Funding Available For Local Groups
Local organisations delivering community projects in the area may be eligible to apply for a Community Grant from East Lindsey District Council.
The Council's 'Large Community Grants' provide a potential source of 50% grant funding of between £1,001 to £8,000 to 'Not for Profit' organisations delivering community projects in the area.
The grant scheme can support a various activities with 'capital' and 'revenue' grant funding, eligible activities includes but is not limited to: Community buildings, Sports and recreation projects, Heritage projects, Community arts projects, Community events and 'Support and advice' type projects.
The scheme is open to formally governed 'Not for Profit' organisations, including:
- Town and Parish Councils
- Constituted Community Groups
- Sports Clubs
- Registered Charities
- Social Enterprises
- Parochial Church Councils
The Council's Community Grants Team is holding a series of workshops across the District to provide information and advice to groups interested in applying for a Community Grant. The nearest workshops are being held in Alford, Sibsey, Horncastle and Skegness.
The closing date for applications is 17 September 2015.
Community Grants Workshops Schedule
|Mablethorpe||Monday, 13 July 2015||7.00pm - 9.00pm||Mablethorpe Community Hall||Yes|
|Skegness||Tuesday, 14 July 2015||12.30pm - 2.30pm||Church Farm Museum, Skegness||Yes|
|Sibsey||Wednesday, 15 July 2015||7.00pm - 9.00pm||Sibsey Village Hall||Yes|
|Horncastle||Thursday, 16 July 2015||7.00pm - 9.00pm||Stanhope Hall, Horncastle||Yes|
|Alford||Tuesday, 21 July 2015||7.00pm - 9.00pm||Alford Corn Exchange, Market Place, Alford||Yes|
|Louth||Wednesday, 22 July 2015||12.30pm - 2.30pm||London Road Sports Pavilion, London Road, Louth||Yes|
|North Thoresby||Thursday, 23 July 2015||7.00pm - 9.00pm||North Thoresby Village Hall, Market Place, North Thoresby||Yes|
For more information check out the Community Grants page on the East Lindsey District Council website.
Published: Thursday 9th July 2015
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