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Carriers for Causes_ImgGroundwork is working with One Stop stores to administer the Carriers for Causes grants initiative, to fund good causes within two miles of a One Stop shop.

The types of projects funded will be very broad and will cover the direct costs needed to deliver the project, this could be buying litter pickers and bags for a community cleanup days, plants, spades and forks to plant up a new community garden, the cost of a minibus for a day trip for a community group or the materials needed to paint a room at the local hospice.

Grants of up to £500 are available to support projects that benefit local communities through the money raised from the 5p bag charge in One Stop stores in England, Wales and Scotland.

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All the information you need to apply and find out more about previously funded projects.

News: The ‘Book Barge’ project

News: The ‘Book Barge’ project

Pupils at a Northamptonshire school are embarking a literary voyage of discovery thanks to funding from the One Stop ‘Carriers for Causes’ programme.