Greater Manchester Walking Grants

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Grants are available for voluntary and community groups and social enterprises in Greater Manchester for projects that encourage people who are usually less active to get out and start walking or increase the amount they walk.


Fund Value:£ 225,000Maximum Value:£ 5,000Minimum Value:£ 0

Value Notes

Three levels of funding are available:

  • Small Grants of between £50 and £1,000.
  • Medium Grants of between £1,000 and £5,000.
  • Partnership Grants of up to £15,000 (a total of three Partnership Grants will be awarded).

Organisations can apply for more than one grant.

Between November 2019 and June 2020 a total of £225,000 will be awarded in grants.

Extended Description

The Greater Manchester Walking Grants are provided by the Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership and administered by the Greater Manchester Centre for Voluntary Organisation (GMCVO).

The funding is intended to create a network of people and organisations in Greater Manchester who promote and support walking in creative ways.