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The consultation is about how buses in Greater Manchester should be run in the future and whether the proposed franchising scheme should be introduced. The consultation questions are about the proposed franchising scheme, which is how the Greater Manchester Combined Authority propose bus franchising would work in practice.
Ecclesiastical have launched their 12 days of giving and once again they will be donating, £1,000 to 120 charities over 12 days. Ecclesiastical have given funding to all kinds of causes over the years and know what a huge difference £1,000 can make to a charity and those they support. Get involved and nominate your favourite charity.
This fund gives local charities and community groups the chance to apply online for a £500 grant to deliver projects across Great Britain that encourage people to be physically active. Successful projects will support and inspire people to participate in sports or exercise with the primary aim of improving the physical health of participants.
Manchester City Council wants to make Manchester a more inclusive and equal place, where everyone has the same opportunities and a good quality of life, and we all value the diversity of each other’s different backgrounds.
In the latest newsletter GM Poverty Action share information about Living Wage Week events across Greater Manchester and how you can get involved. Katy Jones writes for GMPA about a project looking at Universal Credit and the controversial in-work conditionality. There is also an uplifting account of Urban Outreach’s Christmas hampers. Do you have a similar activity? You can share it with GM Poverty Action.
The National Council for Voluntary Organisations (NCVO) has launched a website resource around safeguarding for the community and voluntary sector.
Information for the bulletin is compiled from a number of sources including Grantfinder, and direct from funders themselves. It showcases just a few of the hundreds of funding opportunities available for local community, voluntary and faith organisations.
This bulletin is produced by a partnership of local support and development agencies across Greater Manchester.
One Manchester is a Housing provider in Manchester, they have a pot of funding available at the moment for individuals or groups who want to do something good for their community
Providing grants for up to £5,000
The fund covers the following areas Openshaw, Clayton, Beswick, Gorton, Abbey Hey, Miles Platting, Longsight, Levenshulme, Rusholme , Fallowfield, Moss Side, Hulme, Ardwick.
The Windrush Day Grant Scheme will support groups to celebrate and commemorate the arrival of the MV Empire Windrush and the contribution of the Windrush Generation in communities across our country. It will also seek to educate about this contribution and the history of the MV Empire Windrush. This programme will support people from many different ages and backgrounds to embrace our shared history.