The Department for Communities and Local Government has funded Common Purpose a total of £215,000 since 2007 to provide leadership training to members of Muslim communities.
2006-07: £85,000 to provide leadership training to 40 Muslim community leaders.
2007-08: £65,000 to deliver training to 60 emerging leaders within the Muslim Community, with a particular focus on women, young people and faith leaders.
2008-09: £65,000 to provide leadership training to 65 younger members of the Muslim community, including a schools and colleges programme.
Communities and Local Government has also spent £20,950 on six Common Purpose training programmes for members of CLG staff since the year 2000.