Small Grants Scheme Open For Volunteer Projects

Local communities in Northern Ireland are encouraged to apply for the 'Live Here Love Here' small grants scheme for volunteer projects.

Grants from £500 to £5000 are available for various initiatives as part of the scheme that takes a fresh approach to improving local environments and building pride in local communities.

Launched by local councils, the NI Housing Executive, McDonald's UK, Coca-Cola and Keep Northern Beautiful, it provides support to volunteer projects that:
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• Improve the health and wellbeing of communities whilst helping to improve and/or maintain public spaces.

• Use innovative ways to reduce littering and dog fouling where you live.

• Improve the way your local environment is looked after, whether urban, rural or coastal.

• Contribute to the development of civic pride within a community with a focus on environmental improvement.

Applications can be submitted here.


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