This is a selection of online guidance on funding for work to historic places of worship.
Online searchable databases of funders of heritage
– the Heritage Alliance Heritage Funding Directory, here
– Funds for Historic Buildings, here
– Funding Central, free for charities etc, here
– Grants Online (one month free trial, then subscribe), here
Creative methods for raising money
Clever ideas for fundraising, from Ecclesiastical Insurance
Advice from experts, including lists of funders specialising in places of worship and guidance on how to raise funds
– the ChurchCare website (list of wide range of funds for different purposes), here
– the website of the Arthur Rank Centre, specialising in rural churches, but with much of general interest here
– the website of the National Churches Trust, which is also a grant giver in its own right here
NOW CLOSED FOR APPLICATIONS: Roof Repair Fund
Here are the Listed Places of Worship Roof Repair Fund details. The Fund has kindly told us what assessment criteria were used for the first set of grants, and you are strongly advised to look at these, as well as looking carefully at what the Fund website itself says.