Parish and community initiative scheme

Find out about funds

You can now register your interest in the parish and Hinckley community initiative funds. The community initiative fund grants are open to constituted community groups and parish and town councils within the borough of Hinckley and Bosworth to help fund community projects.

A total of £150,000 is available through the parish community initiative fund to support community projects in the parishes of the Borough, with a maximum of £12,000 allocated to any one parish area, and £12,000 available through the Hinckley community initiative fund to community groups within the town of Hinckley. 

Since 2005, over £1.3 million has been awarded to a total of 430 projects throughout the borough. Projects include community building improvements, play area improvements, the installation of outdoor gyms, landscaping, habitat creation, community open space improvements and new community notice boards. For a list of successful projects funded under this scheme, visit community projects schemes funded

How to apply

You can now apply for the 2022 community initiative fund grants.

To apply you need to register your interest. Complete our Green Spaces contact form or telephone 01455 255707.

Once you have registered your interest, we will contact you.

Application closing date

Closing date is 7 January 2022. Please register your interest as soon as you can.

Last updated: 24/09/2021 10:03