In partnership with Mars, Leicestershire and Rutland Community Foundation gives small grants in areas surrounding the Leicestershire Mars factories.
The Mars in the Community fund supports projects working in environmental improvement, pet welfare and healthy active lifestyles. Read more ...
Young Leicester Writers Takeover the Stage!
14/48 is a group working to promote cultural and creative activity, bringing new audiences into theatre and performance spaces, as well as connecting artists with the intention of encouraging future collaborative activity.
In May 2015 the group were awarded £1,080 from the Community Foundation for their Takeover project.
Takeover saw 13 young people write 4 new ten minute plays, under the guidance of 2 professional playwrights, during the May Half Term week as part of Leicester’s Spark Arts Festival for Children. Read more ...