Please review your answers below, ensuring that you have fully completed all sections of the application process that are relevant to your application, and that your application is only for one of our Thematic Grants programmes.

 

To revise any of your answers click on the 'Amend' button at the bottom of the page.

To submit your application, click on the 'Submit' button at the bottom of the page.

 

Please note: The Hope Beyond thematic grants programme has now closed. Please visit our website at www.allchurches.co.uk for details of other grants programmes that are still open for applications. Over the coming months, the Trust will be considering the next phase of its Covid-19 response.

 

A1 *Name of Church or Organisation
      
A2
Organisation/Contact Address
*Address1:      
  (This is the address we will use for correspondence. Enter a postcode and click 'Find address' to look up your organisation's address, or enter details manually if the address is not listed) Address2:    
  *Town/City:    
  *County:    
  *Postcode:    

Note for Republic of Ireland applicants:

The 'Find address' option above will only return results for UK postcodes. Please enter your Organisation/Contact Address details manually, including your Eircode (in the Postcode field). If you are not sure of your Eircode this can be checked at www.eircode.ie

     
*Country
Please select the country where your church/organisation is located
      
A3
Project address
(Leave blank if same as Organisation address)
*Address1:      
  (This is the address where the project or work will actually be taking place. Pleave leave blank if same as organisation address. Otherwise, enter a postcode and click 'Find address' to look up an address, or enter details manually if necessary) Address2:    
  *Town/City:    
  *County:    
  *Postcode:    

Note for Republic of Ireland applicants:

The 'Find address' option above will only return results for UK postcodes. Please enter your Project Address details manually, including the Eircode (in the Postcode field). If you are not sure of your Eircode this can be checked at www.eircode.ie

     
A4 *Select the entry that best describes your organisation
      
A5 *Denomination if applicable
If denomination is not applicable please select X - Not Applicable in dropdown
      
A6
If you selected 'Other Churches' above, please state the denomination or church network your church or organisation belongs to

      
A7
*Anglican Diocese or Methodist District if applicable

If not applicable to your organisation please select X - Not Applicable from dropdown
      
A8
If this application is on behalf of an Anglican church, please enter your archdeaconry (N.B. we do not need to know the name of your archdeacon)

If not applicable please type N/A.
      
A9
*If you are applying on behalf of a church or denomination, is your church or denomination a member of a national 'Churches Together' body, and/or, for local churches, a local 'churches together' group or local ecumenical network?

National 'Churches Together' bodies are: Churches Together in England Action of Churches Together in Scotland Cytun Churches Together in Wales The Irish Council of Churches
      
A10
For local churches, please state the name of any 'churches together' group or local ecumenical network your church belongs to

      
A11
Please enter your charity number

      
A12
Organisation website if available

      
A13
Facebook handle if available

(e.g. @AllchurchesTrust)
      
A14
Twitter handle if available

(e.g. @AllchurchesT)
      
A15 Organisation main telephone number
        
A16
*Contact Name

         
A17
*Contact's role in the project

      
A18
*Contact's telephone number

        
A19
Contact's mobile number

      
A20
*Contact's e-mail address

This will be the email address used in all communication including acknowledgment of your application
      
A21
Project Manager's Name

(if different from Contact Name above)
         
A22
Project Manager's e-mail address

(if different from main contact's email address above)
      
B1
*Which Thematic Grant programme are you applying for a grant through?

Each application must be for a grant under one of these programmes. You cannot apply for a grant under multiple programmes in one application.
      
B2 *Please tell us the name of your project
(You can use a maximum of 40 characters)
      
B3 *Please describe your project in 30 words or less
      
B4
*Which of the following best describe the work covered by your project? (Select all that apply)

      
B5
If you selected 'Other' in the previous question, please provide further information about the other kinds of work covered by your project

      
B6
*If you are applying on behalf of a church, or church-related body, is your project in line with Diocesan, District or other denominational plans?

      
B7
Please provide further information as applicable

      
B8
Does your project have national scope?

Please tick if the answer is yes. By 'national scope' we mean a project that has benefits and impact that will clearly reach across, or be accessible to, at least the whole of your country as a minimum
      
B9
Estimated Project End Date (if applicable):

      
C1
*If this application is for a Roof Protection Scheme grant please click 'Yes'.

If the application is for any other grants programme, please click 'No'.

      
C2
*Is this application being made by:

      
C3
If you selected 'Other' in response to the previous question, please provide further information

(Maximum 400 characters)
      
C4
*Has your church (or if this is an application from a diocese or a local churches trust, have churches in your area) already experienced theft of metal?

      
C5

If you answered 'Yes' to question C4, what has been the approximate financial cost to:

 

  • The church - if this application is on behalf of a local church?

  • Churches in your diocese/county/area - if this application is on behalf of a diocese or a local/historic/county churches trust?


      
C6
If you answered 'Yes' to question C4, how would you describe the effect on the life of your worshipping community/communities?

      
C7
If you selected a response to the question above, please provide further detail about this

      
C8
If you answered 'Yes' to question C4, how would you describe the effect on the life of your wider community/communities in terms of the role your church(es) play in community life?

      
C9
If you selected a response to the question above, please provide further detail about this

      
C10
*

How would you assess the risk of theft of metal to:

 

  • The church - if this application is on behalf of a local church?

  • Churches in your diocese/county/area - if this application is on behalf of a diocese or a local/historic/county churches trust?


      
C11

If this is an application from a diocese or a local/county/historic churches trust, please state the grant amount you would like to apply for.

 

(N.B. For applications from local churches, please do not complete this field. A grant of up to 50% of the alarm system cost, to a maximum of £2,500 is available and will be determined by Allchurches Trust based on the information in this application).


      
C12
If this is an application from a diocese or a local/county/historic churches trust, how many churches do you hope to protect through the provision of grants for roof alarms?

      
C13
Please provide any further relevant information in support of your application

      
C14
*

Roof Protection Scheme grants are only awarded on the following conditions:

  

  1. The alarm system to be installed must be from a supplier that has been approved by your insurer, whoever that may be

 

  1. Your church/organisation must commit to ensuring the alarm system is properly maintained for a minimum of five years

 

Please tick the box opposite to confirm your agreement to these conditions (or if you are applying on behalf of a local historic churches trust or a diocese, to confirm that you will ensure that churches benefiting from any grant awarded to your trust or diocese adhere to these conditions).


      
D1

If your total project cost is over £1m, please upload a copy of your latest annual accounts.

 

If your total project cost is less than £1m, you do not need to upload your accounts.


To upload a file click Browse, navigate to file, double - click to select, click on Upload button. (Re-uploading a file overwrites the currently uploaded file)
        
D2
*Please attach a high-level project budget in your own format, but refer to this guidance in doing so.

To upload a file click Browse, navigate to file, double - click to select, click on Upload button. (Re-uploading a file overwrites the currently uploaded file).
        
E1
*What is the total cost of your project?

      
E2
*Do the project costs you have provided include VAT?

For listed building projects, VAT can potentially be reclaimed via the Listed Places of Worship Grants Scheme. Visit www.lpwscheme.org.uk for further information.
      
E3
*Please state total funds actually raised (excluding any funds pledged) to date

      
E4 Additional funds pledged to date
      
E5
*Total funds raised to date (total of amounts supplied at E3 and E4 above)

      
E6
*

Please briefly describe:

- the source(s) of your current secured/pledged funding e.g. reserves, grants (naming any significant grant funders where possible), fundraising events, legacies, sale of property, loans/mortgages, noting any particularly significant amounts

- other fundraising plans you have for the project in order to raise the total cost


(Maximum 700 characters which is approximately 100 words)
      
E7 *Subject to a successful application, to whom should the cheque be made payable
This must be the organisation's main bank account
      
E8
*If your application is successful, how do you intend to publicise your grant from Allchurches Trust? (Select all that apply)

      
E9
If you selected 'Other' above, please provide further details

      
F1
*We cannot process a grant application unless you send us one to three good images of your church, charity or project. (Image One should be attached here and Images Two and Three should be attached using F2 and F3). We would like to see good quality images (at least 1MB), ideally featuring people using your church or centre. Building photos showing damage should give context of the setting. Please only submit photographs in respect of which you have already secured all necessary consents to allow Allchurches Trust the rights to use them for publicity purposes should your application be successful. If there is a reason why you cannot submit photographs, please let us know.

To upload a file click Browse, navigate to file, double - click to select, click on Upload button. (Re-uploading a file overwrites the currently uploaded file)
       ?
F2
Image Two (optional, but the more images you can provide the better)

To upload a file click Browse, navigate to file, double - click to select, click on Upload button. (Re-uploading a file overwrites the currently uploaded file)
        
F3
Image Three (optional, but the more images you can provide the better)

To upload a file click Browse, navigate to file, double - click to select, click on Upload button. (Re-uploading a file overwrites the currently uploaded file)
        
F4
Upload any further relevant documentation, e.g. evidence of need for your project. imagery, artist's impressions, articles, case-studies or other descriptions of your project that we might use for publicity, should your application be successful.

To upload a file click Browse, navigate to file, double - click to select, click on Upload button. (Re-uploading a file overwrites the currently uploaded file). The maximum file size is 20MB.
        
G1
*Does your project involve building alterations/works of any kind?

      
G2 *Listed Building Status
If not listed please select Not Listed from dropdown
      
G3
*Has listed building consent been granted?

      
G4
*Has planning permission been granted?

      
G5
*Do you have DAC or other relevant denominational approval/permission for the proposed work?

      
G6
Please provide further information as applicable

      
H1
*Does your church or organisation comply with relevant health and safety regulations, and are policies available for inspection?

      
H2
*Does your church or organisation have a robust safer recruitment and selection, and induction policies, and do you provide ongoing training for staff and volunteers working with children and vulnerable adults?

      
H3
*Are all vehicles owned or available for use by your church or organisation roadworthy and appropriately taxed and insured?

      
H4
*Does your church or organisation have public liability insurance in place?

      
H5
*Does any accommodation owned or leased by your church or organisation comply with the applicable fire safety legislation?

'Accommodation' refers to residential settings, i.e. where people sleep
      
H6
*Where possible and applicable, are appropriate licences in place and up to date, and are staff competencies confirmed?

The website www.gov.uk/licence-finder can be used to see what types of licences are needed for different types of organisations/activities
      
H7
*Are details of any accreditations that are relevant and needed for your church or organisation available for inspection?

'Accreditations' refers to relevant and necessary qualifications or authorisations required by staff or volunteers working for your church or organisation, in order to provide specialist services or support.
      
H8
*Spot checks may be made by Allchurches Trust in relation to the questions above. Do you agree to this?

      
I1
*Please tick this box if you accept the above conditions and you are an authorised representative of the organisation.

      
I2 *How did you hear about Allchurches Trust?
(Maximum 255 characters which is about 30 words)
      
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