Eastchurch Community Fund

Location:

Eastchurch, Isle of Sheppey, Kent

Total Grants Available:

c£36,000 per year

Fund Provided by:

Resonance Asset Management & EnergieKontor

The two wind farm developments located in the Parish of Eastchurch on the Isle of Sheppey, owned by EnergieKontor (New Rides) and Resonance Asset Management (HMP Standford Hill) respectively, contribute each year into the Eastchurch Community Fund.

To be eligible to apply, your project must be in the Eastchurch Parish and you must be one of the following types of organisation:

  • Voluntary, community groups, community, parish and town councils
  • Schools and educational establishments
  • Social enterprises (including credit unions, co-operatives, social firms, community owned enterprises, community interest companies and developments trusts) provided they operate on a not-for profit basis.

Individual grants can be applied for between £250 and £27,000 from the first round (Spring) and between £250 and £9,000* from the next round (Autumn) each year.
*This will be adjusted if all monies available are not allocated in the first round of any year.

A local Advisory Group (AG) has been established to help decide how to spend the fund each year.

For more information about the Fund and how to apply, please click below:

Grants Awarded

To view details about the organisations and projects which were previously awarded grants, please click below: