Councillor Hodgson, Cabinet Member for Communities helped launch the Community Solutions Fund at the Celebrating Volunteering Event on the 3rd of June 2019. This fund, which totals £145,000, can support  parish & town councils, voluntary and community sector organisations, schools and community groups to address local issues and increase community capacity through projects and initiatives that reflect the priorities of the Corporate Plan and help reduce future demand and costs for the County Council.

Visit the Act Local Website http://www.actlocalworcestershire.org/CommunitySolutionsFund where you will find details of the fund, the criteria and the application form.

All applications to be sent to  communitysolutionsfund@worcestershire.gov.uk  – closing date 5 pm on 8th September 2019.