Northern Gas Networks Community Promises Fund

NGN LogoLeeds Community Foundation are delighted to be working with Northern Gas Networks to deliver their Community Promises Fund. NGN delivers gas to 2.7 million homes and businesses in much of Yorkshire, the North East and Northern Cumbria and are launching this fund as part of their ongoing commitment to local communities.

Grants are available for organisations working in any of NGN’s Local Authority areas (see below for full list). The Fund seeks to support innovative projects working with vulnerable people to address any of the following: fuel poverty and energy efficiency; carbon monoxide poisoning; engagement and employability in STEM fields (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics); use of the Priority Services Register. See the Guidance Flyer for full information.

Area
Projects must be benefiting residents in the Northern Gas Networks area. This covers large parts of Yorkshire, the North East and Northern Cumbria. There is a full list of Local Authority areas in the Guidance Flyer and you can check using a postcode here: http://www.northerngasnetworks.co.uk/gas-connections/get-connected/apply-now/
(please do NOT fill out the application form at the above link as this is for connecting properties to the gas system; simply use the initial postcode checker to see if you are in the right area and then use the application form under ‘To Apply’ heading below)

Amount
Grants of £1,000 – £10,000 are available.

Closing Date
12noon Thursday 19th October. You will receive your decision the week commencing 4th December.

Guidance Flyer
Please click here to download and read the Guidance Flyer before applying.

To Apply
Please read the Guidance Flyer above. You can then start your online application by clicking here.
If you cannot access the online form or have any issues with it, please get in touch.

Queries
If you have any queries, please call the Grants Team on 0113 242 2426 or email grants@leedscf.org.uk