The people of Leith have 6 years of experience of making the
decision on the allocation of Community Grants. On 17 March
the Leith Neighbourhood Partnership Board, together with the £eith
decides Steering Group and Leith Funding Panel, made
decisions with the aim of strengthening this
community resposibility. Click
here for Development Report from that meeting.
Decisions agreed include the following:
- All Community Grant funding (£44,184) will be allocated by
the Leith people for the financial year 2016-17.
- There will be two groups of applications. Applications of
up to £3,000 and applications of up to £1,000
- The decision-making (voting) period will be brought forward to
an autumn date.
- The Neighbourhood Manager may extend the time period for
delivery of projects.
The £eith decides Steering Group are working on these and other
For information about the previous 5 years of
£eith Decides, have a look at the evaluation reports from each
Financial year 2013/14
Financial year 2012/13
Financial year 2010/11
Financial year 2011/12