The following bodies offer grant funding to individuals and/or organisations based within our town.
CLOUGHFOOT SCHOOL TRUST
The Cloughfoot School Trust offers educational grants to those under the age of 25 who, or whose parents, live in Todmorden. Applicants should be in education, either at school, college or university or undertaking further professional or technical training or education. Grants are awarded to help towards the cost of items such as equipment and materials, travel and books. Further details and an application form can be found below.
HEPTONSTALL EXHIBITIONS AND RICHARD NAYLOR CHARITIES
The Heptonstall Exhibitions and Richard Naylor Charities offer educational grants to young people, under the age of 21 years on first application, who live within the area of the ‘Ancient Chapelry of Heptonstall’. This is the area bounded by Pudsey Rd in Todmorden, Midgley Rd in Mytholmroyd and Turvin Rd in Cragg Vale. It includes, Hebden Bridge, Heptonstall, Blackshaw, Wadsworth, Stansfield, Erringden and Langfield.
If you are going on to further education or entering a trade or profession you may qualify for a grant.
The 2020 deadline for applications is set for early September, further details and an application form are available on the website.
CROOK HILL COMMUNITY BENEFIT FUND
The Crook Hill Community Benefit Fund offers grant funding to community projects that offer benefit to residents living with a defined funding area around the Crook Hill Wind Farm. Parts of Todmorden fall within this area. Grant applications are invited once a year and the next closing date is 8 February 2021. Full details can be found here.
REAPS MOSS COMMUNITY BENEFIT FUND
The Reaps Moss Community Benefit Fund offers grant funding to community projects that offer benefit to residents living with defined funding areas around the Reaps Moss Wind Farm. The Todmorden Electoral Ward is one such area. Grants applications are invited once a year and the next closing date is 15 February 2021. Further details can be found here.