Last month I reported that we were progressing Stage 2 of the lottery bid, having been successful with Stage 1.
This month we held our first Zoom meeting with Nathan Butler, our allocated Funding Officer at the the National Lottery Community Fund, and Mike Moran and Ben Thorpe of MCC. The meeting was extremely positive. Nathan said that that we had completed the ‘hard part’ and that it was his job to help us develop the case in Stage 2, so that it has a good chance of being approved.
So, over the next weeks, the MUCH trustees will work with MCC and Nathan Butler to produce a ‘project plan based’ application,