Every year Lydney Town Council sets aside money within the budget for the Grants Fund, aimed to benefit people and projects local to the Parish of Lydney.
Applications will be considered for financial assistance towards a specific project, item or activity from community associations, cultural, educational, sporting and charitable organisations, which are non-commercial and whose membership and field of activities are located within the Parish.
Who can apply?
Any not-for-profit group operating for the benefit of the community of Lydney. This is provided that you have a constitution or set of rules and a bank account with at least two signatories.
What will not be funded?
How do we apply?
You can contact Lydney Town Council for an application form, or alternatively you can download the form below:
GRANTS AWARDED IN FINANCIAL YEAR 2023/2024
Each year the Mayor awards a Grant of £200 to a young person who has demonstrated outstanding ability and who would benefit from financial assistance to help them progress in their chosen sport or art.
To find out more or to apply you can contact Lydney Town Council for an application form, or alternatively you can download the form below:
Dean Academy student Anna Shcheglova was presented with a Community award by Mayor of Lydney Cllr Tasha Saunders for her contribution to the school.
Anna arrived from Ukraine in 2022 and has just finished her GCSE’s.
Assistant Headteacher Mrs Hannah Rowlands said “Anna has taken our Ukrainian students under her wing and they have flourished because of her. Anna’s impact on the school, our staff and students cannot be underestimated. She is a fantastic role model.
Applicants who do not meet the Grants Policy Criteria may still apply twice a year for a donation from the Council
How do we apply?
You can contact Lydney Town Council for an application form, or alternatively you can download the form below.