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Fund title: BackTheFuture LIVE: Devon Climate Challenge

Focus of fund/fund aims:

Sign up for a 24-hour live Crowdfunding event on 8 July 2021 where three Devon projects compete for their share of £10,000 in prize money, and find out how you can get a slice of £30,000 from Devon County Council for your own idea

Application deadline:

Phase 1 Live event: 8 July 2021. Phase 2 applications close: 29 July 2021

Fund description:

On 8 July, three inspiring Devon projects will go head-to-head in an exciting 24-hour live crowdfunding competition to win a share of £10,000. Devon County Council and Crowdfunder have teamed up to support projects that are tackling the climate emergency in an aim to #BackTheFuture

The three projects are:

  • The Earth Repair Shop, a community climate change advice centre in Ilfracombe
  • The Greenway Project to extend the Wray Valley Multi Use Trail between Moretonhampstead and Chagford and on to the new railway station in Okehampton
  • Sustainable Tiverton CIC to support volunteer-led sustainability projects in the area

Sign up to watch the live event and find out about Phase 2 of the challenge where £30,000 is available to groups that have projects that can help Devon to become carbon neutral.

The second phase opens on the 8th July and closes on the 29th July.

Further information:

https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/backthefuture/live/devon