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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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Eighteen Projects Awarded Funding through Ørsted’s East Coast Community Fund

Eighteen organisations are celebrating the news that they have been awarded grants as part of the latest round of funding from Ørsted’s East Coast Community Fund. The latest awards take the total number of projects supported to 166, with total funds awarded now standing at over £2.1 million since the Fund launched in 2016. The […]

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Ysgellog Wind Farm continues to support community projects

The Ysgellog Wind Farm has a dedicated Community Benefit Fund which launched in 2013 and has since awarded over £128,000 to deserving local community projects. And the story doesn’t end there as once again the Fund is set to award funds later this year. Local groups who need a cash injection still have time to […]

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Ørsted awards over £250,000 in latest round of the Walney Extension Community Fund

Sixteen organisations from coastal communities in Cumbria and Lancashire are celebrating the news that they have been awarded a total of more than £250,000 in grants as part of Ørsted’s Walney Extension Community Fund. Launched in 2016, Ørsted has now supported 200 projects in the region through the main Walney Extension Community Fund and the […]

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