As part of the waste contract that Telford & Wrekin Council has procured, an amount of money is set aside to help local community projects. The sports grant scheme forms part of Veolia’s Added Value Plan for the Council, The sports grant is now open to applications; a total of £2,500 is available and each group can apply for up to £500.
The sports grant is open to any sports club within Telford and Wrekin. Sarah Maythorne, Community Liaison Officer at Veolia said “After the success of our first Sports Grant earlier this year, we are thrilled to announce its return. £500 can make a real difference to a club, our grant to the Rugby Raiders Club helped to triple attendance over the summer holidays.
"If you would like to apply for the grant just download the form below and return it by Friday 29 January 2016. The funds will be presented in February of next year."