• Cemex Community Fund Announces New Application Deadline

    The CEMEX Community Fund has announced that the next deadline for applications the 17th February 2015.
    The CEMEX Community Fund is a grant-giving fund set up by CEMEX under the Landfill Tax Credit Scheme. Its aim is to support sustainable local community and environmental projects within 3 miles of a CEMEX operations. Each year Cemex makes available grants of between £1,000 and £15,000 to support a small number of projects in England, Scotland and Wales.
    The total budget for each spending round is approximately £60,000. Support is available for projects which provide and maintain public parks and amenities when the work protects the social built and/or natural environment and repair, or restore buildings or structures which are of religious, historical or architectural interest.
    To be eligible for funding applicant organisations need to be enrolled as an Environmental Body with Entrust, the Regulator of the Landfill Community Fund.
    Previously funded projects have included:

    • Church roof repairs
    • Kitchen extension to a parish hall
    • Playground initiatives
    • Environmental enhancements; etc.

    Click here to find out more.

    Posted on 15th October 2014