Community Grants

Any organisation/group can apply for a HOS community small grant of up to £2500, to improve the lives of local residents in the Heart of Sidley.

If you would like to apply please complete the community grant application form via the link below. You can also download guidance notes to support you to write your application.

PLEASE NOTE: Heart of Sidley has limited resources which it aims to spread as widely as possible.  If your application is for more than £500, we ask that you contact Rother Voluntary Action for support before applying to us Contact them here : Call 01424 217259, email, or visit

Here are just a few of the community grants we have awarded:

♡ All Saints School - Funds toward the outdoor classroom.

♡ Bexhill Neighbourhood Gardening Group - Funds towards seeds, plants, polytunnel, and heaters. Planters in Sidley High Street.

♡ 1st Sidley Scout Group - Tents and equipment, badges.

♡ Sidley Cricket club- Cricket strip and caps, new changing room facilities

♡ Sidley Football club - Football strip, pitch fees, and referees costs.

♡ Glenleigh Park School - Outdoor race track.

♡ Priority  1-54 - Transition youth programme with local primary and secondary schools.

♡ RVA- Future Thinkers STEM after school club.

Funding -Jay opening Glanleigh Park running track