The Solway Fund

Grants to enable children and young adults to develop skills that equip them for adult life.

Funded by an anonymous donor

Who can apply?
• charitable groups helping children and young adults in the Maryport and Workington areas

Examples of activities the Fund would will support:
• mentoring and peer support
• accredited and non-accredited training
• activities that prevent children and young people developing problems that lead to difficulties later in life
• personal development
• activities that improve confidence and life skills

The Fund will not support activities that:
• relate to the advancement of religion
• computers except in special circumstances
• individuals

How much can you apply for?
Grants would normally be about £500, however, there is no minimum or maximum award amount.

If you would like to know more about this fund please contact:
Lisa Blackwell, Grants & Programmes Officer, or 01900 820828