NHS Blood and Transplant – Deadline: 1st September 2019 | Wolverhampton Voluntary Sector Council

by James Clarke
1 week ago
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Grants of up to £10,000 are available to organisations is England and Wales to positively engage local communities in organ donation, address myths and barriers, and increase support for organ donation among black, Asian, mixed race and minority ethnic communities.

The funding is being made available through NHS Blood and Transplant and is part of the Government’s commitment to building support for organ donation amongst black, Asian, mixed race and minority ethnic communities.

Applications for activity proposed in England must be able to demonstrate how they will inform and engage people living in England around the change in the law around organ donation and encourage people to make and share their donation decision.

To help interested organisations understand more about organ donation, the need for more donors from black, Asian, mixed race and minority ethnic communities, the change in the law around organ donation in England and the funding scheme, NHS Blood and Transplant are holding a workshop in London on Wednesday 7 August. To reserve a place, email community.funding@nhsbt.nhs.uk.

The deadline for applications is 5pm, Sunday 1st September 2019.

For further questions about the scheme, please email: community.funding@nhsbt.nhs.uk.

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