Community grants scheme

Introduction

The grants scheme is open for local voluntary and community groups to apply for which meet the Council’s definition of a community organisation and further the further the aims of Woking´s Community Strategy, that seeks to tackle the needs of the Borough by working in partnership with local organisations. Criteria for the grants scheme have been drawn up, along with the Council’s Policy Statement on Voluntary Sector Support.

Grant support is available for both capital funding, such as the purchase of equipment or one-off community projects, and revenue funding, such as salaries and rent.  The summary of recent grant support awarded sets out the organisations receiving funding along with the amount and purpose.