The Community Chest Scheme
The scheme gives local organisations a chance to bid for funding.
Our aim is to support voluntary and community groups and organisations to deliver activities which contribute to achieving the council’s ambition of maintaining and creating sustainable communities.
Hear from some of our previous winners below and click here to find out how you can apply for the 2017/2018 funding.
Hear from the Ellington Brownies and how the Community Chest Scheme helped them buy new sporting equipment.
Find out how Bedlington FC will be using their money from the Community Chest Scheme to improve their facilities.
Learn how the Community Chest fund has helped the Rothbury Pipers and find out how you can get involved with the group.
With the help of the Community Chest fund, Koast Radio were able to buy new broadcasting equipment.
Find out how Howick Hall are using their Community Chest money to improve their space for the whole community.
Cramlington Youth Project
Find out how the Cramlington Youth Project used the Community Chest Scheme to buy media and music equipment.