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