Apply for up to £10,000 if you are delivering sporting, social, educational or other community activities in Waterbeach and/or Landbeach.

The October Fund invites applications of £1,000+ from local voluntary and community organisations based in and around Waterbeach and Landbeach.

The groups can deliver sporting, social, educational or other community activities and the grants can be for running costs or small capital items.

    Examples of Funded Projects

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    Age UK Cambridgeshire & Peterborough received £9,000 to continue the Community Warden Scheme to ensure older people can remain living at home with the right amount of support and input tailored to their needs; allowing them to retain their independence and promote positive mental well-being.

    Waterbeach and Landbeach Action for Youth (WAY) received £9,357 to employ a youth outreach worker to protect and support young people by patrolling areas of the village during youth club hours.

    The Parochial Church Council of St John the Evangelist Church, Waterbeach received £2,440 to design a bicycle parking scheme at St Johns that will serve visitors to the Church Rooms for community events.

    A Day At The Beach received £1,000 to run a three week long arts, crafts and cultural event that showcased local artists to the surrounding community.

    Who can apply?
    Not-for-profit organisations

    Maximum grant

    Eligible area
    Waterbeach, Landbeach

    1st February, 1st May, 1st August, 1st November

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