Purpose of the fund
The purpose of the fund is to support organisations whose mission it is to help tackle disadvantage and provide opportunities across the Dart River Estuary area with a particular focus on children and young adults.
Funding applications will be considered under the following themes:
- Assist families in need
- Bring people together
- Develop life skills
- Enable disabled people
- Encourage safety and resilience
- Keep people safe and well
- Offer training & work opportunities
- Promote access to arts, culture & nature
Grants are awarded up to a maximum of £3,000 and must be spent within 12 months of the award. The fund will consider applications for project costs and/or sustained core cost funding. Priority will be given to projects that seek to make use of the natural environment of the Dart Estuary.
Area of Benefit
The fund will consider applications from across Devon that seek to make use of the natural environment of the Dart River Estuary, priority will be given to groups that are based within the immediate vicinity of the Dart Estuary, South Hams District Council & Torbay Council Area.
Further details and criteria for participation can be found here.
Our partners Devon Community Fund are managing this award on our behalf, please contact them directly if you wish to make an application.