Parish and community initiative scheme

Find out about funds

The community initiative fund grants are open to select 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. There is also £12,000 available through the Hinckley community initiative fund for community groups within the town. 

Since 2005, nearly £1.5 million has been distributed to a total of 399 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. 


Applications for funding in 2023 have now closed. 

Applications for funding in 2024 will open in October this year. Please see this page for further details later in the year. 

Last updated: 17/01/2023 11:25