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Community Foundation: Frederick Milburn Fund

Supports small groups and projects that will create a lasting legacy and benefit communities associated with the traditional industries linked to the River Tyne. Grassroots groups are especially encouraged to apply, for grants of around £2,000.

Projects that have a direct link to the river today are preferred and the grant should cover most, if not all, of the total cost. Applications are welcome for projects that involve purchase of equipment, building repairs or specific activities that create a tangible long-lasting outcome for the community.

Deadline: 15 February

Grant size: £500 to £2,500

Application process: Community Foundation website