Local Communities funding opens to applications on Monday 28th January 2013. The programme offers funding of between £1,000 – £10,000, with the aim of empowering local people,enabling them to create lasting change in their communities. Full details about who can & how to apply can be found in this briefing document. This application window will remain open until Monday 25th March 2013.
There’s still time to apply to Kirklees Youth Council’s new grant scheme, which is aimed at young people (aged between 13-19) living in Kirklees. Grants of upto £500 will be available to individuals that are part of a young person’s group or organisation, and have an idea that will help young people prepare for work. Click the following links to access the guidance notes and application form. The deadline for applications is Thursday 31st January 2013.
Locala Community Fund
Locala Community Partnerships CIC has launched a new Community Fund to support projects in Kirklees with a health, wellbeing, community or environmental focus. A maximum of £10,000 a year will be donated to successful applicants in grants of £100 – £1000. The Community Fund aims to support local initiatives, projects, groups and societies, and could be used for much needed equipment, training or maintenance work. Full details and application info can be found in this Community Fund Press Release. The deadline for the first round of funding applications is Friday 22nd Februa