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Find out about Local Area Fund grants awarded in Whitton and whether the ward is open or closed for new applications.

How to apply

  • Applications: Open
  • Remaining funds: £4,005

Do you have a great idea for a project which could benefit the local community? Submit an application to the Local Area Fund.

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Grants awarded

Local Area Fund Grants are awarded by the Chief Executive's Group by delegated authority to the Assistant Chief Executive. Applicants have 12 months to complete the project, unless an extension to the funding period has been agreed with Officers.

Group Grant amount Award date Project description
Friends of Murray Park

£1,000

September 2021 Setting up a new Junior Parkrun in Murray Park on Sunday mornings for children and families
The Purple Elephant Project (Registered Charity No. 1186434)

£4,995

July 2021 Create a play therapy garden to support children experiencing mental health challenges
The Wild Mind Project (Company no. 12108737)

£2,063

(£4,126 awarded in total shared across Heathfield and Whitton wards) 

February 2021 Nature-based creative activities for children and young people helping to improve their mental health

Updated: 24 September 2021