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Grants and Funding


Box Power Charity

09 June 2021/Categories: Grants_and_Funding

Grants are available for North West charities of all sizes and working in all sectors.

Fund Information

Funding body:
Box Power CIC
Maximum value:
£ 20,000
Application deadline:
None specified


Based in Bolton, Box Power is a philanthropic not-for-profit energy brokerage, founded by Corin and Tricia Dalby in 2014.

As a Community Interest Company, Power Box is keen to make a difference to as many North West based charities as possible.

Objectives of Fund

The funder is looking to help as many charities from as many sectors across the North West.

Value Notes

A total of £1 million is to be donated to charities over the next 12 months.

Grants of up to £20,000 are available.

Who Can Apply

Applications will be accepted from registered charities in the North West.

To be eligible, charities must be able to provide their Charity Commission number as part of the short application form.

Eligible Expenditure

The funding will support a wide range of charitable projects and activities.


North West England

How To Apply

The short online application form can be found on Box Power website. Charities will need to explain in 500 words or less what the grant money will be use for.

Box Power will review all forms and shortlist applications through to the next stage, at this point they will contact the shortlisted charities to find out more about them.

Useful documents & links

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Addresses and contacts

For further information on how to obtain this grant locally, please contact the following:

  1. Enquiries
    Box Power CIC
    2nd Floor
    Moorland House
    77-79 Knowsley Street
    BL1 2BJ
    Tel: 01204 387155
    Email: [email protected]


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