Financial Assistance

Grant funding may be available to help you purchase your Ridan Composter.

Financial assistance can vary depending upon your location so check with your local authority for similar schemes.

Lottery Funding is also available nationwide to non-profit and educational establishments, see www.awardsforall.org.uk/england/apply/A4A_guide_england.pdf

  1. HSBC Climate Champion – http://www.hsbc.co.uk/1/2/community
  2. Devon Gardens  –  www.devongardenstrust.org.uk/page14.html
  3. Shropshire – www.shropshire.gov.uk/waste.nsf/open/01FEF688E69C01BE802576FF00548670
  4. Conservation Foundation – www.conservationfoundation.co.uk/award_info.php?id=9
  5. Lottery – www.biglotteryfund.org.uk/funding-uk
  6. Awards for all – www.awardsforall.org.uk/
  7. Government – www.idea.gov.uk/idk/core/page.do?pageId=9558388
  8. Natural England – www.naturalengland.org.uk/ourwork/conservation/biodiversity/funding/alsf.aspx
  9. SDF – www.nationalparks.gov.uk/lookingafter/sustainable-development.htm
  10. Wales –  www.sustainablefundingcymru.org.uk/
  11. Educational – www.teachshare.org.uk/Funding_Links_Preview/
  12. Big Society – www.thebigsociety.co.uk/blog/funding-applications-a-beginner%E2%80%99s-guide/
  13. Schools – www.homecomposting.org.uk/content/view/94/68/
  14. Schools – www.grants4schools.info/?gclid=CJPN_7Ce7K0CFZQgfAodLQvL5g
  15. Wessex Water – if you are a customer.
  16. WRAP – www.wrap.org.uk/wrap_corporate/funding/index.html
  17. Business Link – varies by area, in the South West it is called ‘improve your resource efficiency’.
  18. Ernest Cook – www.ernestcooktrust.org.uk/grants/index.htm
  19. Also try energy companies and other banks as they all need to be seen to be backing green incentives.
  20. Greggs Foundation Environmental Grant – up to £2000 local to Greggs https://www.greggsfoundation.org.uk/environmental-grant
  21. Tesco Bags of Help – http://www.groundwork.org.uk/Sites/tescocommunityscheme/pages/Category/apply-for-a-boh-grant-tes2
  22. Debbie and Andrew’s  up to £1000 https://www.debbieandandrews.co.uk/community
  23. Co-op Local Community Fund – http://www.coop.co.uk/membership/local-community-fund/