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Postcode Community Trust Grants available for applications in January 2016

Grants from £500 to £20,000 are available to grassroots organisations, registered charities and to non-profit community businesses in England for projects that help to regenerate communities. Funding is available for activities that:

Promote community development projects including:

  • Support for older people relieving isolation
  • Support for young carers and their families and/or support for families caring for disabled children or relatives, enabling them to engage more fully in their local area
  • Projects which enhance or enable volunteering opportunities

Support community cohesion by:

  • Enhancing facilities which benefit a wide segment of a community
  • Increasing participation in sports for those at a disadvantage due to disability, age, financial hardship or gender
  • Utilising sports to enhance the skills and life chances of disadvantaged groups
  • Providing recreational facilities, or the organising of recreational activities, with the object of improving the conditions of life for those utilising the facilities/activities
  • Promoting inter-generational cohesion
  • Promoting a community's social history

Deadline: 28th January 2016; 31st May 2016

More details about the Postcode Community Trust Grants