Download the Local Connections Round 1 logo

Download the Local Connections logo

Sharing your story

The Local Connections Fund is a new £4 million fund to help charities and community groups working to reduce loneliness by building community connections across England. Through this programme and previous partnerships, DCMS and The National Lottery Community Fund are working together to help prevent loneliness, strengthen our communities, and improve people’s lives.

Sharing news about your project with your community can be a great way to keep them involved and engaged. If you have an inspiring story or example of how this funding has made a difference to you and your community, please get in touch with us via

Let people know about your grant and the amazing work you’re doing in your community thanks to Government funding. Here’s how:

Spread the word on social media, thanking the Government and tagging:

  • Twitter: @DCMS
  • Facebook: @dcmsgovuk

Download the Local Connections logo

Use this logo on all public-facing materials (for example, a press release). This can be downloaded by clicking the relevant link:

Download colour logo

Download black and white logo

Minimum size requirements
You'll need to meet our minimum size requirements whether you're using the logo online or in a printed format:

  • print is 44mm wide x 14mm high
  • screen is 125px wide x 40px high.

Always use the logo supplied through official channels and never adapt or recreate it.

Need help sharing your story?
If you have any questions about publicising your grant email us at