Community grants & funding

Community Safety Partnership Grant 2018-19

The Forest of Dean Community Safety Partnership (CSP) works to support safety in the community. The opportunity to apply for funding to help reduce crime and fear of crime in the Forest of Dean is now available.  To apply:

For more details of projects who have received a Community Safety Partnership Grant in 2018-19 so far:

Community Defibrillator Grant 2015-20

For details of Parishes, Wards and Towns receiving a Community Defibrillator Grant in 2015-20:

Community Grant 2018-19

For details of projects who have received a Community Grant in 2018-19:

Voluntary and Community Sector Fund 2019-2022

The Voluntary and Community Sector Fund (VCS Fund) is now closed.  Applications are currently being reviewed and information about funded activities will be available to download in due course.

Before opening this fund we reviewed all of the data we have regarding our district and consultation via an online survey took place.  The findings informed final decisions about the VCS Fund 2019-2022.  The see the survey results:

Funding advice for community groups and organisations

We fund Gloucestershire Rural Community Council (GRCC) to provide detailed advice on funding for your organisation, you can:

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