WaCoCo promotes the social and economic wellbeing of the people Waterloo by supporting the sustainability and effectiveness of local community and voluntary organisations through drawing in funding, encouraging local partnerships and networks, and increasing their voice on local issues.

Reaching Communities England

The Big Lottery Fund's Reaching Communities Award provides funding for voluntary and community groups.

The awarding body particularly wants to hear about projects that support:

Lasting and sustainable changes to places and spaces
Communities to develop happier and stronger relationships with each other
Taking action to focus on the root causes of social problems to tackle them at the earliest possible stage.

They want to talk to would-be applicants about their ideas early on so that they can give funding advice.  The Big Advice team can be reached on: 0345 4 10 20 30.

Grant value: 
£10,000 - £500,000
Deadline: 
Ongoing
How to apply: 

Online application form.  See www.biglotteryfund.org.uk