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Plymouth Octopus (POP)

A funding pot for grassroots organisations in Plymouth to support with expenses up to £250.


250 a POP is a fund that helps grassroots organizations in Plymouth with unexpected costs of up to £250. Originally established during the Covid pandemic, the fund has been used for various needs; purchasing equipment, renting venues, transportation, insurance, training, and paying for time. 

To access the fund, groups need to be POP members with a yearly turnover under £100,000. Four grants are awarded each month through a lottery process. Successful organizations can reapply after waiting for 12 months. 

Applications for the fund can be submitted at

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Plymouth Octopus (POP)

£95,107.96 GBP since Sep 2020

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Transparent and open finances.

Today’s balance

£2,759.36 GBP

Total raised

£91,557.96 GBP

Total disbursed

£88,798.60 GBP

Estimated annual budget

£40,263.16 GBP