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East Coast Proposed Funding Area and Public Events

A map has been prepared showing the proposed funding area for the East Coast Community Fund. The area will not be finalised until after the completion of the consultation. If you are located in the proposed area come along and share your ideas with us at one of the public events we are holding in Hornsea, […]

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Great Response to the East Coast Survey

The first stage of the East Coast Community Fund has been successfully completed. Thank you to more than 360 people who took the time and opportunity to have a say, and help influence how the Fund is set up, by completing our online survey. The remaining stages of the consultation will take place over the next couple […]

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DONG Energy announces 2nd round of grants for community projects around Liverpool Bay

Sixteen local organisations around Liverpool Bay are celebrating the news that they have been awarded grants as part of DONG Energy’s Burbo Bank Extension Community Fund. The lucky recipients will each receive a share of the £112,500 windfall available under round two of the Fund. Netherton Park Community Association scooped the largest award and will […]

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New £10 million Fund Opens to Public Consultation

The £10 million East Coast Community Fund announced in April by DONG Energy is now open to public consultation. National grant-making charity GrantScape has been appointed to complete the consultation process and to administer the Fund. The Fund will ensure that local people benefit from the operation of two of the DONG Energy offshore wind […]

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Mick George Community Fund Doubles

We are delighted to announce a significant increase in the size of the Mick George Community Fund to £500,000 per year. The Fund’s annual value was previously £200,000 – £250,000. At the same time, the Fund’s area of coverage for eligible projects has been extended to include Milton Keynes and parts of Bedfordshire, Leicestershire, Lincolnshire […]

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Mick George Community Fund Awards Grants

Seven highly deserving organisations are celebrating being awarded grants through the Mick George Community Fund. The successful groups to receive a share of the £230,000 available for this funding round are: IDID Adventure CIC; to provide an exciting new indoor Climbing Centre in Corby Ringstead Parish Council: to create a new community garden in Ringstead’s village centre, on the site of […]

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Coastal Recycling Community Fund Awards Grants

Six highly deserving organisations in Devon are celebrating being awarded grants through the Coastal Recycling Community Fund. The successful groups to receive a share of the £55,560 available for this funding round are: The Parochial Church Council of St James Ashreigney; replacing their cracked bell The Friends of Berry Castle; conservation through engagement with local […]

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£62,500 Shared by 6 Lucky Local Projects

Six extremely lucky local groups are celebrating following receiving confirmation that their bids to the Whitemoss Community Fund have been successful. Competition for funding this year was extremely high with the largest amount of funding requested since the Fund launched all the way back in 2010. The largest grant was scooped by Groundwork Cheshire, Lancashire […]

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