The next meeting takes place on Monday, 28th April at Duncan Place Resource Centre, Duncan Place. The meeting starts at 7pm prompt. If you live in the Leith Links area and have concerns over a local issue we would be happy to see you.
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Meet the Funders Event on Thursday 1 May 2014
The Ballroom, Assembly Rooms , 50, George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2LR
Please come along to the next Meet the Funders event on Thursday 1 May 2014!
This is a free & informal market place event where you can meet many different organisations which offer grants /other support to community groups.
Just drop in between 1pm & 4pm!
Here is a link to the current list of exhibitors
Communities across Edinburgh are being urged to submit their applications to the City of Edinburgh Council for a Waste Action Grant as the deadline fast approaches.
Both small and large grants are available to fund eco-friendly projects that will encourage more people in the Capital to reduce, reuse and recycle.
Environmentally conscious householders, community groups, youth groups and schools are all being urged to submit an application for funding by Thursday 17th April.
A range of funding is available, from smaller grants of £50-£200 to larger grants of £500 – £2500.
For more information
The Himalayan Centre for Arts & Culture
in Leith, is looking for a special team of
Community Champions to develop an
exciting initiative over the coming months.
The project will run from April 2014 to February
2015 and has two parts:
In the Centre
A schedule of creative and environmentally themed
workshops will be organised for community members.
Out of the Centre
The team will support households in Leith to reduce
their energy consumption and increase their food
composting. Outdoor activities will be organised by the centre for community members.
The Community Champion
You will receive bespoke training to develop the skills
relevant for this project.
An option for further training at the end of the project.
Bikes! Plus a cycling course and cycling equipment
for the duration of the project.
Socialising opportunities and continual support from
the General Manager and Community Engagement
Scottish based trips to connect with similar projects
and help build our team.
Why Get Involved?
A range of new skills / networking opportunities.
Shape a significant environmental grassroots project.
Gain more knowledge about climate change and
For details please get in touch with
or come to our drop-in session to find out more on
Monday 24th March 5:30pm – 7pm,
Leith Community Education Centre, Shore Room,
12A Newkirkgate, Edinburgh EH6 6AD