Grants for young people in Leighton Linslade!

Grants for young people in Leighton Linslade!

Posted: Fri, 26 Jan 2018 09:53

Grants for young people in Leighton Linslade!

Leighton-Linslade Town Council has set aside £150,000 creating this new grant scheme to help existing organisations expand the capacity of their work to the benefit of children and young people aged 11 to 19 years in the Parish of Leighton Buzzard and Linslade.

Of particular relevance to this scheme is that the aims of the grant fund are that the Council's investment must secure outputs /outcomes that:

1. Expand the 'offer' of positive activities – broaden the activity base permanently.
2. Develop the 'quality' of activities and/or delivery.
3. Build delivery 'capacity' – skills, qualifications, knowledge and volunteers.
4. Increase membership – reach/serve more children and young people.

How much can be applied for?
Up to £30,000 (Capital / Revenue)

How long is the fund available for?
The application process is open from 15 January 2018 to 30 November 2018 It is a 'rolling' grant programme in that you can submit your application as soon as it is ready and we will consider it within two months of us receiving it.

You must be able to complete your project with a year or by 31 March 2019 and funds will be allocated on a first come first served basis, providing all criteria are met.

To find out more about our Youth Grant Promise, please get in touch with the lead officer Tracey Quinn: 01525 373838

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