The Voluntary Action South West Surrey (VASWS) Sparks Fund has been set up to award small Grant Applications up to £2,000, to support communities impacted by Covid-19. The fund is aimed and tackling the wider impact on health and well-being following the pandemic. Enabling communities to have increased participation, engagement and a role and say in how things are done on matters that impact them and where they live. This is to be achieved through small-scale community-led initiatives that benefit the local community and residents in the highlighted areas below. To apply, visit the online form, visit or visit https://voluntaryactionsws.org.uk.
Areas to be supported:
Guildford – Ash Wharf, Stoke & Westborough
Waverley – Godalming – Central Ockford and Farnham – Upper Hale
Priority will be given to applications that:
- invest in resident and community-led activities that will benefit local residents and neighbourhoods.
- Will help build community connection and resilience, while mitigating the impact of Covid 19 and increases in the cost of living.
More information on the 2023 Sparks Fund