The Derwenthorpe Community Fund

The Derwenthorpe Community Fund was created to invest in initiatives that benefit the local community. It has a particular focus on tackling the actions highlighted by local people.

The next deadline for applying for funding is 17 April 2024. If you have any questions, please email

The types of activities that come under the grant include:

  • working with schools and other local agencies and community organisations to provide community activities for all ages
  • developing opportunities for children and young people to engage in community-based activities
  • supporting or establishing events and activities that make best use of open space and recreational facilities in and around Derwenthorpe
  • supporting or developing learning opportunities for adults
  • supporting or developing social events and activities that promote social cohesion and inclusion.

Further information about the community fund is available in the information and application pack.

Deadlines for applying for funding

Round Deadline
Round 1 17 April 2024
Round 2 9 October 2024