Deadline for grant funding bids looms

The deadline is approaching for community groups, charities and young people in Northumberland to apply for funding from a much-valued community grant scheme.

Friday, 24th August 2018, 11:55 am
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Grants of up to £5,000 are available from Northumberland County Council to help deliver activities that benefit residents and communities.

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There is also a £200 grant, called Help for You, available to assist under 18s in pursuing a particular ambition, whether it be sporting, musical or academic.

Coun Nick Oliver said: “The fund aims to provide support to the many valued local groups and voluntary organisations that are making a real difference. ”

Applications need to be submitted by September 28. You can apply online or by downloading the form from www.northum berland.gov.uk. Email any queries to community chest@northumberland.gov.uk