Tag: community groups

Groups and activities at Community Hubs & Libraries

Our four Community Hubs & Libraries – Beeston, Dewsbury Road, Hunslet and St George’s – host a range of specialist groups as well as giving access to Council services and, of course, books. We’ve picked out a selection of sessions that you might not have heard about. The Kinship Grandparents

New grant programme launched to support small groups

Today (22 February 2024) a supportive new programme has been launched in Leeds aimed at capacity building for small, not-for-profit groups. The fund, which is a partnership between Forum Central, Leeds Community Anchor Network (LCAN) and Voluntary Action Leeds (VAL) will see up to 50 small groups supported with training,

Wade’s Charity offers Covid recovery grants to community groups

Wade’s Charity has been enhancing the quality of life for the residents of inner city Leeds for nearly 500 years providing grants to locally based charities and volunteer-led community groups. Supported activities include youth groups, play schemes, elderly welfare and social groups, arts including participation and performance, social groups for

Community projects invited to apply for Third Sector Health Grants

South Leeds community projects invited to apply to next round of Third Sector Health Grants NHS Leeds South and East Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has launched a second round of Third Sector Health Grants to deliver its ambitious plans to improve health and wellbeing, prevent ill-health and ultimately enable local

Skipton’s Grassroots Giving supports community groups

Skipton Building Society’s award winning, community funding scheme, Grassroots Giving, has now officially launched its 2015 campaign. Grassroots Giving gives small community groups, clubs and organisations from across Leeds the opportunity to apply for a £500 donation. In April 2013 Skipton Building Society launched Grassroots Giving to give more sustainable

Community open morning at Tenants Hall, Middleton

A community open morning will be held in Middleton on Friday to showcase some of the groups starting up at a local community facility. Tenants Hall, off Acre Road, Middleton, is running a range of groups, including gardening, crafts, a book club, ukulele group and Women Aloud singing group. If

Lots going on at Beeston Village Community Centre

Beeston Village Community Centre has lots to offer the entire community. The centre, run by Health For All’s Healthy Communities Team and based on St Anthony’s Drive, caters for everything from the Chinese and Polish communities through to people with learning disabilities and breakfast groups. Here’s the weekly what’s on