Fairer South Lakeland Community Fund

Last Updated: 13 June 2022

The 'Fairer South Lakeland Community Fund' is aimed at supporting projects that help alleviate poverty and promote resilience among our communities.

The fund:

  • will be open to applications from the 13th June until 19th August 2022
  • has a maximum award set at £8,000 per application, although this may be waivered in exceptional circumstances

The long-term aim of the project must be to tackle poverty, they may aim to:

  • give more extra-curricular opportunities to children from poorer households
  • work with local food hubs to expand their reach or update facilities
  • increase transport connections in rural communities
  • or help vulnerable people into work

Organisations that are eligible to apply for funding are:

  • Parish or town councils
  • Community organisations
  • Charities

Apply to the fund