The funding scheme is open to groups and organisations, whose applications will directly benefit people living in Rastrick. The Rastrick Big Local Community Small Grants Fund is a grant fund ...
How time banking is creating a new generation of volunteers Two years ago Cheryl Hughes was a stay-at-home mum in Cardiff, south Wales. She lacked confidence and was unsure about what she could achieve outside family life. She also wished she could buy treats for her loved ones occasionally, but struggled financially. When she came […]
On March 31st the voting for Voice Your Choice closed, we will shortly have the results and we will share them with you as soon as we can. This is the first time we have attempted a neighbourhood vote on this scale so we wanted to know what you thought to the process. Here are […]
Our first round of small grants for 2015 have been allocated, six fantastic groups with as equally brilliant projects have been awarded a combined total of £6,650. Peter Edwards, Vice Chairman of Rastrick Big Local said, This was our third round of Community small grants conducted with every applicant making their appeal in front of all […]
By now every household in Rastrick should have received a voting form through their letterbox and our volunteer deliverers will be resting their weary legs and blistered feet (5.400 households is quite a large number to get round). There are fourteen very interesting bids for the funding on offer and who gets that funding will […]