The Gregg’s Foundation’s Environmental Grants programme is now inviting applications for grants of up to £2,000 for projects in England, Wales or Scotland that deliver a real benefit to the environment.
Projects must address one or more of the following:
- Improving the local environment.
- Insuring involvement of local communities.
- Delivering a sustainable and measurable difference.
- Supporting people in need.
The funding can be used to cover the purchase of equipment, sessional salary costs, purchase of trees/plants, small capital projects and learning activities.
Not-for-profit organisations with a turnover of £300,000 or less as well as schools in England, Scotland and Wales can apply. Organisations that are based near Greggs shops will be given priority.
To apply click here
The next deadline for applications is 22 June 2018 (midnight).
The latest edition of our walks and events programme which covers the period 1 April to 30 September 2018 is now available.
The printed leaflet can be found in local Tourist Information Centres, Sports Centres, Libraries and Ogden Water Visitor Centre
We have a wide range of walks, events and activities on offer again this spring and summer including bat walks, stream dipping, practical conservation days, moth trapping and a number of opportunities to improve your gardening skills at Manor Heath Park. Hope to see you at an event soon.
Do you own or privately rent your own home?
Is it cold and expensive to keep warm?
Are you on a low household income of less than £21,000 per year OR in receipt of benefits or tax credits?
If you’ve answered yes, you may qualify for free attic bedroom insulation or loft insulation which will make your home warmer, healthier and cheaper to heat.
To arrange a free, no obligation survey, just contact the Council’s energy efficiency scheme www.betterhomesyorkshire.co.uk on tel 0808 231 5030 or 0113 834 6685.
Funding for this offer is limited, so please arrange your survey as quickly as possible.
We look forward to hearing from you soon.