Cheltenham Community Pride Funding

Cheltenham Community Pride Funding: The closing date for applications is Friday 14 September. The funding will support community pride projects that will build up and enable local groups to be more influential in supporting their communities and improving their neighbourhood. This year the council has two pots of funding:

Up to £30,000 will be made available via community pride grants to match-fund community-led projects, up to the value of £5,000 to fund the following:

·         Community-led projects that enable local businesses and their workforces to thrive

·         Community-led projects that enable people and communities to thrive and that support physical and mental wellbeing

·         Community-led projects that enable culture and creativity to thrive in Cheltenham

Up to £4,000 will also be made available via community-building grants to community and voluntary sector groups to run small-scale projects, events and activities to help them support the well-being of their neighbourhood up to the value of £300.

For more information visit the council’s community pride pages.

The High Sheriff of Gloucestershire's grants programme supports initiatives working with young people to encourage them in to be involved in challenging activities that may deter them from anti-social behaviour, raise confidence and self-esteem, and provide learning and development opportunities.  Closing date 14 September 2018