SHIRE Community Grants Programme 2019-20

Leicestershire County Council's SHIRE Community Grants programme for 2019-20 will open for applications on 1st April 2019.

SHIRE Grants are available for charities, community organisations, social enterprises and Town/Parish Councils to deliver projects which improve the lives of vulnerable and disadvantaged people in Leicestershire.

Leicestershire County Council is holding their annual SHIRE Grants Launch Event on:

Monday 8th April 2019
5.00pm to 8.00pm
County Hall, Glenfield, Leicester

The event will provide an opportunity to:

  • Find out more about the SHIRE Community Grants Programme, including some of the achievements in 2018-19 and the Grant programme’s objectives for 2019-20
  • Hear from successful projects which have been supported through SHIRE Grant funding
  • Meet and connect with other local community organisations and other relevant stakeholders
  • There will also be an opportunity to visit a marketplace of agencies who can help you to achieve your aims as a community organisation.

The Council will be providing a buffet and refreshments from 5.00pm, with the event to begin at 6.00pm, in Sparkenhoe Committee Room at County Hall.

If you are interested in attending this event, please book a place.

Please note that space is limited, and will be offered on a first-come, first-served basis, so please ensure you book a place as early as possible.

For more information about the event, please contact noel.singh@leics.gov.uk, tel: (0116) 3057020, or andy.hayes@leics.gov.uk, tel: (0116) 3057269.