Funds Available for Those Hurt by Winter Flooding in Berkshire


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Thousands of pounds are available for residents, businesses and community groups who were left devastated by the winter flooding in Berkshire, England.

The Berkshire Community Foundation (BCF) has established a Flood Recovery Fund in February which has received £150,000 in donations and now the foundation is ready to start giving out the grants. The Foundation is inviting people to apply for grants of up to £1,000 for residents, between £1,000-£10,000 for community groups and between £500-£3,000 for small businesses.


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Programs that provide short-term assistance for people who have suffered injuries or incurred losses due to natural or man-made disasters. Also offers longer-term assistance for people who have suffered injuries or incurred losses due to a major disaster or large- scale emergency with the objective of facilitating the return of the community to its pre-disaster condition and/or rebuilding the community in a way that makes it less vulnerable in the future. Debris Removal; Disaster Donations; Disaster Hotlines; Disaster Loan Programs; Disaster Recovery Centers; Disaster Service Centers; Disaster- Specific Home Repairs; Disaster-Specific Rent Assistance; Post-Disaster Clean-Up; Post-Disaster Housing Assistance; Post-Disaster Housing Databanks/Referrals; Post-Disaster Rebuilding Assistance; Post-Disaster Volunteer Management

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