ESF Aspiring Communities Fund now open
The Aspiring Communities Fund is now open for applications, the deadline for submissions is 5pm on Friday 7 April.
The aim of this funding is to strengthen and empower communities, increase levels of economic activity, stimulate inclusive growth, local service provision and inclusion by:
- Enabling communities to design and establish new or enhanced services addressing poverty and inequalities;
- Supporting staff posts within community organisations to increase levels of economic activity, local service provision and inclusion, and enhance community resilience.
- Accelerating the implementation of projects and services delivering longer lastingsolutions that empower individuals and communities to shape their futures by involving local people in the process.