Northsound - Cash for Kids Winter Fund (2021) Application

You are applying to the Northsound - Cash for Kids Winter Fund (2021) Cash for Kids Appeal. If this is not your local Cash for Kids, please check here to find your nearest Cash for Kids and apply to them.

You can view the Eligibility Criteria and Terms and Conditions here.

Eligibility Criteria

Please be aware that the Cash for Kids Winter Funding is only available for children who have a genuine need for support; who are disadvantaged and are affected by poverty. These grants are available to support families whose children are pre-school, not eligible for a free school meal or who are 16-18 years of age. They are  specifically for helping after Christmas when families will most need support towards food, fuel and basic essentials. You cannot apply for children who are eligible for free school meals as they will be receiving support direct from their local authority.

Recipients of a grant must be living in one of the following local authority areas;  Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire. 

What is the maximum Cash for Kids will grant?

For the Winter Fund grants it will be £100 per child/young person per household under the age of 18 years of age as of the 31st March 2021. You can apply for multiple households in one application as long as they fit the criteria above.

Who Can Apply?

We encourage applications from groups and organisations that are registered as a Charity or have governance documentation including a constitution.

Applications must be made by a service providing organisation and not directly from the person/s responsible for the children (i.e. parents or guardians)

Documentation required for upload

All applications must have a bank statement or paying in slip which matches the details you have entered in the form below. If you are a community organisation please also upload a copy of your constitution or formal governing document.

1. Bank statement and/or paying in slip for the account funds will be paid into.

2. Community Groups – copy of constitution or formal governance documentation.

Applications without the correct documentation uploaded will not be considered for support.