The Women’s Sector Resilience Fund Phase 2 is a £1.5m fund that has been set up to support local networks of organisations working with and for women to make changes to systems that cause women’s poverty in their area.

It is a place-based approach to systems change that is open to networks in and around the following areas:


  • Birmingham
  • Bristol
  • Kingston upon Hull
  • Liverpool / Merseyside
  • Manchester
  • Middlesbrough / Teesside
  • Newcastle
  • West Yorkshire (Bradford and Leeds)


We aim to fund approximately three place-based networks. Each network can apply for up to £500k to be spent over three years.


Expression of interest deadline: 10th December


Please visit our website for more information, including Q+A webinar dates and full guidance:


If you have any questions, please email [email protected]