Community groups in the East Midlands are being encouraged to apply for funding to develop and expand work within the community.
The Community First Neighbourhood Matched Fund has already helped allocate £763,507 to various projects across the East Midlands in the last two years.
A community farm in Ilkeston is one of the schemes to have benefitted, the farm has given a home to hundreds of animals and provided more than 100 school pupils with work-experience.
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Chris Turner, an eye witness to the incident at Bermuda Park, said a man was carrying a shotgun and told him to "get out of the way".
Rain and clouds overnight but some areas may remain dry and clear.
Winds easing with a few showers possible in the west of the region, although it will be mostly dry with chilly, clear spells in the east.