The Marbella City Council has reported the publication this Monday in the Official Gazette of the Province (BOPMA) the convocation of grants from the delegation of Social Rights for the year 2021, which opens the deadline for submitting applications for all non-profit associations and entities of a social nature.

The Applications can be submitted until October 12 inclusive. The mayor of the branch, Isabel Cintado, has highlighted that “the Consistory, committed to the social movement and volunteering, continues its support for social entities, supporting the fundamental role they are playing, reaching where administrations do not. “

Has explained that the total amount allocated to this call is 150,000 euros, to which must be added the corresponding to the collaboration agreements signed with the Red Cross (443,700 euros), Crece Association (47,397 euros), Marbella Voluntary Association (41,316 euros), Alzheimer Family Association, AFA Marbella, (47,397 euros), Dya-Málaga Association (180,000 euros), Bastiano Bergese Foundation (23,251 euros), Bancosol (57,234 euros), Cáritas (28,000 euros) and Fibromyalgia Association of Marbella, AFIMAR, with 19,000 euros.

They may be beneficiaries of these grants non-profit associations and social entities that meet the requirements established in the call and in the General Ordinance of Granting Subsidies for the execution of projects and initiatives that have its execution period in 2021.

“These grants are intended to promote and strengthen the associative movement in the municipality of Marbella, promoting and enhancing the actions and projects of social interest, and that are addressed to any of the following social groups, provided that the activities to be subsidized correspond to the entity’s own purposes “, said Cintado, who has specified that, among them are ichildhood and family; old people; women; dependent people and their families; rare diseases; groups at risk of social exclusion; people with drug addiction and addiction problems; social volunteering and people with disabilities.

In addition, you have specified that Grants will be awarded for projects in order to achieve certain objectives, in relation to specific problems, for a defined population in the municipality of Marbella and within an established period of time. They must also have as objectives to support and promote social volunteering, sensitize the population with community problems and social needs, promote prevention and social insertion of individuals or groups with serious social problems, promote self-help and coexistence groups and the defense and promotion of human rights and fundamental freedoms.

“This year sand the expenses generated as a result of the special actions as a result of the health crisis are considered eligible-epidemiological produced by COVID-19, and that are aimed at guarantee the necessary hygiene and preventive measures for the development of the different activities, “said the mayor.

For more information, you can access the Official Gazette of the Province of Malaga of September 27, 2021, where the extract of the call is published, the full text of which can be consulted in the National Subsidies Database (; there is also the documentation available through the website of the City Council

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