Tagged with Communities

Opportunity: Freelance Evaluator, Music on your Doorstep project, Wiltshire Rural Music

Opportunity: Freelance Evaluator, Music on your Doorstep project, Wiltshire Rural Music

Wiltshire Rural Music is seeking a professional to help us capture, record and evaluate Music on your Doorstep. Music on your Doorstep is a rural music-making project working with small village communities at ‘grassroots’ level. The project will target three communities; Holt, Mere and Ramsbury where we aim to engage communities to participate, appreciate and celebrate … Continue reading

Funding: Tesco Bags of Help Scheme

Funding: Tesco Bags of Help Scheme

Bags of Help is Tesco’s local community grant scheme where the money raised by the carrier bag charge in Tesco stores is being used to fund thousands of community projects across the UK. The projects must meet the criteria of bringing benefits to the community. Bags of Help is always open for applications from charities and community organisations. … Continue reading

Funding: Greggs Local Community Projects Fund

The Local Community Projects Fund helps organisations based in local communities to deliver projects or provide equipment to people in need. The programme is administered by seven charity committees throughout England, Wales and Scotland with maximum grants of £2,000. Local Community Projects Funding is offered to organisations supporting people in need. Any not for profit … Continue reading

Funding: National Churches Trust

Funding: National Churches Trust

National Churches Trust support a wide variety of projects through their grant programmes. Grants of up to £25,000 are available to help with projects such as repairing a roof or helping to install an accessible toilet. For more information click here to visit their website. Source: Wiltshire Community Foundation

Wiltshire Rural Music is the new name for WRMS

Wiltshire Rural Music is the new name for WRMS

From January 2018 Wiltshire Rural Music School (WRMS), the popular Trowbridge-based music charity, is to be known as Wiltshire Rural Music. The organisation has a rich heritage of music provision across the county, with over 80 years’ experience of music-making, teaching and appreciation of music. Over the last 18 months the charity has found the … Continue reading

Funding: Rosa, Woman to Woman Fund

The third round of Rosa’s Woman to Woman fund is now open. With grants of up to £25,000, local grassroots women’s organisations across the UK will be supported using funds from the ‘Tampon Tax.’ In celebration of the centenary of the women’s vote, this round of the Woman to Woman fund will have a renewed … Continue reading

Holocaust Memorial Day

The Holocaust Memorial Day Trust (HMDT) promotes and supports Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD) which takes place on 27 January each year. This day is not only for everyone to remember the millions of Jews and others killed in the Holocaust and Nazi Persecution, but also remember those killed in subsequent genocides across the world. More information on HMDT’s … Continue reading