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The Mick George Community Fund

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Overview

Amount Available
£5,000 to £50,000
Type of funding
Facility Development
Deadline
11:59pm - Wed 27th September, 2017
Source
SportSuite
The Mick George Community Fund has roughly £200,000 available to community projects that meet the criteria per year. In order to submit a loan application all projects must be located within the vicinity of a Mick George site and operating area.

Location:

Parts of Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire, Milton Keynes, Northamptonshire, Norfolk, Rutland, Suffolk, Warwickshire

Amount Available: The Mick George Community Fund provides grants of between £5,000 and £50,000, although it is unlikely that individual grants over £35,000 will be made. Unless by invitation, organisations can only apply for a grant if their total project cost is less than £100,000.

Fund Provided by:Mick George Limited through the Landfill Communities Fund

Criteria:

  • projects need to be within 10 miles of a landfill site – NB this is anywhere within the blue boundary line on the interactive map on the web site
  • its linked to the landfill communities fund so a third party contributor will be required
  • grants are for community based projects in line with the landfill communities fund
  • community based organisations, trusts, charities and local authorities can apply
  • grants will be available for capital improvement works to public amenity projects. Examples may include: Village halls, Village greens, Public playgrounds, Sports fields and facilities, Nature reserves, Community centres, Cycle paths, Country parks

Partners

  • Leicestershire County Council
    County Sport Network
    Equality Standard
    Leicester City Council
    British Heart Foundation
  • QUEST
    Melton Borough Council
    Harborough District Council
    Loughborough University
    Sport England
  • Rutland County Council
    Blaby District Council
    East Midlands Platform
    North West Leicestershire District Council
    Age UK L&R
  • Safeguarding
    Charnwood Borough Council
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council

Partners

  • County Sport Network
    Melton Borough Council
  • Loughborough University
    East Midlands Platform
  • Safeguarding
    Age UK L&R
  • Harborough District Council
    Oadby & Wigston Borough Council
  • Charnwood Borough Council
    Rutland County Council
  • QUEST
    Blaby District Council
  • British Heart Foundation
    Hinckley & Bosworth Borough Council
  • Leicester City Council
    Leicestershire County Council
  • North West Leicestershire District Council
    Equality Standard
  • Sport England