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Postcode Community Trust Deadline: 28 August, for stage 1 expressions of interest
Postcode Community Trust:
Deadline: 28 August, for stage 1 expressions of interest
Who can apply?
- Constituted Voluntary and Community Organisation
- A Registered Charity
- A Community Interest Company
- Charitable Incorporated Organisation
- Registered charities – up to £20,000
- Not-for-profit organisations not formally registered as charities – up to £2,000
Communities are at the heart of Postcode Community Trust. PCT aims to fund projects that enhance community cohesion through activities that bring people together and enhance a community’s identity. Grass-roots sports, arts and recreation projects that help bring people together and relieve isolation are all things that PCT wants to support. In addition PCT wants to improve the overall health and wellbeing of communities through exercise, counselling and training. Projects should help people gain better access to community facilities, community activities and strengthen communities in ways that are different, sustainable and reach a wide number of people.
Postcode Community Trust provides funding for activities that:
Promote team/group sports and activities at a grass-roots level;
Provide or enhance places for sports and recreation;
Promote community arts projects;
Work in innovative ways to relieve older or disabled people’s isolation within their communities;
Improve the health statistics of a community through, for example:
- First aid courses
- Mental health awareness or counselling
- First Responders
How to apply: Apply online between 15 August and 28 August 2017.