Celebrations Grant (Community Chest)

The Celebrations Grant (Community Chest) is offering grants of up to £500 for community celebrations to celebrate St George’s Day (April 2019), the Big Lunch and the Great Get Together (both June 2019) and bring different groups of people together. For example, you could hold an afternoon tea, a street party or a picnic.

Who can apply

Community and voluntary organisations, social enterprises, faith groups, 'Friends of' groups and PTAs who support Southampton city residents are eligible to apply. Organisations with an annual income of less than £250,000 have priority.

Please see our application guidelines for more information about what the Celebrations Grants (Community Chest) can and can't fund.

Closing date

Monday 18 February 2019, at midday

How to apply

  1. Read the application guidelines to ensure your group and project are eligible for funding.

  2. Download and save the MS Word application form to your computer.

  3. Submit the application form and the supporting documents to the email address on the form. You can also submit the supporting documents by post if you need to.

The application form is available in other formats if you are unable to use the MS Word version of the form. Please contact us to request an alternative format or if you have any queries about the grant scheme or application forms: grants@southampton.gov.uk