Tallentire Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

Grants for groups which support local, environmental, educational, sporting amenity or other appropriate not-for-profit initiative close to the Tallentire Wind Farm.


Who can apply?
• volunteer-led, community groups, or local partnerships which benefit the parishes of Bridekirk, Blindcrake, Gilcrux and Plumbland

What type of projects can be funded?
Charitable, community activities that are:
• community-related
• environmental
• educational

Examples of activities the Fund would like to support:
• activities for disadvantaged young people
• community events
• improvements to community facilities
• projects that support environmental sustainability
• projects to improve the energy efficiency of residents on low incomes
• projects identified as needed by the local communities in the Community Investment Strategy

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

How much can you apply for?
The minimum grant will be £500. In exceptional circumstances, a single grant of £10,000 may be awarded for one year.

Multi-year applications will be considered.

If you would like further information about this fund please contact:
Lisa Blackwell on 01900 825760 or email grants@cumbriafoundation.org