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.
Heart of Pitsea Big Local Plan 2018 – 2021
You can also download it here.
The 2018-19 Annual Report:
You can also download it here .
Helen Davis worked with the Heart of Pitsea as their Community Organiser. The presentation below highlights her research into the community over a 12 month period, and this research has helped us formulate our projects to date.