Grow Wild which aims to transform communal spaces by sowing and growing UK native plants has announced that local voluntary, community, parish and town councils, youth groups, health authorities , health boards, prisons and secondary schools; etc. can apply for grants of between £2,000 and £4,000 to create a “Grow Wild Community Site.

Grow Wild projects can include an unloved area that organisations want to reclaim for their local community or perhaps somewhere that’s a bit neglected or run-down and applicants want to turn it into an inspiring space for everyone.

Projects should work with one or more of the following groups; young people aged 12-18; Students and young people aged 18-25; people living in urban areas; people experiencing disadvantage and reduced access to services; adults that are less engaged with their community and environmental activities.

The closing date for applications is midday on the 15th January 2018.


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