Get Together South Staffordshire is a new online resource which offers inspiration and guidance for community groups in South Staffordshire who would like to organise an event to celebrate the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee or the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games.
Already planning an event?
We’ve got lots of free resources available to help.
Promote your event across South Staffordshire!
- Add your event to the online calendar to help publicise your activities to your local community and to a wider audience.
- Share your celebrations with the rest of the District! Send your articles, reviews, photographs and films to firstname.lastname@example.org to add them to the website.
South Staffordshire Council’s Small Grants Scheme to support local events celebrating the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee, Olympic and Paralymic Games
Local community groups can apply for funding from South Staffordshire Council to try out new approaches. This could be organising a community event for the first time or enhancing an exisiting event by introducing a new activity, working with professional artist, or trying to include new or different audiences. For more information visit our Funding Opportunities page.
Free help sheets
Download free help sheets with guidance on various aspects of organising, promoting and running your event.
Need some inspiration?
Visit our Ideas, Inspiration and Opportunities page to find out what else is happening locally and get some ideas about the different types of events you could organise – from professional theatre and film screenings in your local village hall to quizzes and sporting competitions.
Never organised a community event before?
If you are planning to organise an event for the first time or would like to try something new we can offer hands on support and guidance as well as help in writing a funding application. Contact us to find out more.