Round 2 Funding to Help People Find Work and Support Business Growth
Following the successful launch events of the three Community Led Local Development (CLLD) programmes across Leeds; ‘South Leeds Together’, ‘Energising East Leeds’ and ‘West Leeds Working, West Leeds Thriving’ have released their second round of funding calls.
The calls will be a made up of European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) and European Social Fund (ESF) calls. ESF supports projects that create employment and skills opportunities and ERDF supports projects that help to stimulate economic growth and create jobs.
The second call opened on Monday 12 November 2018 and the deadline is 12 noon on Thursday 13 December 2018. The three programmes are inviting Expressions of Interest for projects delivering area specific objectives.
West Call 2 – ESF
Providing support to people where mental health is a barrier to employment.
West Call 3 – ERDF
Developing the West Leeds Progression Pathway Supporting Businesses to Employ Local Residents
East Call 1 re issued – ERDF
Energising Enterprise in East Leeds
East Call 2 – ESF
Energising Employment in East Leeds
South Call 2 – ESF
Supporting People with Disabilities into Work
South Call 3 – ERDF
Supporting businesses to provide opportunities for those furthest from the labour market.
Full details of the calls are available on
If you’d like to know more, please contact the relevant Funding Support Worker (FSWs), listed below, or have a look at the Facebook pages for the East, West and South.
Claire Anderson – FSW West Leeds
Claire.email@example.com – Tel: 07891 274 113
Verity O’Hara – FSW East Leeds
Verity.OHara@leeds.gov.uk – Tel: 07891 272 836
Brendan Tannam – FSW South Leeds
Brendan.Tannam@leeds.gov.uk – Tel: 07712 215 824