Grants of up to £1,500 are available to community groups (annual income up to £35,000) working on health improvement projects. The next deadline for applications is 5pm Friday 17th July 2015 (Sussex Community Foundation are managing the grant giving process).
A few examples of things funded in the past include:
- Community festivals with a health and well-being focus
- Singing groups
- Serving healthy food in a group
- Exercise classes for women from BME communities
- Women only swimming sessions
- Weekly meet ups and social events for specific communities
- And much more!
As well as the usual criteria, this round there is a particular emphasis on supporting older people’s projects to promote health and well-being – such as physical activities, intergenerational work and projects around food and healthy eating.
There is help available to make your application – see contact details below or at the information session.
Tuesday 2nd June
6pm to 8pm
10a Fleet Street Brighton
(please let Lisa at Community Works know you are coming)
For more information contact Lisa Mytton:Tel: 01273 234031
(the application form and guidance notes are available to download from this page)