South Hams

Active South Hams District Council Fund project fund
South Hams District Council Fund
Get up to £5,000

Funding available for local groups, organisations and charities. Projects must benefit South Hams communities.

You need a crowdfunding project to apply for funding. Start or continue adding your project and, if eligible, you'll be prompted to apply.

Eligibility criteria
  • At least 75% of the people benefiting from your project should live in the South Hams District
  • The project commits to an aspect of building local capacity.
  • The project helps to support the reduction of demand on Council services.
  • The project demonstrates added benefit for the South Hams area, for example using local businesses or developing the skills of local people.
  • The project ties in with one or more of South Hams District Council’s corporate strategy themes: Homes, Communities, Enterprise, Environment and Wellbeing.
  • Projects must be registered as an ‘all or nothing’ scheme to be eligible.
  • The money pledged will only be released if the full fundraising target has been reached.
  • South Hams District Council will only pledge on projects once 25% of the project target has been met.

Please see Crowdfund South Hams full terms & conditions.

Crowdfund South Hams

Extra funding for projects improving our communities.

South Hams District Council has launched Crowdfund South Hams to help create strong and empowered communities.

Projects must benefit people living in the South Hams District and could be eligible for up to 50% funding, up to the maximum value of £5,000.

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How crowdfunding works

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Add your idea to Crowdfunder

Create your unique page. Tell your story and explain your idea. Then set a target and how long you need to reach it.

Get the word out

Get the word out

Spread the word to friends, professional contacts and others in your community. Tell everyone you know about your project.

Get funded

Get funded

People who like your idea donate or pledge money in return for a reward they’ll receive once your project succeeds.

Learn how to crowdfund with our guides