The following was sent to me by Adrian Ashton of www.adrianashton.co.uk
Applications are now being invited from not-for-profit voluntary and community organisations in
Eligible groups must be operating in, or benefiting people from, a minimum of three districts including Bradford, Calderdale, Kirklees, Leeds and
There will normally be a minimum grant level of £5,000 for all applicants.
There will normally be a maximum grant level of £10,000 for new applicants although this may be increased in exceptional circumstances.
Grants are awarded for a wide range of activities covering drama, opera, dance, sports and arts activities, advice and welfare, drug and crime reduction, promotion of mental health and wellbeing, projects for people with disabilities, environmental conservation and basic adult education.
Priority will be given to the extent to which organisations address one or more of the following four key priorities, which are aligned to those of the districts' Local Authority Agreements:
- Safer and stronger communities.
- Children and young people.
- Healthier communities and older people.
- Economic development and the environment.
FYI – for more info please go to http://www.wyg.wyjs.org.uk/index.asp?pg=indexhome.htm