Co-op Foundation – Space to Connect

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Aims/priorities: Space to Connect is a partnership between the Co-op Foundation and the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DMCS). It builds on the commitment to unlock the potential of community spaces as part of the Government’s loneliness strategy. It also extends the Co-op Foundation’s existing support for organisations who are working to make community spaces sustainable. • Explore – grants for organisations that want to start exploring ways that local challenges could be addressed through better use of space, and/or identify potential spaces that could be opened up to community use. Who can apply? Applications will be considered from UK-based charities, social enterprises and other voluntary and community organisations that do not mainly aim to generate profits for private distribution. Grant amount: Grants of up to £10,000 are available Application process: There is an online application form Deadline: 12 August 2019, 12pm Contact information: Tel: 08437 519 251 Email: [email protected] Website address: