The aims of the WO Street Transformation Fund are to transform activities, enhance capacities and develop communities’ inline with the wishes of Mr. Street who was the founder of the WO Street Foundation. It aims to encourage the community to take a proactive approach to empower themselves and others to achieve social growth and make a difference.
Groups based and operating in the old county of Lancashire.
Fund criteria and Priorities:
Whilst projects need to meet the fund priorities below, applicants also need to demonstrate how their projects are innovative and transformational in enhancing the capacity of Lancashire’s voluntary sector. Examples include pilot projects and grants for voluntary sector growth such as mergers and collaborations.
The fund priorities include:
Grants are available for between £2500 - £5,000 and applicants must also demonstrate what they aim to bring to the project whether that is in-kind support and skills, or other funding.
Who can apply?
Constituted groups including community groups, voluntary organisations, charities, community interest companies and social enterprises may apply. Applicants annual income must be less than £250,000.
EXTENDED DEADLINE: Friday 17th February
Download full criteria here (PDF)