Time running out to apply for Mayor's fund grant

Money
(Last Updated On: January 29, 2016)

Have you applied yet for the Mayor’s Fund? Don’t miss out on this year’s funding!

The closing date for the Mayors Fund is rapidly approaching, with final applications being taken on Friday 5 February 2016.

Torbay’s Elected Mayor, Gordon Oliver is once again making his annual pledge of giving half of his salary to charitable groups. In total, grants of over £113,000 have been handed out to local charities and organisations from the Mayor’s Fund.

Grants of up to £1,000 are available to winning projects that will be progressed in the following 12 months, with priority going to organisations and individuals based and operating in Torbay.

The council are urging people to apply to get financial help towards their organisations and the great work they do in the community.

Local charities, community and voluntary sector organisations or individuals who wish to apply, need to complete an application form, which can be downloaded from the Torbay Council website, at http://www.torbay.gov.uk/mayorsfund.htm , along with the Grant Scheme Policy to check for eligibility.

Alternatively, you can request a form by emailing mayorsfund@torbay.gov.uk or in writing to the Mayor’s Fund at the Town Hall to receive a copy of the application form.
The postal address to request an application form is:

Torbay Mayors Fund
C/o The Mayor’s Office
Town Hall
Torquay
TQ1 3DR

(Author)

Team account for We Are South Devon.