Category: Funding applications

  • FUNDING FOR OPAL WELCOME IN

    At its meeting on 6th March the Outer North West Area Committee agreed £5000 funding from the Adel & Wharfedale councillors’ funding allocation towards a new roof for OPAL’s new premises, the Welcome In. In February OPAL (Older People’s Action in the Locality) completed its move from its old home in Holt Park and opened…

  • FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES FOR GROUPS OR ORGANISATIONS

    I have recently been sent the information below in respect of various funding opportunities: Community Business Bright Ideas Fund Offering up to 15 days of tailored support and grants of up to £20,000 to develop their community business ideas. For community groups or organisations who want to set up a community business and require some support.…

  • SLABBERING BABY FEATURE- ADEL WOODS – UPDATE

    Further to previous information I have now received the update below. As requested Cllr. Caroline Anderson and I will be providing £200 from our MICE funding to help with the costs of the repair. “Councillor, A while back you raised the state of the slabbering baby in Adel Wood and whether anything could be done…

  • AVIVA COMMUNITY FUND

    I have been sent the information below: Following the huge success of the Aviva Community Fund 2015, we’re proud to announce the Aviva Community Fund 2016 will be up and running soon. From 9.00 am on 13 September 2016, you can submit your project ideas. The competition is open to everyone, so you, your clients,…

  • DEFIBRILLATORS ACROSS THE WARD

    Councillors in Adel & Wharfedale Ward have funded life-saving equipment in the form of Defibrillators for a number of sites across the Ward. These will add to the already existing machines that are in place in other complementary locations.. I am very pleased that we have been able to secure the funding for these vital…

  • Community Games

    I have received the information below which you may be interested in. “Dear Councillor Please see the below opportunity and please promote to your wider relevant contacts. Be inspired by this summer’s Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympics and bring your community together this year with a festival of sporting and cultural activities. Awards of up…

  • GREEN GRANTS PROGRAMME – CLOSING DATE 8TH JANUARY 2016

    I received the information below which may be of interest to you. “Please find attached some information about the TD Green Streets green grants programme which is now open to communities in West Yorkshire to apply.  We would welcome an application from Leeds.  A £10,000 grant is up for grabs for a community in West Yorkshire to deliver…

  • LEEDS PARKS FUND

    Leeds Parks Fund has been set up as a means of allowing individuals and organisations to make charitable donations to improve green spaces in Leeds. It is overseen by Green Leeds Ltd, a charity set up to receive and administer landfill tax credits within the Leeds area. Green space refers, in this context, to outdoor…

  • FUNDING AVAILABLE FROM THE POLICE & CRIME COMMISSIONER FOR COMMUNITY GROUPS, CHARITIES ETC.

    I have been sent the link below to information about some funding that the Police Commissioner has made available. The funding is via the Safer Communities Fund to help make communities safer and feel safer. The fund will provide grants to voluntary, community groups, charities and partners. http://www.westyorkshire-pcc.gov.uk/safer-communities-fund.aspx

  • BUDGET FOR SKIPS FOR 2015/16

    Each year Councillors put aside money into the Skips budget. This encourages more people to volunteer in community clean ups and environmental projects. The budget is £1000 annually for the Ward and anyone who is organising a community clean-up in the Ward can approach us to request a skip be made available. The budget will…