A Hardship Fund for the Bradninch and Hele Community

When times are hard the BradAid fund will quickly help with

money. We are responding to the Coronavirus pandemic with

funds donated by the people of Bradninch and Hele.


We aim to give quick access to awards up to £50. We will take

each request at face value based on trust. Applications can be

made through our website and will be confidential.


How to apply

  1. To apply for BradAid please fill out one of the forms below.

  2. To apply for yourself fill in the blue form, to apply on behalf of another please fill in the orange form. 

  3. We will respond quickly, within 3 days, but likely to be much sooner.

  4. Your application for up to £50 will be considered by BradAid.

  5. An award decision is final.  

More Detail

  • Each award is up to £50, and can be made to a bank account or an alternative payment method can be discussed.

  • The number of awards per person is limited to 4 in any calendar year (£200)

  • Applicants should live within the Bradninch Together area or be making an application for someone who does.

  • Applications on behalf of someone, by family or carers will be allowed to accommodate those who are incapacitated.

  • Applicants will be contacted with the decision of the panel and to take banking details or discuss alternatives. 

  • There is no follow- up or auditing; the award is a gift without oversight, to be of help.

  • There is no appeals process.

  • When the fund is gone, it is gone. If all the money has been distributed, we cannot make any ongoing commitment to fulfilling requests.

  • If the reason for the request matches another source of funding we may redirect the applicant to that alternative fund.

How to Donate

BradAid has a temporary banking home with Bradninch Arts Group (thank you) this has enabled us to get up and running, while we register as a charity. Donations can be made by bank transfer, please add the reference BradAid. Donations will be confidential unless you advise otherwise and you would like to feature on our website.  

Account:  01198771      Sort Code: 30-98-61

BradAid Donations

Together with anonymous donations

the following have donated to the fund:

  • Bradninch Life

  • Bradninch Painting Group

  • Bradninch Twinning Association

  • Bradninch Gardening Club


If you are applying for yourself, please provide the following information
* please complete every section otherwise this form will not be submitted.
If you are applying on behalf of another person, please provide the following information
* please complete every section otherwise this form will not be submitted.

Bradninch Together 2020