City Council Area Committee Funding 21-22: for voluntary and community groups Cambridge City Council

  • Funder:Cambridge City Council
  • Locality:Local
  • Deadline:-
Area Committee Community Grants are available to voluntary and community groups providing activities which reduce social and economic inequality and will take place between April 2021 and March 2022. Activities must address our funding priorities and outcomes and benefit people living in one of the four areas of Cambridge City:
 
North:                 covering the wards Arbury, East Chesterton, King’s Hedges & West Chesterton
East:                    covering the wards Abbey, Coleridge, Petersfield & Romsey
South:                 covering the wards Cherry Hinton, Queen Edith’s & Trumpington
West Central:    covering the wards Castle, Market & Newnham
 
Activities we can fund are 
•             sporting activities
 •             arts and cultural activities
 •             community development activities
 •             reducing poverty activities
 •             legal and/or financial advice
 •             employment support
 •             capacity building of the voluntary sector to achieve the above
 
The application deadlines for each area are:

 North:                 25th January
South:                 27th January
West Central:    1st February
East:                    8th February

The application guidelines and other information is available here: https://www.cambridge.gov.uk/area-committee-funding

The Grants Team are holding a webinar on Zoom to go through the application form, eligibility criteria and funding priorities on:
•           Wednesday 13th January 2021, 10am – 11.30am
 
If you would like to attend, please book a place by emailing [email protected] or phoning 01223 457875.  We just need the names of people wishing to attend, the organisation they are representing and a contact email and telephone number and we will send you the joining link to the webinar. The session will start promptly. 
 
We will send out instructions for Zoom with the invitation link for those who haven’t used Zoom before. 
 
If you do not use Zoom, the recording of the webinar will be available from Monday 18th January until 8th February on this link: https://www.cambridge.gov.uk/area-committee-funding. You can watch the recording by simply clicking on the link - you do not need to have Zoom downloaded on your device or computer to be able to view it.  
 
Cambridge Council for Voluntary Service (CCVS) can also help you complete your application form or with policies, good practice and procedures.   
If possible, please contact by email in the first instance: [email protected] or 07935 649805 
Contact the Grants Team on [email protected] or 01223 457857 for further information and to request an application form. 
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