BIG LOCAL COMMUNITY CHEST

Our Community Chest small grants programme has been running for the past six years. To date, we have awarded 33 Community Chest grants to community groups and organisations who support residents of all ages living in the Big Local area. 

In our final Community Plan, we will continue inviting local community groups and organisations to apply for grants of up to £1,000.  We will also be expanding our Community Chest small grants programme to introduce two new funding streams for individual residents and young people aged 11 -18 years old.

Have you got a great idea that would benefit your local community? Would you like to develop a new activity, plan a community event or tackle a local grot-spot? Share your ideas with Big Local and we may offer you a grant of up to £1,000 to help put your ideas into action! The application process is really easy and we can offer support to anyone who would like to apply.

If you would like to apply for a Community Chest grant click on the links below for our guidance notes and application form or call Big Local on 07761 426381 and we can send you all the information you need. 

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Guidance Notes for Community Groups and Organisations

Application Form for Community Groups and Organisations

Coming Soon...

Guidance Notes and Application Form for Young People 11-18

Guidance Notes and Application Form for Individual Residents

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