Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020 - deadline 10 January 2020

Published date: 
Monday, 16th December 2019

Grants of up to £1,000 are available for Oldham events and activities taking place during Hate Crime Awareness Week 2020 - Monday 3 February to Sunday 9 February 2020.

Funding is available to support the Community Safety and Cohesion Partnership Board tackle all hate incidents, whether these are motivated by hatred against people because of their race, religion, disability, sexuality, gender identity, or alternative lifestyle/sub-culture. 

This funding can be used to assist with events and/or activities that take place during Hate Crime Awareness Week or towards supporting a longer length project (up to a year). The funds can be used to cover the costs of speakers, food, arts/crafts, running workshops, developing a play or a film, or any other reasonable costs that helps the project meets at least one of the five key aims of the fund.   The five key aims are:

  1. Preventing hate crime;
  2. Responding to hate crime in our communities;
  3. Increasing the reporting of hate crime;
  4. Improving support for the victims of hate crime;
  5. Building our understanding of hate crime.

Application form - click here

Guidance notes: click here