Fund Update

Whitemoss Community Fund’s Successful Applicants Share £140,000 Funding Pot

The Whitemoss Community Fund announces the latest groups to receive grant support. The nine groups selected to receive funding are to share the largest amount awarded in a single funding round since the Fund began in 2011. The new groups join a growing list of projects who have already benefitted from the local Fund and […]

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Ørsted hits £1.5million milestone as it announces latest grants through its Burbo Bank Extension Community Fund

Ørsted fund has now awarded over £1.5million to community projects around Liverpool Bay A total of 168 projects have now been awarded funding Eleven organisations around Liverpool Bay are celebrating the news that they have been awarded grants as part of the latest round of funding from Ørsted’s Burbo Bank Extension Community Fund. The latest […]

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Workington Town Council’s boost for Siddick

Workington Town Council has given Siddick residents reason to ‘jump for joy’ by adding new play equipment to its play area. Before COVID, Workington Town Council applied for funding from the The Wythegill Wind Farm to enhance the play area at Siddick and introduce some additional trees and shrubs. Although they were successful at the […]

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Local Wind Farm Community Fund Hits £250,000 Milestone

The local Crook Hill Community Fund has reached a major milestone as it announces the 2022 grant recipients. The latest 14 groups to receive funding take the total awarded over the £250,000 mark since the Fund launched seven years ago. The Fund, which awarded its first grants in 2016, has now distributed a total of […]

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Ørsted celebrates £1 million milestone of “Skills Fund” as winners announced for coastal areas of Yorkshire, Lincolnshire and North Norfolk

Since launching their community grant programme, Ørsted has awarded more than £1 million to specifically fund projects relating to Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM). The East Coast “Skills Fund” forms part of the company’s £465,000 East Coast Community Fund 20-year annual commitment and is part of the community engagement programme for Ørsted’s Hornsea and […]

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Ørsted Announce 2022 Winners of ‘Skills Fund’ for Lancashire and Cumbria Education and Skills Projects

Ørsted, a leading renewable energy company, has awarded more than £90,000 to two education and skills projects in Lancashire and Cumbria. The funding is part of the company’s Walney Extension Skills Fund – aimed at helping to deliver Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) related training or education courses in the region. The first award […]

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Six Projects Awarded £12,000 from the Reaps Moss Community Fund

Six local groups are to share grants of £12,205, as the 2022 awards from the Reaps Moss Community Fund are announced. The Reaps Moss Wind Farm has been providing funding through its Community Fund for the last seven years with over £75,000 awarded to local causes along the way. This year’s awarded projects are: The […]

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Rookery South Community Trust Fund Awards First Grants Worth £99,000

Nine local organisations are celebrating being awarded grants through the new Rookery South Community Trust Fund. The Fund, launched in December 2021, will benefit communities within ten Parishes located in close proximity to the Rookery South Energy Recovery Facility near Stewartby, in Bedfordshire. The successful projects that will share £99,465 from the first funding round […]

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