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Christmas Holiday Activities Fund open for applications

4 October 2021 - 4:27pm

Middlesbrough Council has launched the third Holiday Activity Fund (HAF) programme in 2021, known as Xplore. Their feedback has been there was an extremely varied programme of activities being offered over the previous two, thanks to deliverers. They are hoping to build on that to provide an even more exciting and varied programme over the Christmas holidays providing lots of fun.

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Funding for impact of Bilsdale mast fire

30 September 2021 - 3:35pm

We’ve been made aware of some likely funding for organisations working with people who are affected by the recent Bilsdale TV and radio mast fire - e.g. older or vulnerable people that might not have access to the internet, and the impact being an increased sense of loneliness and isolation.  

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Made By Sport – Clubs In Crisis Fund

24 September 2021 - 12:21pm

County Durham Community Foundation has teamed up with Made By Sport to offer local sports clubs and organisations in the Tees Valley the opportunity to apply for a grant which can help support young people as they start to recover from the effects of the latest lockdown. 

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The Phoenix Way - North East meeting

25 August 2021 - 9:47am

The Angelou Centre's Executive Director, Umme Imam is inviting interested Voluntary and Community Organisations to an upcoming meeting of charities and organisations led by Black and racially minoritised communities as part of the Phoenix Way, a project funded by the National Lottery Community Fund (TNLCF). 

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Resilience Funding Tees Valley

26 July 2021 - 4:32pm

One-off funding has been allocated across the Tees Valley which aims to focus upon improving the wellbeing of local communities (of all ages) impacted by Covid 19.

This investment will be aimed at community wellbeing services.  Voluntary Development Agencies for each Local Authority area are hosting the funding, with MVDA responsible for the Middlesbrough area. 

Areas of focus for proposals may include:

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