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The 2D Ltd Legacy Community First Fund (the Fund) provides grants of between £500 to £2,000 to support a broad range of projects and activities such as volunteer expenses, development and innovation activities, training and core costs.

Who can apply?

Priority will be given to small, locally-based voluntary and community groups and registered charities that primarily benefit local people in the ex-districts of Teesdale and Wear Valley (but excluding the area of Shildon).

What size grant?

Between £500 and £2,000 is available with higher awards available at panel discretion, based on the evidence of need and positive impact provided in the application’

When to apply?

This fund is now open to applications

Before applying please read our general grant making criteria to check that your organisation and activity or project for which you are seeking funding meets our criteria.

Please contact a member of the Grants Team on [email protected] if you have any questions or need help with your application.

Please note that the application process for this programme will be closed briefly for a technical update. The application process will reopen on 15th June 2022.