£12,500 of Community Chest funding is now available

The Heath Big Local – funded by the National Lottery –  is pleased to announce that the fifth wave of Community Chest funding is now available for you to apply for.

“The Community Chest has already issued a total of £48,829 to twenty-seven groups within Uttoxeter who provide a service to those residing in Uttoxeter and the Heath,” stated Penny Krupski, of the Heath Big Local.

Application forms can be collected from Uttoxeter Library or the Town Hall, or it can be downloaded here.

“Any local charity or voluntary organisation can apply but we are also looking for applicants requiring start-up funding for a new enterprise” said Sue Wilkinson. “The application form is easy to complete, so why not apply. We would love to hear from you.”

Deadline for applications is 3rd March 2017 but don’t leave it too late to apply.

Download the application form now!

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