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Severn Trent Community Fund Workshop

The word 'funding' spelt out in coloured building blocks

Date and Time: 16 January 2020 10am to 12pm

Location: Community Action, 4-5 Charnwood Street, DE1 2GT - View Map

Severn Trent Community Fund aims to support community wellbeing as well as protect and sustain water and natural resources within the Severn Trent area. The programme will distribute £10 million over the next 5 years in grants of £2,000 - £250,000 for local initiatives that meet the following aims:

• People - projects that facilitate healthier lifestyles and skills development 
• Place -projects that help create better places to live in and use
• Environment - projects that facilitate a healthier natural environment, greater access to that environment or support the preservation of water 

There are 3 levels of grants:

•    £2,000- £10,000
•    £10,001-£75,000
•    £75,001-£250,00

Organisations applying for more than £10,000 must be registered and supply a charity/company number.

To find out more about this new community fund, Sue Heyes from Severn Trent will be running a workshop on 16 January from 10am to 12noon at Community Action - details above.

The workshop is FREE.

To book a place email Liz Gumbley or call 01332 227738

Applications will be open from early January 2020 via the Severn Trent website and full criteria and guidance will be available soon.