Veolia UK and Shropshire Council have teamed up to offer £15,000 in funding to the county’s local community groups and clubs.

Latest update from Shropshire Council Newsroom:

The first ever EnviroGrant scheme in Shropshire enables clubs or groups to apply for up to £1,000 in funding for projects that benefit the local community or environment. The funding project is one of the many ways that Shropshire Council’s waste contract with Veolia goes to benefit the local community.

The EnviroGrant scheme is aimed at groups who are looking to improve areas, from planting wildflowers to clearing paths to enable access. Whether you are doing a project that focuses on reuse and recycling, or a local school looking at developing a forest school, they want to hear from you.

The scheme opens for applications today (Monday 5 September 2022) and closes on Monday 31 October 2022. To apply just visit  If you need any help with your application please contact Angela James, Veolia’s engagement officer, at [email protected]

Quoted from Shropshire Council’s online newsroom. Original article can be found here: £15,000 of funding now available to community groups across the county – Shropshire Council Newsroom

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Caroline Talbot
Author: Caroline Talbot