Harlow Chamber News and Announcements
- Sunday, 31 July 2016 05:55
- Wednesday, 27 July 2016 15:16
Harlow Foodback run a Bounty Club van which is in operation 5 days a week redistributing over 22 tonnes of fresh surplus fresh food each month to local front-line professional care agencies, charities, children’s centres, homeless projects, school breakfast clubs and women’s refuges, all free of any charges.
Sponsorship to cover all costs for this vehicle is £3,500 per annum and they would be pleased to meet and discuss this with any local business or individual.
If you can help, please contact
Gary Knott, Director of Community Services
Michael Roberts Charitable Trust (MRCT)
The Rainbow Centre, 2 Wych Elm, Harlow CM20 1QP
Tel: 01279 724515 Mobile: 07734 128430
- Tuesday, 26 July 2016 14:43
LoCASE is a part EU - part local authority funded scheme offered to small and medium enterprise (SME) businesses in the South East Local Enterprise Partnership (SELEP) region. The aim is to give greater access and knowledge to low carbon energy saving streams to businesses in terms of both hardware and business advice. This will allow businesses to save money and increase business opportunities whilst at the same time reduce carbon emissions. In addition to this the project looks to grow and strengthen the low carbon business sector and drive innovation of low carbon technologies available.
The LoCASE project offers -
- Match funded grant support of up to 10k for upgrading energy business infrastructure
- Business support and advice to change to more efficient practices
- Support to the low carbon business sector to grow and innovate
If your business is based in the SELEP region (this includes the councils of Essex, Kent, East Sussex, Thurrock, the borough of Medway, Southend-On-Sea, you would qualify for an eligibility test – please click on the link to see further details.