The D and J Lloyd Community First Fund
The D and J Lloyd Community First Fund offer grants to support voluntary and community groups working in Cambridgeshire to:
- Provide support and relief to those that are in need, in particular those suffering financial hardship, illness, social isolation or homelessness or negative effects of old age.
- Promote the arts, in particular but not exclusively work to help those at a disadvantage to take part in arts activities.
- Protect the environment and or sites or buildings of historic or architectural importance.
- Promote learning, skills development and education (excluding areas of statutory responsibility) to those that are marginalized or excluded from society.
Recent grant awards include:
St Paul's Church and Community Centre were awarded a grant to run a community Arts Festival.
Rowan Humberstone Ltd received a grant to set up a screen printing room where the disabled students can be creative and develop a specialised skill-set.
Wintercomfort was awarded a grant towards the cost of providing washing and laundry faciltites for one year for isolated and marginalised members of the community.