Grange Windfarm Community Benefit Fund
The Grange Windfarm Community Benefit Fund is a fund that has been established to support community groups, social enterprises and charitable organisations that benefit residents living in the civil parish areas of Flixborough and Burton upon Stather.
How much annually will the Fund have to distribute?
An annual payment of circa £24,000, less fund administrative fees, will be made by the Project to the Fund. If the annual funding is not fully allocated within the calendar year, the surplus will be rolled-over to the next year. Applications can be made at anytime to the Fund
What is the purpose of the Fund?
The Fund will provide grants to community groups, social enterprises and charitable organisations to support their activities in the catchment area of the development. Ideally, the Fund will support projects and infrastructure which promote the economic, social and/or environmental sustainability of the catchment area.
Who can apply?
Groups and organisations working to benefit people or the environment in the Grange Wind Development catchment area can apply for a grant. The Fund will also consider applications from individuals that support the community objectives of the Fund and subject to satisfying appropriate financial checks.
How much funding can be applied for?
The minimum award is £250. The maximum award figure is £5000, however, in exceptional circumstances this may be increased for larger projects applications.
How do you apply?
You can make an application to the fund at anytime. Please read the attached criteria and complete the application form with any supporting documents.