It has awarded £2,000 to Stroud Film Festival which will take place on March 13-29, 2015. The money, from the council’s community support fund, will be used to underwrite the costs of the event, further details of which can be found here.
The Volunteer and Community Action Group received £3,000 to develop and support local community groups.
The Top of Town Community Association receive £400 for a Christmas event and StroudSong £500.
The council awards small grants of between £50 and £500 and community support grants of between £500 and £3,000.
The next deadline for grant applications is January 5, 2015. Application forms and further information are available from the town council offices or here.