Funding applications are now open
The Make Notts Safe Community Chest provides seed corn and other funding for third sector community based organisations to enable local delivery against PCC priorities in the Make Notts Safe Plan.
The Make Notts Safe Community Chest will be avaliable annually with two application windows each year – one in January/February and one in June/July. £50,000 has been set aside by the PCC for Community chest funding per financial year meaning up to £25,000 grant funding available per round. However for this 2023/24 Communtiy Chest Round One there will be a total of £40,000 funding avaliable with £15,000 of this ring fenced for specific hate crime projects.
In relation to this round of funding organisations can apply for up to £10,000 of funding however it is antipcated that awards of between £5,000 and £10,000 will only be given in exceptional circunstances and the majority of grants awarded will be up to £5,000. Any grant which is successfully awarded must be spent and delivered by the end of the financial year – March 2024.
Deadline for applications is midday on 31 March 2023.