Forever Manchester
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The Sage Community Fund is offering grants up to £2,000 to organisations and projects that "support local people of all ages to nurture talent and / or provides life and employability skills which make a lasting contribution towards improving the quality of life”.

The funding is available for groups in the Greater Manchester area via Forever Manchester. Some eligibility restrictions apply.

Closing date for applications is Monday 20th July.

Fund Criteria:    
The Fund offers up to £2,000 and will support applications that:
Help groups rather than individuals
Provides long-lasting benefits rather than transient ones
Offers support to and / or aids the career progression and development (CPD) of those working for the groups we help

The fund will support costs including:
IT equipment
Direct project costs (materials and / or running costs)
Contributions towards core salary and sessional worker costs

Potential groups should contact a member of the  Forever Manchester Awards team to discuss their project, via email: awards[at]forevermanchester[dot]com, or phone 0161 214 0940.