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Leicestershire County Council’s SHIRE Environment Grant

Grants of up to £3,000 for projects which :

  • reduce the amount of household waste produced in Leicestershire
  • reduce the amount of greenhouse gas emissions within communities
  • improve biodiversity and support the creation, protection, enhancement and management of sustainable green spaces
  • raise awareness and understanding on the above

The first of three closing dates is Friday 31st July 2020

https://www.leicestershirecommunities.org.uk/grants/environment-grant.html... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 19 Jun 2020 13:01 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Grants;funding

ESFA Community Grants Scheme

Grants of between £5,000 and £20,000 are available for projects which help people take steps towards a future career, reduce unemployment and tackle economic inactivity.

Deadline for applications is 15th July 2020.

https://www.the-futures-group.com/community-grants.html

Posted: Fri, 19 Jun 2020 13:00 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Grants;funding

Applications open for £1 million Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund

Applications are now open for eligible small businesses in North West Leicestershire to receive grants through the Local Authority Discretionary Grants Fund (LADGF).

The Government has given £1million to North West Leicestershire District Council (NWLDC) in order to further support small businesses that have previously not qualified for Covid-19 grants.

The maximum grant available through the discretionary... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 10:23 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Covid-19; business;grants

Grants Available for Students and Apprentices

Grants Available for Students and Apprentices

DO YOU LIVE IN AUSTREY, MEASHAM, SHENTON OR WHITWICK? YES!

ARE YOU AGED UNDER 25? YES!

DO YOU HAVE TO PAY FOR TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, FEES, BOOKS, TRAVELLING EXPENSES etc., TO HELP WITH YOUR TECHNICAL OR VOCATIONAL STUDIES OR EDUCATION? YES!

Are you in need of financial help? Would up to £200 help? YES!

THEN APPLY TO THIS CHARITY FOR A GRANT!

Grab an application form by

emailing: thomasmonkecharity@btinternet.com... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 26 Feb 2019 13:50 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Grants, students

Funding for Community Events Available

Funding for Community Events Available

Measham Parish Council have set aside a budget for Measham community groups to apply for funding of up to £100 to go towards events or means of marking and celebrating either the Royal Wedding on 19th May or the Centenary of World War One.

This could include holding a tea party, creating a lasting memory, planting a special tree or to support any number of ideas you may have.

Application forms... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 15 Mar 2018 11:17 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community event, Funding, Grants

Thomas Monke Charity, Grants for Students and Apprentices

Thomas Monke Charity, Grants for Students and Apprentices

DO YOU LIVE IN AUSTREY, MEASHAM, SHENTON OR WHITWICK?

ARE YOU AGED UNDER 25?

DO YOU HAVE TO PAY FOR TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, FEES, BOOKS, TRAVELLING EXPENSES etc., TO HELP WITH YOUR TECHNICAL OR VOCATIONAL STUDIES OR EDUCATION?

Are you in need of financial help? Would up to £200 help?

THEN APPLY TO THIS CHARITY FOR A GRANT!

Grab an application form by

emailing thomasmonkecharity@btinternet.com

ringing 01283... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018 11:39 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Charity; Grants; Students

Commemoration of WW1 Grants Available from NWLDC

Commemoration of WW1 Grants Available from NWLDC

Please see attached information on a £500 grant available to fund a project related to the commemoration of WW1.

NWLDC are keen to hear from groups/organisations in communities across North West Leicestershire that are looking to commemorate the 100th Anniversary of the end of WW1.

Many towns and villages already hold Remembrance Services and Parades but if you are looking to do something special,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 14 Feb 2018 12:26 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community event; Grants; WW1 Anniversary

Help your community blossom with a Green Shoots grant

Community groups can bring colour and life to North West Leicestershire by applying for council grants to fill their streets with flowers.

North West Leicestershire District Council's (NWLDC) Green Shoots scheme is re-opening for groups to apply for match funding to be spent on the bulbs of a variety of flowers.

A range of bulbs is available such as narcissi, daffodils, crocus, tulips and bluebells.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 06 Jun 2017 12:51 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community events, Grants

Tesco Bags of Help - Vote for Measham Welfare Football Club

Tesco Bags of Help - Vote for Measham Welfare Football Club

Pitch Improvement Project Bosworth Road, Measham.

Measham Welfare Football Club needs your vote to help win funding to transform part of the recreation field at Bosworth Road to a Football Association playing surface standard.

The club are down to the final stages of the Tesco's Groundwork competition and could be in line to receive up to £5000.

To vote you will need to make a purchase within local... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 May 2017 10:08 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Community Group, Fund Raising, Grants, Tesco, Youth Club

Community Grants

Community Grants

To find out more about community grants that are available please go to www.nwleics.gov.uk/grants or email grants@nwleicestershire.gov.uk

Posted: Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:34 by Dawn Roache

Tags: Grants; Community