Throughout the year we run different grant schemes offering support to community projects.
The following grants are available to apply for:
Voluntary organisation grants
Applications are invited from voluntary sector organisations for grant support towards their revenue or capital expenditure. For more information see Voluntary Organisation Grants.
Funding for lunch clubs
The aims of this project are to provide services to support older and more vulnerable people in the community and provide a point of contact for those residents with other partner agencies
This grant can support new or existing groups offering a regular lunch club or meeting. To apply complete the Lunch Clubs application form.
Sporting Excellence Grant
We operate a fund which is available to help support talented athletes. For more information and how to apply see Sport and Recreation Grants.
Ribble Valley Recreation and Culture Grant Fund
This grant scheme invests in the development of recreational and cultural activity in the Borough. Supporting the future health and wellbeing of the Ribble Valley community through arts, sports & community projects. To apply complete the Recreation and Culture Grant Form or download the Recreation and Culture Grant Form. For more information and how to apply see Sport and Recreation Grants.
Arts Excellence Awards Scheme
Arts Excellence grants are awarded by Ribble Valley Borough Council and are designed to assist young talented performer’s progress in their chosen activity.
Ribble Valley in Bloom
A small pot of money is available annually to help parishes with their floral displays. This can be in the form of bulbs or a contribution towards planters. These must be external and on public display.
To apply complete the Ribble Valley in Bloom Grant Application Form.
A small pot of money is available annually to help parishes provide Christmas lights in their village. The grants are for outdoor lights only and must be on public display for the good of the community.
To apply for this grant please complete the Christmas Lights Grant Application Form.
Disabled Facilities Grants
The Disabled Facilities Grant is available for a range of work that will help a disabled person remain in their home.
Affordable Warmth Grants
If you are vulnerable and on a low income we can assist you to stay warm. For more information see Staying Warm in Winter.
Renovation grants may be available where substantial works are required to the dwelling to make a dwelling fit to live in. For more information see Landlords.