Find out how you can apply for a grant to support projects benefiting your local community.

You can use a ward grant for one-off projects, equipment or resources that will provide a benefit to the local community and achieve your local objectives. 

You cannot use the grant for projects that already exist or for general running costs of your organisation. 

Councillors in each ward are encouraged support a variety of groups and projects. For the 2021/22 financial year, each ward in Rushmoor has a budget of £3,000 to award under this scheme. The minimum grant is £50. 

You can check the Ward grants - funding available per ward document to see the amount of funding available in each ward's budget. This document will be updated monthly once grants have been awarded. 

Find information about your ward

To find out in which ward your organisation is based and who your ward councillors are, visit our polling stations and wards page where you can enter your postcode or click on the interactive map.

Grant awards

Please see below to view details of the grants we've awarded from this fund:

Help for your project

If your project involves young people aged between one and 25 years, Community Matters Partnership (CMPP) may be able to provide volunteers to help carry out your project. CMPP's Community Action Days are aimed at supporting local schools, youth groups, charities, colleges and not-for-profit organisations that work with young people in and around Rushmoor.

For more information or for an informal chat, please email hello@cmpp.org.uk or register your interest through the CMPP Community Action Day application form.

Another source of funding 

Rushmoor Community Lottery is an alternative way of regular fundraising.  For more information visit our Rushmoor Community Lottery page.


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