Lunch Clubs Grants Open for Applications

//Lunch Clubs Grants Open for Applications

Leeds Community Foundation, in partnership with Leeds City Council, are pleased to be offering grants to support the vital work of lunch clubs across the city.

These grants are specifically for the running costs of lunch clubs and can support new clubs as well as helping existing ones to continue delivering services.

Your club must run its activities in Leeds and be providing regular hot meals to local older people.

Funding is awarded as a contribution towards running costs and can help with rent, training, meal costs and volunteer expenses.

Please note that this scheme cannot cover day trips, home delivery of meals or additional social activities provided by lunch clubs (you can carry out these activities, but they must be paid for by the club’s other money).

All applications must be submitted by 12 noon on Friday 28 February 2020. You will hear the outcome of your application by mid-April.

For the full criteria and to submit an application, please visit the Leeds Community Foundation website: https://leedscf.org.uk/lunch-clubs

By |Older People
2020-01-27T09:34:42+00:00 20th January 2020|0 Comments

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Sean is the communications Officer at Leeds Older People’s Forum (LOPF) and also deals with admin and office management. He enjoys the wide variety of his role which covers things like designing reports and documents, organising meetings, putting together ebulletins, writing blogs, updating the LOPF website and social media and making sure that the office never runs out of milk. He has worked in the third sector since 2001 first with Volition and then LOPF and is the longest serving member of the Forum Central team. Previous to this Sean had mainly worked in horticulture and also had a spell managing a newsagent shop.

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