Culture fund money is now up for grabs

Applications are now open to Wigan bodies to bid for cash from the Greater Manchester Culture Fund.

Monday, 11th November 2019, 2:52 pm
Culture Fund money up for grabs

The purse provides money to cultural organisations committed to providing excellent cultural experiences and opportunities across the 10 boroughs of the city-region.

And it aims to support delivery of GM Combined Authority’s strategy for Culture and Creativity: Grown in Greater Manchester. Known Around the World.

Wigan Council chief executive Alison McKenzie-Folan said: “We are rightly proud of our rich cultural heritage and thriving cultural sector.

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From grass-roots community and heritage groups to internationally significant cultural organisations and cutting edge digital festivals, This funding will help us achieve our ambitions to ensure that world-leading arts, culture and creativity reach every corner of Greater Manchester and beyond.”

The deadline for submission of applications is 10am on November 29.