What is it?
The Community Piggy Bank has been funded through the £1million Big Lottery investment and is being managed by the Ewanrigg Local Trust (ELT). It can be used to create sports, arts, health, welfare, learning, training and employment opportunities for local residents.
Who can apply?
The Community Piggy Bank is available to individuals, groups and organisations wishing to work in the Ewanrigg area.
How can the money be used?
Opportunities for sports, arts, health, welfare, learning, training or work in Ewanrigg.
Community-led activities that are self-sustaining.
Trips to see inspiring activity that could influence future developments in Ewanrigg.
All proposals should show a direct benefit to people or individuals living in Ewanrigg.
The boundaries of Ewanrigg (as defined by the Big Local fund) are shown on the application form.
All proposals should complement the ELT’s vision.
The community's vision is to grow:
Inspiring spaces - Potential - Pride - Positive action - Community spirit
Together we will:
Improve existing built and green spaces - Ensure cleaner, safer streets - Reduce crime and anti-social behaviour - Develop facilities and activities - Improve welfare and wellbeing - Champion the positive reputation that Ewanrigg deserves - Increase aspiration, learning and attainment.
How much money can I apply for?
You can apply for up to £1,500
How do I apply?
Terms and Conditions
All grants are subject to terms and conditions. Please see application form for details.