Falkirk Council - Community Grant Scheme

Summary

The Community Grant Scheme supports the Third Sector (community, voluntary and non-profit-sharing organisations) to deliver projects that make a positive difference to communities across the Falkirk Council area. It supports projects that: develop a thriving, sustainable and vibrant economy; improve health, safety and well being of our citizens and communities; tackle disadvantage and discrimination; and enhance and sustain an environment in which people want to live, work and visit.


Fund details

Status:
Open
Type:
Grant
Source:
Statutory
When to apply:
The grant panel meet every two months. Applications should be received one week before the scheduled meeting dates which are given on the website.The dates for the Community Grant Scheme are 18 June, 17 July and 28 August 2018. After this date Falkirk Council Community Grant Scheme will then be available for community groups and organisation to complete an on-line application and submit direct at any time.
Next deadline:
17 Jul 2018
Charities only:
No
Website:
http://www.falkirk.gov.uk/services/people-communities/funding/community-grants.aspx
Email:
[email protected]
Phone:
01324 506 065
How to apply
The application form and guidance can be downloaded from the website. A decision is made within eight weeks of receiving your completed application.
Exclusions
This fund lists a large number of exclusions: check the website for details.

Fund award sizes

Minimum:
No minimum provided
Maximum:
£5,000
Average:
£1,278
Annually awarded:
£88,165
Notes on award amounts:
No notes on award amounts

Organisation

Name:
Falkirk Council
Website:
http://www.falkirk.gov.uk/
Email:
No funder email address
Phone:
01324 506 070
Address:
Municipal Buildings West Bridge Street, , Falkirk, FK1 5RS


Geographical Areas

  • Falkirk

Activities

  • Arts and Cultural Activities
  • Befriending and mentoring
  • Citizenship and community involvement
  • Community and capacity building
  • Community development and regeneration
  • Community facilities
  • Community safety
  • Community transport
  • Environmental Projects
  • General charitable activities
  • Health and social care
  • Mental health care
  • Organised Sport
  • Recreation and social activities

Beneficiaries

  • Black and minority ethnic communities
  • Economically/socially disadvantaged
  • Isolated socially
  • LGBT
  • Living in poverty
  • Men
  • Mental health conditions
  • Older people
  • People affected by ill-health
  • People with disabilities
  • People with learning disabilities
  • People with physical disabilities
  • People with sensory impairments
  • Physical health conditions
  • The local community
  • Volunteers
  • Women
  • Young people