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Sources of Community Grant Funding

There are many  sources of funding for community projects. Some of these funding sources provide grants to a wide range of projects and others only give to particular type of project such as young peoples activities, sports activities or activities which benefit a town or region.

For information on our Community Grant Programme visit Craven District Councils Community Grant Programme


Funding from Parish & Town Councils

you could contact your local Parish/Town Council as many give grants to local projects.

To find out the contact details for your local Parish Council please see the Parish Councils page.


Community First Yorkshire Funding Bulletin

The Community First Yorkshire monthly Funding Bulletin keeps you in touch with new and ongoing funding sources, and can be downloaded from.

You can also have it emailed straight to your Inbox, simply email to sign up.


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