South Bucks community grants are now open for applications, grants are being offered to community groups in South Bucks District, to ensure equal distribution across the district grants are unlikely to be in excess of £1,096. Grants can be used for general running costs or for the purchase of equipment.

Grants are open to voluntary groups, community charitable groups and Town & Parish Councils based in South Bucks District, or which work to the benefit of district residents. The grants aim to improve community assets that contribute to the South Bucks District Council’s key objectives and the aims of the Community and Wellbeing Plan, enabling an infrastructure that supports one or more of the following aims;

  1. Facilitating community participation, engagement and action
  2. Enable older people to live fuller, safer, more active and fulfilling life-styles
  3. Improving the health and well-being of the population and reducing health inequalities.
  4. Providing an environment for young people to make a positive contribution
  5. Helping to stimulate and support a vibrant local economy
  6. Celebrate the cultural heritage in South Bucks.

Applications are open until Midday on Midnight on Sunday 1st September, more information can be found at www.southbucks.gov.uk/CommunityGrants please could you forward this email to any community groups who may benefit from this grant fund.

 

Should you wish to discuss an application you can contact a member of the community team on 01895 837306