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Tell us your idea and you could receive up to £1,000 to help get it started.

Great Big Green Week

We are currently accepting expressions of interest for events and initiatives for Great Big Green Week 2022 (24th September - 2nd October), supported by The Climate Coalition.

Please email

You will need to include:

  • Organisation name (charity, parish council, sports club, community group, faith group etc)
  • Event description (approx. 100 words)
  • Funding required (between £50-1000)
  • Scale of the event, and how it meets the criteria below.

Great Big Green Week Criteria:

  • Empower local groups to create new connections locally that support new people and organisations to take climate action locally. E.g. local businesses, sports clubs, cultural organisations and faith groups
  • Led by or in partnership with groups who are underrepresented within the climate movement. E.g. ethnic minority, disability or economically deprived.
  • In locations with no existing green week or related activity. Or, where the event takes existing or previously funded activity to a new level.
  • Engage local politicians and/or councillors in events happening in their constituency.
  • Support engagement across generations and encourage intergenerational dialogue

Other Grants

We can provide funding of up to £1,000 towards projects that improve our communities.

Our environmental and member grant schemes are available - apply for a grant through our website.

You can also email with the subject line ‘Sign me up to the Green Grid mailing list’ to receive monthly updates, including funding opportunities.