Great news! The Community Investment Fund is back for another year – with another £100,000 to invest in local communities.
The fund is open for voluntary and community organisations to bid for up to £10,000 to deliver projects that will focus on:
- Building stronger communities
- Strengthening community partnerships
- Reducing social isolation
We had a great first year delivering the fund, with almost 1,200 people getting involved across the city.
The 13 successful projects included parent and toddler groups, health and wellbeing classes for over 50s, cookery courses for children and adults, open access youth provision, women and girls football sessions, Men’s Pie Clubs, the development of a dementia friendly garden, garden makeovers and much more…
Help us get the word out!
If you are part of or know any local charities or organisations that would be interested in applying to this pot of money, then please let them know. Click here to find out more, or contact the Engagement Team by:
- Phone: 0191 211 5307
- Email firstname.lastname@example.org
PLEASE NOTE that individuals cannot apply to the fund and eligibility criteria applies – contact the Engagement Team if you have any queries around this.