Strummer Calling Community First Fund

Grants for small voluntary and community groups to address local needs and/or create opportunities that make a real difference, with priority given to groups in the Carlisle and Eden areas.


Who can apply?
• volunteer-led grassroots groups which support their community

Examples of projects supported:
• community cinema
• camping activities for Scout groups
• expenses for volunteers and room hire for radio broadcast training
• improvements to village hall

What the fund will not support in addition to our normal exclusions:
• individuals

How much can you apply for?
Grants will normally be less than £1,000 over one year; however, there is no maximum award amount.

If you would like further information about this fund please contact:
Ellen Clements on 01900 825760 or email