The First for Wellbeing Fund will offer grants from £500 up to £10,000 to develop ongoing project activity or initiate new project activity supporting people's health and wellbeing across Northamptonshire.
Successful applicants must have match funding of at least 25% of the overall cost of the project (this can include 'in kind' costs such as volunteer time and equipment) and will have the opportunity to sign up to Localgiving.com: http://join.localgiving.org
Your application must explain how the activities will support the improvement of health and wellbeing for individuals and communities for example reducing social isolation and loneliness, improving people's physical, emotional and mental health, improving the quality of the local environment and use of public space.
Example projects may include:
Sports and exercise clubs
Pocket parks and green spaces
Lifelong learning and training opportunities
Fuel and food poverty initiatives
Dance and music activities
Am I eligible?
The programme will not fund the following:
To apply to the First for Wellbeing Fund click here
Please wait for at least 15 minutes & check your junk mail for the email containing the link
Please read the guidance notes here and the closing dates for application.
Northamptonshire Community Foundation can provide advice and guidance during the application process aswell as viewing draft applications prior to submission.