

We are really pleased to have been able to react quickly in providing emergency additional funding to help with the immediate need for extra food and hygiene supplies at Whitehawk. This will help Joe and his team offer increased support to those in real need at this difficult time. The NEW Hollingdean foodbank has also just opened (February 8th) under the same model. Our Trustees have also agreed to provide similar extra grants to The Bevy community hub and The Real Junk Food Co.

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