This fund is available to support new and existing events that bring people together and build community spirit in the Boston Big Local area.

Funding of up to £1,500 for small events and a pot of £4,500 for a large event is available to support activities in the Boston Big Local area and up to 8 events can be supported. A panel will meet three times each year to consider applications for funding. The panel’s responsibility will be to make sure funding is awarded to events that will best benefit the local community – whether it be a new event or something with proven success that needs an extra boost.

How to apply

Please complete our 5-minute funding online form below and we will get back to you with an automated reply to assure you of our receipt of your application.

The funding panel meets to decide applications on the first Tuesday in May, September and January. All applications must be submitted a week before the panel meets. Any applications missing the deadline will still be considered but at the following funding meeting.

We will contact you after the Funding Meeting to let you know any outcome.

Alternately, download the application form, print it off, fill it in and send it to Boston Big Local, c/o Age UK Lincoln and South Lincolnshire, Chantry House, Lincoln Lane, Boston PE21 8RU.

The Boston Big Local Area

You can download a copy of the Boston Big Local map or a list of the street names in the area using the links below or explore it on the Google Map on this page:

Download the Boston Big Local map

Download a list of street names