Big Local is an exciting opportunity for residents in 150 areas around England to use at least £1m to make a massive and lasting positive difference to their communities. It’s about bringing together all the local talent, ambitions, skills and energy from individuals, groups and organisations who want to make their area an even better place to live.
Big Local is being run by Local Trust, which is working with £200m from the Big Lottery Fund and a range of partners providing expert advice and support for residents.
The four programme outcomes for Big Local are:
To find out more visit the Heart of Pitsea website.
Helen Davis has been working with the Heart of Pitsea for the last year as their Community Organiser. The presentation below highlights Helen’s achievements in the community over the last 12 months: