It’s the most busiest time of the year with celebrations and event planning, from Halloween and Bonfire to Remembrance Sunday and of course, Christmas and New Year!
Is your organisation planning on doing something? If you are based in the North and East Halifax, a Ward Forum Grant could help!
If you are based in the Lower Valley, contact the Calderdale Lower Valley neighbourhood team to find out about their grants scheme.
Do you need funding for a project or to carry out repairs work? If you are planning a community celebration or an experience, a £500 Ward forum grant may be helpful.
Community and not for profit organisations in the North and East of Halifax have used Ward Forum Grants to fund things from repairs, to gardening, to organising events and trips.
The Halifax Boys Brigade used a Ward Forum Grant towards their adventure trip to Bournemouth
How to apply
You can apply for a Ward Forum Grant of up to £500 for a project that will benefit your ward area or local community. The deadline is 28th October 2022.
Your application should meet one of the 3 following priorities:
1. Improving the Environment
2. Improving Health & Wellbeing;
3. Community groups recovery.
To find out more read the FAQs on our website.
These grants are available to organisations based in the North and East regions of Halifax, including Ovenden, Warley, Illingworth, Mixenden, Northowram and Shelf. We are keen on projects that improve the environment and the health and wellbeing of residents.
We welcome community groups and individuals to apply for funding to spend on eligible activities and projects that benefit the ward. We are especially looking to provide support to groups, clubs and projects as they try to restart their activity;
Apply online here https://halifaxnorthandeast.com/ward-forum-grants/apply/
Or Download an application form
The maximum grant per application is £500.
Please ensure your application is thorough as insufficient information may result in your application being rejected. You can get help with your application by contacting us on 01422 252029.
email Tony : Tony.King@calderdale.gov.uk
You may resubmit your application if you feel you have left information out.