Celebrate Kilmarnock secure £69,000 Big Lottery community funding

Announcement of Big Lottery Funding – June 2018

Celebrate Kilmarnock Board Members were celebrating this week with news of an award of £69,000 split over the next 3 years from the Big Lottery Medium Grants Scotland Fund. The group will use this funding to support and develop the Kilmarnock Town Centre Partnership into a real volunteer and community-led organisation for the town centre.

Commenting on the award, Celebrate Kilmarnock Board Member Valerie Jenner said: "Although it is early days, we have big ambitions and big plans for playing our part in improving our town centre. “We want to involve as many folks as possible in these plans and this £69,000 funding from the Big Lottery will go a long way to helping us engage with the wider community and to create a movement for positive change within the town.

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