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Community Network to host Funding Fair

  Community groups in South Leeds looking for help to run their projects need look no further than the South Leeds Community Network’s Funding Fair on Wednesday 27 August 2014. The Funding Fair will form part of the Network’s Annual General Meeting and will feature stalls and information about a range of funders. Staff will […]

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Funding Opportunities For Community Organisations

Two sources of important funding for groups and individuals in need in South Leeds have deadlines coming up which such groups should be aware of. Firstly, Community First Grants, convened by Health For All, are available for a range of projects that meet the five community priorities of: providing positive activities for young people, improving the […]

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£50k Holbeck Moor playground now open

  A £50k programme to improve Holbeck Moor playground has been completed and been opened by local Councillors. Councillors David Congreve and Adam Ogilvie (Beeston & Holbeck) were joined by pupils from the nearby Ingram Road Primary School to open the new facilities. The improvements, completed by the Council’s Parks & Countryside Service, include new […]

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£2 million Euro fund for South Leeds?

  Representatives from thirty community organisations across South Leeds met recently to discuss the opportunity to bid for £2 million of funding from the European Union. Pat McGeever from Health For All has been working with Voluntary Action Leeds and Leeds City Council to develop the plans. She explained: “Community Led Local Development is designed […]

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Middleton Elderly Aid launches community funding pot

  Middleton Elderly Aid (MEA) have launched a new funding pot to spark grassroots community activities in Middleton. Imagine lots of people in your area making new friendships, passing on tips or sharing stories. Have you got a passion you’d love to share with others? Are you interested in learning something new or bringing people […]

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Help to Start Your Community Group

  The South Leeds Community Network has been set up to support, help and encourage the hard work of the volunteers, groups and charities working across south and south east Leeds that make a difference to so many people’s lives… Come along on Monday 20th May from 2:00pm at Tenants Hall Enterprise Centre, Acre Road, […]

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Aire Valley Homes Offer Support To Neighbourhood Groups

Carla Yeomans from Aire Valley Homes has been in touch to tell us about the work she does in the area: Do you know you can get help, support and funding from Aire Valley Homes? Aire Valley Homes,  recognises that more and more groups in our communities are working really hard to make our neighbourhoods […]

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Funding for your community project

Groups and organisations in South Leeds have until 15th March to apply for a share of a £7,000 community funding pot. Leeds Federated Housing Association’s Resident Amenity Fund still has £7,000 to award from its 2012/2013 pot, and community groups or individuals can apply for a portion of up to £2,000 to support their projects. […]

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Reminder: Community First Grants Information & Advice Evening Tonight

Don’t forget this event is happening TONIGHT (Mon Oct 8th) Come along and find out if your project idea could be support by a Community First grant.

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Funding seminar for sports clubs

The Council’s Sports & Active Lifestyle Service have been in touch about a seminar they are running in November for voluntary sports clubs: The evening will consist of presentations from: •    Green Leeds Limited •    Grantscape – Caird Bardon •    West Yorkshire Sport •    PWC – Club Leaders There will be information about the Sport […]

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