Grampound Community Benefit Fund

Grampound Community Benefit Fund

Location:

Grampound, Cornwall

Total Grants Available:

£15,000 per year

Fund Provided by:

Garlenick Wind Farm Ltd

The wind farm was developed by Airvolution Energy but is now owned by Garlenick Wind Farm Ltd.

The turbines became operational by the end of 2014. For more information about the project, known as Garlenick Estate, please visit: http://www.garlenick-wind.co.uk/

Garlenick Wind Farm Ltd has committed £15,000 per year for community grants.

To qualify for a grant, your project will need to be located within the Parish of Grampound with Creed.

The Fund

The Fund allows groups to apply for grants between £150 and £7,500 (or up to 50% of the value of the Fund if this is higher than £7,500). In exceptional circumstances a larger grant of up to the total value of the Fund for the year may be considered (I.e. normally up to £15,000).

There will be one application round to apply to each year. However, additional rounds may be established if not all of the funding is allocated.

The next deadline date is Wednesday, 7 March 2018. Please click below to read the full criteria and details of how to apply:

To find out which organisations were previously awarded grants, please click here

The Local Community Advisory Panel

A local Community Advisory Panel (CAP) has been established (through an open and transparent local ballot and voting process) to help decide how the grants will be allocated.

The current CAP members are:

  • Dean Jenkins – Chair
  • Bob Egerton – Panel coordinator
  • Shirley Turner – Parish Council representative
  • Bryan Coode
  • Victoria Moorcroft
  • Roger Paynter
  • Jane Sloan