The Big Lottery fund have two main schemes, which are now even more accessible to local community groups, to provide small amounts of funding that will help local communities to deliver a range of projects. 
If you are a member of a local community group that may wish to apply for funding, please see these guides for further information.
If you need any further support or guidance, Support Staffordshire, a voluntary sector support organisation will be able to help. They can be found at:
Please also see the link below for an example of their work: