Tbe Big Lottery Fund is awarding £272,732 to Rotherham Federation of Communities (Rotherham Federation) for a further 3 years to enable residents living in eight of Rotherham’s poorest and most excluded areas to become engaged in local life, have an effective voice and be empowered as a community to influence change in their area. The project will train and directly employ 3 full time Community Organisers from our local communities in Rotherham to undertake this work.
2 positions on the Trustees Board are open to election and one co-optee position will be reviewed. Elections are up for representatives from Wentworth North (presently Sue Fox) and one Community of Interest position (presently Kim Addy).
Following various consultations, discussions and meetings with tenants, Rotherham Federation as have a number of organisations have put in their respons to the Green Paper.