Aims/priorities: We recognise community action is taking place across the Borough and we want to encourage and support this action and help to sustain and maintain our vibrant sector to support Oldham people during a very challenging time.
We want to encourage this to be done safely and in line with the most recent Public Health Guidance and Government directives.
Applications for Oldham’s Community Recovery Fund should be for projects that meet one or more of the following priorities:
Aims/priorities: The ESF Community Grant Programme is already helping many people in Greater Manchester who face additional barriers in the workplace to improve their employability and gain employment.
They are now launching our ADAPT Round.
At Action Together we recognise community action is taking place across the boroughs of Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside & Glossop, and we want to encourage and support this action.
We are delighted to let you know that we are launching a Community Response Fund that is available for Oldham, Rochdale and Tameside & Glossop groups from the voluntary, community, faith and social enterprise (VCFSE) sector working on a COVID-19 Community Response and meet either of these priorities:
The 50 Things app has come to Oldham to bring new experiences and educational activities for young children.
The app is based around the simple notion that access to life-changing, fun, low or no-cost experiences with your family, indoors and outdoors, is a great way to support young children’s development.
The project is already running across several major cities in the UK and is now ready for Oldhamers to use with their children.
Aims/priorities: The ForHousing Community Fund offers support to local projects with the aim of improving lives and encouraging thriving communities.
Who can apply? If you are part of a local community group, school, charity or similar organisation and have an idea or a project which will benefit the tenants and residents of ForHousing neighbourhoods then you can apply to the Community Fund to support your project.
Grant amount: Up to £500
Aims/priorities: The purpose of the fund is to help Black and minoritised women's organisations, led-by-and-for women, which have been impacted by the coronavirus pandemic, to support women and girls, dealing with the impact of COVID-19. Eligible core costs and activities include:
Aims/priorities: The objective of the Fund is to reach the groups in England most affected by loneliness during COVID-19 with communications and engagement activity that will help reduce feelings of stigma and encourage people to take steps to help themselves and others.
Funding is for organisations to continue, adapt or expand existing activity that reaches groups at a higher risk of loneliness and supports the government’s loneliness objectives.
It can be used for:
Aims/priorities: The overall focus of the Sustainable Future Programme is on developing and promoting sustainable, low-carbon alternatives to the current consumerist and growth-based paradigm.
The overall focus of the Fund is on developing and promoting sustainable, low-carbon alternatives to the current consumerist and growth-based paradigm. Funding is available for work in the following areas:
Better economics - the Trust will fund work that: