Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Last Chance to Apply for Cash from Pounds 100k Sport Relief Fund

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Last Chance to Apply for Cash from Pounds 100k Sport Relief Fund

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TODAY is the last day for community groups across Greater Manchester to apply for a share of Pounds 100,000 Sport Relief community cash.

Small organisations, local projects, registered charities and social enterprises can bid for grants of Pounds 500 to Pounds 1,000 to help local people living tough lives.

Christchurch Stay and Play in Davyhulme was one of the many organisations that have benefited from the last round of cash grants.

The Pounds 1,000 cash grant has helped the community group fund its project, Teddy Bear's Picnic, which will give 55 children and their 39 carers a trip to a farm in Bolton.

It will pre-school children the chance to play, learn and socialise in the countryside. It also gives their carers, particularly grandparents who take on the main caring role, a chance to meet other adults and give them a support network. …

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