Regional Small Grants – Closing date soon…
The next Regional Small Grants panel will be taking place in November, all applications for this grant round need to be submitted no later than 31st October 2013.
The Children’s Foundation Regional Small Grants programme supports community projects that benefit children and young people across the whole of the North East. Grants awarded are up to a maximum of £1,000.
Recent award winners have included:
North East Autism Society in County Durham, were awarded £960. They would like to use funding from us to build up a pool of portable equipment that can be used in the community when visiting families or running sessions.
4U Youth Club in Newcastle upon Tyne, were granted £500. Our grant would allow them to run and summer programme of educational, health and social activities for young deaf children and hearing children of deaf parents
Dare North East Community Interest Company in Sunderland, were awarded £840. The grant would allow them to deliver a porgramme of circus skills to help address the problems of low levels of physical activity and childhood obesity.
Integrating Children in County Durham, were awarded £840 which would form a contribution towards a football training project for children and young people with learning difficulties.
Since the Regional Grants panel was established, over £233,000 has been awarded to community projects that benefit children and young people across the region in line with the aims of the organisation.
You can download an application pack or call 0191282000.