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Live Here Love Here Small Grants scheme now open

26 October 2016

The Live Here Love Here Small Grants Scheme takes a fresh approach to improving our local environment and building a sense of civic pride in our local communities.

Click here to visit the Small Grants Scheme section of the Live Here Love Here website.

Launched by Local Councils, the Department of the Environment, Agriculture and Rural Affairs, Tourism Northern Ireland, Choice Housing, Coca-Cola, the Northern Ireland Housing Executive and Keep Northern Beautiful, the small grants scheme provides support to volunteer projects that: 

Use innovative ways to reduce littering and dog fouling where you live.

Improve the way your local environment is looked after, whether urban, rural or coastal.

Contribute to the development of civic pride within a community with a focus on environmental improvement.

To enhance or attract tourism to your community through environmental improvements.

Grants are available from 500 to 5,000 and are open to volunteer and community groups, all school and third level education organisations, youth groups and sports clubs undertaking civic pride projects in the following Council areas:

* Belfast City Council * Derry City and Strabane District Council * Mid and East Antrim Borough Council * and Northern Ireland Housing Executive (All Council Areas) *

Click here to download an application pack

If you have any questions please check out the frequently asked questions document or email smallgrants@liveherelovehere.org 

Closing date for applications is 12noon 28 November 2016

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