17 September 2011

Latest grants for volunteer and community groups up for grabs

WORCESTERSHIRE County Council is once again offering grants to local voluntary and community sector organisations.

The eighth round of the council’s grants scheme is seeking applications from organisations which develop diversity in the community, provide community based activities for older people or are involved in the provision of community arts.

Coun John Campion, responsible for localism and communities, said: “We are really pleased to continue supporting activities in the community in this way.”

Anyone interested in applying for a grant should visit worcestershire.gov.uk/voluntary and follow the link for ‘VCS Grants’. Application forms are available from gwills@worcestershire.gov.uk or 01905 766864.

The deadline for applications is 4pm on Friday, October 28.

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