There is an opportunity for local community projects to be awarded small grants (up to £2,500). Willesden Green ward has been awarded £67 to spend in allocations between 2012 to 2015. The Community First Panel, comprising local residents and traders, will submit proposals to the Community Development Foundation (administrators of the scheme) by the end of March 2013. Community based projects will focus on:
- Helping Willesden Green become a place to enjoy diverse, new and interesting activities and create attractions that enhance pride.
- Making people better informed about services and activities in the area.
- Encouraging young people to have an active, engaged and positive relationship with Willesden Green.
- Supporting the creation and development of a Town Team that truly represents all local stakeholders
- Fostering green and environmental projects and improve the environment, visual appeal and healthfulness of Willesden Green.
Call 07810008526 for details or funding applications.