Jubilee Fund for Wivenhoe’s Young People

Laurence Knox, Chairman of the Queen’s Jubilee Youth Trust for Wivenhoe is very pleased to announce that the Trust now holds some £13,000 as a result of events held over the Jubilee weekend. "I’m fairly over the moon" he said.

The Trust was established in 2001 with the am of raising money to fund, promote and sponsor activities for young people in Wivenhoe.

Simple, written applications requesting grants should be sent to Laurence Knox (see details below). Applications will be considered in April in each year but applications at other times will be considered. 

Applications can be made by the intended beneficiaries or by individuals connected with the beneficiaries. Beneficiaries must be:

– individuals resident in Wivenhoe and up to the age of 18 years

– or groups or youth organisations based in Wivenhoe.

Applications should be as simple as possible and should include:

a) the applicant’s name and address

b) a description of the project or item for which money is needed

c) a brief account of why this need has arisen, or what would be achieved

d) the sum applied for

e) details of any other funding acquired or applied for

f) the applicant’s parent or guardian, or a person in a position of responsibility within the organisation should sign the application to show agreement that the money should be made available for the stated purpose.

The Trustees will consider grants up to a maximum of £500.

For more information contact:  Laurence Knox, The Old Chapel, Quay Street, Wivenhoe CO7 9DD   Tel: 01206-826414       

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