What is the focus of the fund?
In the initial 3 years of the establishment of the fund (2018, 2019, 2020) the aim of the fund is to support community groups and charities that work to improve the lives of people in Burnley.
Grants are available to fund:
It is expected that recipients will be able to clearly demonstrate the results of the funding i.e. for test and learn, whether the project/idea can be developed further at the end of the grant or not.
All ideas will be considered as long as a clear rationale has been provided.
How much is available: Grants of up to £3,000.
Who can apply: Registered charities, social enterprises, community groups with a constitution or set of rules in the group’s name.
Which areas are covered: Burnley
Any special criteria:
Costs that may be funded: This fund can consider operational costs for projects and ideas such as sessional fees/equipment/volunteer costs, contribution towards core costs for project development/research.
Closing date: Friday 28th September 2018 at 4pm