Community-led organisations working in partnership with local authorities across England can apply now for grants of up to:
• £15,000 for new pocket parks.
• £25,000 for refurbishment of existing parks.
Match funding of a minimum of 30% is required. Funding should be spent by 31 March 2020. Match funding can take the form of financial support, materials or labour.
The funding can support, but is not limited to:
• Capital – support to prepare a site, earth-works, landscaping, tree planting, structural works.
• Resource – to secure support from relevant experts (landscape architects, lawyers, horticulturalists or wider green sector experts).
Applicants might include friends’ groups, tenants or residents’ groups, voluntary and community organisations or even Business Improvement Districts.
Deadline:31 December 2019 (5pm).
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