Charities, good causes and community groups in Seaford are celebrating after scooping a number of cash grants.
Seaford Town Council released a total of £5,125 for the small grants (under £500) and £6,250 for the large grants (over £500).
The large grant recipients included Seaford Bonfire Society, which was granted £1,000 to help out with the annual bonfire event, Seaford Musical Theatre and SMTJ, which was awarded £500 towards their stage equipment, and Seaford Rugby Football Club, which was awarded £1,500 towards changing rooms and showers.
Seaford Community Partnership was given £500 towards advertising the Heritage Trail and Seaford Bay Exercise Path and Seaford Lifeguards were given £1,500 towards video equipment for safety training, both in house and for the community.
Mayor of Seaford, Councillor Mark Brown, said, “Seaford Town Council always looks to support those groups in the town who make the town what it is. We have managed to achieve this and congratulate all those groups awarded funding.”
The grants process for 2015/16 will start in February 2015 and application forms will be available for both small and large grants from Seaford Town Council upon request.