Kirkby Moor Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

This fund is fully spent and will not be accepting applications until April 2020. A fund for not for profit or charitable activities for local communities located close to the Kirkby Moor Wind Farm.

Funded by Ventient Energy.

Who can apply?
voluntary or community groups or local partnerships which benefit communities less than six kilometres from the wind farm including Beanthwaite, Broughton Beck, Broughton in Furness, Foxfield, Gawthwaite, Grizebeck, Kirkby in Furness, Lowick Bridge, Soutergate and Spark Bridge but excluding Askam in Furness and Ulverston.

What can be funded?
Charitable, community activities that are:
• environmental or
• educational or
• sporting or
• amenity or
• community-related

What the fund will not support in addition to our normal exclusions:
• Individuals
• Anti-renewable energy projects

How much can you apply for?
The average grant will be in the region of £2,500 over one year, however there is no maximum or minimum grant.

If you would like to know more about this fund, please contact:
Annalee Holliday on 01900 825760 or email