Following last week’s post about funding available to community groups in Wednesfield South, the Fallings Park Community First Panel also has money available for voluntary groups in the ward…
Fallings Park Community First Panel aims to support local community groups and clubs with funding the via the Community First funding programme.
Funding of up to Â£500 is available and the panelâ€™s funding priorities are:
Priority No. 1:
Employment: To address high unemployment, lack of qualifications, lack of skills.
Children & Young People: To address ASB, facilities and activities available, as well as voluntary orgs such as Scouting, Guiding, and Cadets Etc.
Priority No. 3:
Health & Well being: To address high risk areas such as heart, lung, stroke, obesity diabetes. As well as Intergenerational exercise and community care for the elderly.
Priority No. 4:
Derelict land: To address issues with private property and absent landlords orphaned sites, bringing land back into community use, tackling environmental issues.
Closing Date for applications is 5 PM ON Thursday 24th May 2012