English Lakes Hotels Sustainability Fund

Grants for charitable not-for-profit groups working hard to protect and promote the landscape, environment and heritage through conservation and improvement of the physical and natural environment in Windermere, Ambleside, Morecambe and Lancaster.

English Lakes Hotels is committed to protecting and maintaining the landscape in areas located near to where the hotels are situated.

Who can apply?
• charitable, not-for-profit groups whose projects benefit the communities within the priority area for the fund

Priority will be given to projects which support one of the following aims:
• support the cohesion and strengthening of these communities

Examples of projects supported:
• habitat creation and restoration
• species conservation
• repairing and maintaining the upland paths
• hedge restoration and wildflower planting schemes

What the fund will not support in addition to our normal exclusions:
• individuals

How much can you apply for?
Grants will normally be less than £10,000 over one year but could be greater if the project benefits more people in the priority areas listed above.

If you would like to know more about this fund please contact:
Sarah Thompson, Grants & Programmes Officer, sarah@cumbriafoundation.org or 01900 825760