Organisations seeking funding from sources other than North Herts Council can contact the council's Community Engagement Officer for their area.
North Area - Royston, Baldock and the villages surrounding them:
Tel: 01462 474225 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
South Area - Letchworth, Hitchin and Southern Rural villages:
Tel: 01462 474226 or email: email@example.com
Tel: 01462 474209 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
County councillors' locality budgets
Each councillor gets £10,000 a year to spend on local projects that promote the social, economic or environmental wellbeing of their local area.
Grants can be given for anything, as long as it is legal and does not go against a county council policy.
Councillors have given grants before for:
- non-profit community events
- crime prevention
Visit the county council website for more information.
Other funding sources
- North Herts Centre for Voluntary Service hosts a Grant Finder search engine, which matches projects to funders whose policies are most likely to fit the project. Contact Anne Taylor Tel: 01462 689403 or e-mail email@example.com
- You can sign up to the IDOX newsletter which will send you weekly updates of available funding sources
- Grants Online have a free monthly newsletter detailing current funding opportunities. There is no need to subscribe and pay, simply click the link, scroll to the bottom of the page and click 'Subscribe to our newsletter'
- The GrantsHub website has a grant finder and other useful information to help you find and apply for grants.