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Jewson offers £250k in Building Better Communities 2017

Jewson offers £250k in Building Better Communities 2017

Building materials supplier Jewson is once again offering £250,000 in prizes for the Building Better Communities competition. 

Building Better Communities 2017 enables deserving causes and tradespeople that make a difference in their local areas to win a share of a £250,000 total prize fund.

 

Regional prize doubled

For this year’s campaign, Jewson has doubled the regional prize fund to £200,000.

This is open to applications from improvement projects across , and Wales. Community groups can all apply for help with renovations large or small, with applications for building materials of between £500 and £10,000.

In addition, one project will receive a top prize of £50,000 for materials and labour.

Trade Hero

 

This year Jewson has added a new category for ‘Trade Hero’. This celebrates construction workers who carry out the behind the scenes tasks in their community that often go unnoticed.

The winner will receive £50,000 worth of building materials, to enable them to complete a worthy community project.

The deadline for entries and nominations to Building Better Communities is 5th May 2017.

 

Howard Lake is a digital fundraising entrepreneur. Publisher of UK Fundraising, the world's first web resource for professional fundraisers, since 1994. Trainer and consultant in digital fundraising. Founder of Fundraising Camp.

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