Launch of Green Grants, up to £1000 available for small stand alone projects. Go to Apply for more information


For Small and Main Grants, incl Dirtwork projects, the next deadline for submission of Expression of Interest forms for applications is Friday 17 July 2017.


If you have submitted an Expression of Interest and have been invited to apply the next deadline for the receipt of full applications for Small and Main Grants incl Dirtworks is Friday 14 July 2017.



Green Grants Guidance Notes


Green Grants Application Form


Expression of Interest Form

(for Small and Main Grants incl Dirtwork projects)


Annual Report 2015


Annual Report 2016

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  • New application deadlines dates available for 2017!


  • 2016 Annual Report now available to download and in hard copy.


  • Congratulations to our 2016 Best Pratice Award winners:


  • Friends of Williamson Park - Play Area

  • Let's Go Preston - Projects that get people outside

  • St Jospeh's Community Centre - Community Buildings


  • The three winning projects received cheques for £150, a fused glass art plaque and certificate at our recent Annual Event.