Monmouthshire good causes get £1 million lottery funding
6:20pm Thursday 14th February 2013 in News
GOOD causes in Monmouthshire were awarded more than £1 million of National Lottery funding in 2012.
In the year, 60 grants were handed out, including £29,280 for the Borough Theatre Abergavenny’s annual programme of drama, dance and music, £1,024 to help Royal British Legion Caldicot branch buy equipment, and £1,500 for coaching for Monmouth Rugby Football Club Now any project which has received lottery funding in the past 18 years has the chance to gain national recognition as the National Lottery Awards 2013 open for entries.
Winners will receive a £2,000 cash prize and national recognition at an event broadcast on BBC 1.
To nominate a project, visit www.nationallotteryawards.org.uk or call 0207 293 3599. Entries by 9am on March 19.