What is the Greater Manchester Green Spaces Fund?

The £2.6 million Greater Manchester Green Spaces Fund gives small grants to communities to improve local green spaces or create new ones where they are needed.

Potential projects could include:

  • Improving existing or creating new accessible green space for people and/or wildlife
  • Permanently greening streets
  • Creating new permanent parklets or pocket parks
  • Community gardening/food growing
  • Turning paved-over areas to green areas
  • Cleaning up and restoring streams, rivers, canals, and ponds

Applications are currently open until 9.00am on 22nd August 2022. 

For more information and to apply, please visit the Greater Manchester Environment Fund website (external link - opens in a new window)