Fund Update

DONG Energy announces grants for community projects in Wirral

Local organisations around Liverpool Bay have been awarded grants as part of DONG Energy’s community benefit fund (CBF), while work continues on the company’s latest offshore wind farm. Fourteen groups, including Music in Hospitals and Lancashire Wildlife Trust will receive donations of up to £20,000 under round one of this year’s CBF. The grants form […]

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Ramsey Wind Farm – First Community Fund Grants Awarded

Nine highly deserving local organisations are celebrating being awarded grants through the new Ramsey Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund. The successful groups to receive a share of the £40,000 annual pot this year are: Ashbeach Ladybirds Pre school, Ramsey And District Day Centre, Upwood Primary School, Bury Parish Council, The Nene Valley Gliding Club, St […]

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Reaps Moss Community Benefit Fund launched!

GrantScape is delighted to announce that the Reaps Community Benefit Fund is now accepting applications. The Fund has £10,000 available each year for eligible community projects. Grants of between £250 and £5,000 are available. Funding is available for projects located within the defined funding area which incorporates Bacup (Lancashire) and Todmorden (Yorkshire). A map of the […]

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The Crook Hill Community Benefit Fund

GrantScape is delighted to announce that the Crook Hill Community Benefit Fund is now accepting applications. The Fund has £35,000 available each year for eligible community projects. Grants of between £250 and £10,000 are available. The Fund covers a 5km area from the wind farm site on Crook Hill taking in Whitworth, Wardle, Littleborough, Walsden […]

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Walney Extension Community Fund Survey Results Published

In November 2014, DONG Energy was granted planning permission for an extension to the operational Walney offshore wind farm. The site will be located in the Irish Sea off the Cumbrian coastline. GrantScape has been working with DONG Energy to undertake community consultation to begin to shape the Walney Extension Community Fund. The first stage of […]

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Burbo Bank Extension Community Fund Proposed Funding Area

Following further consultation, the proposed benefit area for the Burbo Bank Extension is now ready to view. Before you decide to attend one of our three public exhibitions, in March, it is important that you check the map as your project may not be located in the proposed area of benefit. Please click here to […]

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Burbo Bank Extension Community Fund Survey Results Published

In December 2014 DONG Energy made the decision to construct the Burbo Bank Extension off shore wind farm. The site will be located west of the existing Burbo Bank operational wind farm in Liverpool Bay. Samuel Leupold, Executive Vice President in DONG Energy, said: “I am very pleased that with this final investment decision we […]

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Community Fund Update

We are pleased to announce the launch of two new 25 year Community Funds on behalf of Airvolution Energy. East Youlstone in Devon, and Crick and Kilsby in Northamptonshire both kicked off with £25,000 available for community groups to apply for. The closing date for applications is 5 January 2015. Click below for further information about […]

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Mick George Increases Funding Area

The Mick George Community Fund has changed its funding area and as a result, many more communities in Northamptonshire, Cambridgeshire, Lincolnshire and Rutland can apply to the Fund. Click below to read more information about the Fund and to view the new funding area map:

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Support and Development Opportunities

new futures Buckinghamshire is an exciting new support and development opportunity for Buckinghamshire’s Voluntary and Community Sector (VCS), which GrantScape is managing for Buckinghamshire County Council. The programme provides expert one-to-one support for your organisation which is completely free of charge! It has been designed to support the development needs and long-term sustainability of Buckinghamshire’s Voluntary and Community […]

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