The People’s Postcode Lottery has announced funding for local organisations to support some of the fantastic work they have been doing in the community. There are four trusts offering funding for projects, this includes the following:
- Postcode Neighbourhood Trust will help good causes affected by COVID-19. Groups looking to adapt or expand services, or to increase their resilience should apply.
- People’s Postcode Trust funds projects aimed at promoting human rights, combatting discrimination and helping to prevent poverty.
- Postcode Community Trust supports initiatives working to improve health and wellbeing in communities, including those that look to reduce isolation. The Trust also supports projects that increase participation in arts and physical recreation.
- Postcode Local Trust is for groups looking to increase community access to outdoor space and improve biodiversity. Groups looking to improve sustainability or combat climate change are also encouraged to apply.
You can find out more about the available grants and apply by visiting: https://www.postcodeneighbourhoodtrust.org.uk/apply-for-a-grant/how-to-apply/
Heather Wheeler MP for South Derbyshire said “Organisations in South Derbyshire have done an incredible job of supporting the local and wider community and I would urge them to check if they are eligible and apply for this funding.
The People’s Postcode Lottery has already raised £500 million for good causes and I believe there are many organisations who could benefit from this funding in South Derbyshire.”
Applications open on Tuesday 4th of August till the 19th of August, you can check to see if you are eligible by visiting: https://www.open-applications.co.uk/s3/Eligibility-Quiz343.