Find our more about the Oldham Community Champions Fund small grants programme - free online session
Aims/priorities: Oldham Council has been awarded funding from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government’s (MHCLG) Community Champions Programme. MHCLG’s stated purpose of the funding is ‘to support people shown to be most at risk from Coronavirus (COVID-19) including those from an ethnic minority background, disabled people and others to follow safer behaviours and reduce the impact of the virus on themselves and those around them’.
The aims in Oldham for this funding are to support those communities most at risk from Coronavirus:
- South Asian communities,
- Roma community,
- African communities,
- people with learning disabilities and autism,
- people with sensory disabilities and any others identified through data and insight gathering during the course of this work.
Groups and organisations can apply for awards of up to £500 or £5000, and more information is available here
If you are thinking about applying to this fund, would like to find out more about it or would like further support then join us for our free online session where you will have the opportunity to speak to the funder.