Making a Difference Fund 2019 - 2020

Making a Difference Fund 2019-2020

Grants of between £1,000 and £25,000 are being made available through the Hambleton District Council's 'Making a Difference' Grant Fund for projects that seek to provide the best local solutions to local problems, which demonstrate community support and which address one or more of the council's priorities:

  • driving economic vitality
  • enhancing health and wellbeing
  • caring for the environment
  • providing a special place to live

Successful applicants must be able to demonstrate innovation, value for money and an ability to make a genuine difference to people's lives.

Local community groups must apply to their ward councillor before being considered for a 'Making a Difference' grant.

Due dates

Applications must be submitted by 11th January 2019 ready for final awards in April 2019.  

To be eligible projects must be delivered between 1st April 2019 and 31 March 2020.

Downloadable information


Further information

For more information please contact the Communities Team at or telephone 01609 779977