• The Big Walk visits the Isle of Man

    An idea from the Eden Project made possible by the National Lottery, The Big Walk showcased and celebrated people at the heart of communities who work together to make a positive difference locally.

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  • Children can grow, explore and discover at new adventure playground

    A grant awarded by Manx Lottery Trust has allowed Isle of Play to run an adventure playground pilot scheme for the next 12 months, offering fun activities and stimulating play to children across the Isle of Man.

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  • Rob Vine Fund purchase a new ambulance 

    A grant of £30,000 was award by Manx Lottery Trust to help with the purchase of a new ambulance to for use during Isle of Man motorsport events.

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    The grant Manx Lottery Trust awarded to Manx Credit Union went towards raising awareness of its products and services, targeting its campaign towards those who would benefit most.  

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    The Isle of Man Bee Keepers Federation used its grant to build a new education centre for hosting workshops and training days. 

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Our Grant Programmes

To find out more on each of our grant programmes and how you can receive funding, click on the icons below.

Community Awards

Community Awards is a grants programme which helps to improve communities and the lives of people most in need, for amounts between £2,501 and £50,000. This programme is funded by the Manx Lottery Trust as delegated partner of National Lottery Community Fund.

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Smaller Grants

Aimed at local communities and is a 'light touch' programme with a simple and straightforward application process, for amounts between £300 and £2,500. This programme is funded by the Manx Lottery Trust.

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Dormant Assets

Grants are available up to £50,000, and you can apply for funding to help your organisation adapt to future challenges, be more financially resilient and have increased skills and capacity.

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Warm Spaces Fund

The Community Warm Space Fund’s objective is to empower communities to support themselves and each other.

The Fund can enable organisations to help people get together, keep warm, not be socially isolated and enjoy hot refreshments.

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Men in Sheds

The Men in Sheds Project in Port Erin is getting a bigger workplace, thanks to a grant from the Manx Lottery Trust. Men in Sheds is run by Southern Community Initiatives and started in March 2010, based in a double garage and dedicated woodworking shed off Castletown Road.

Since then, the workshop has become an important community asset, offering support to other charitable, voluntary, cultural and faith organisations.

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Did you know

Over the last 34 years the Manx Lottery Trust has distributed
over £12 million to good causes on the Isle of Man.