Community Chest - Micro Grants
Community Chest - What do Mico-grants fund?
These are designed to be quick and easily accessible to help community projects at a grass roots level. These projects would have outcomes that reduce social isolation, improve wellbeing and support better connected communities.
The micro-grants will also be able to be used to support any crowd funded projects that demonstrate real community support and engagement.
Who can apply?
- Town/Parish Councils
- Formally Constituted Groups
- Community Groups/Associations
- Social Enterprises
- Community Benefit Societies
How to apply?
Please read through the guidance notes which contain details of all the grant funding schemes.
- Email a completed Micro-grant application to Louise Gambardella. These will be reviewed twice a month and then advised if your application has been successful
Can I apply for both the Community Initiative Fund and the Micro-grant ?
Yes, you are able to do this.
If you have any questions regarding this fund, or would like to be added to the distribution list, then please contact Louise Gambardella - Funding Officer on 01371 879722 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
The Essex Association wish to formally thank Essex County Council for the support provided to the EALC, Parish and Town Councils, Village and Communities across Essex.