Accrington Stanley Community Trust Awarded £40,000 Grant to Help Hyndburn During Pandemic

Accrington Stanley Community Trust has been awarded £40,000 from the National Lottery Community Fund and Government towards its efforts in delivering community projects during the on-going COVID-19 pandemic.

As part of the funding, Accrington Stanley Community Trust will set up new employability provision in Hyndburn to help those who now find themselves unemployed.

Martin Fearon, Accrington Stanley Community Trust’s Chief Executive, said:

‘’We are delighted to announce that the National Lottery Community Fund and Government have awarded us a grant of £40,000 to help our Charity restart projects and create new employability provision. It’s a difficult time for people in Hyndburn and we will do our upmost to support our community through a range of different projects over the coming months.’’

Further information will be released on the new employability provision in the near future. For more information please contact us on 01254 475013 or email