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Community Action Fund

Love Middlesbrough website

Do you or your community group have a big idea to improve local life?

You can apply to the Community Action Fund for funding of up to £5000 to make your ideas a reality. You might be looking to try something new, or to expand or improve on existing ideas.

Right now, we're looking for projects to take place in the following locations:

  • Berwick Hills and Pallister
  • Brambles and Thorntree
  • Central
  • Hemlington
  • Newport
  • North Ormesby

Need more information?

We're running drop-in sessions where you can find out more about applying for a grant.

Neptune Centre Community Hub/Library - Thursday 9 May 2019 - 10am to 2pm

Breckon Hill Community Centre - Tuesday 7 May 2019 - 11am to 2pm

North Ormesby Community Hub - Monday 3 June 2019 - 11am to 2pm

Ready to apply?

Need a creative kick-start?

Here are some examples of projects that could apply for funding:

  • A food growing project to promote healthy lifestyles
  • A homework club
  • New seating and plants to improve a community space
  • Annual events to promote community spirit and get people working together
  • A local meet-up to tackle loneliness and social isolation
  • Accredited first aid training for your community group