THE Wirral Globe is once again offering charities in the area the chance to apply for a Gannett grant.
The Gannett Foundation is the charitable arm of Gannett Co Inc., the parent company of Newsquest Media Group, one of the UK’s largest publishers and owners of the Wirral Globe.
We provide funding to registered charities in the areas where we operate local newspapers and websites.
We support those registered charities with projects which take a creative approach to fundamental issues such as neighbourhood improvements, local problem-solving, economic development, youth enterprise, sport and healthy living, assistance to disadvantaged or disabled people, care of the elderly, environmental conservation, and educational or cultural enrichment.
Decisions about funding will be made by the trustees based on the evidence submitted.
The Foundation will favour projects that demonstrate good planning, oversight and financial responsibility.
As a prerequisite, the submission of copies of the charity’s most recent financial accounts is required. Applications must be submitted on the approved application form, which can be downloaded here
The completed form and supporting document should be sent via email to [email protected].
Deadline for applications is 5 pm on Monday, 9th October 2017.