Winscales Moor Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

Grants for charitable activities for communities located close to the Winscales Moor Wind Farm.

Donor
Greensolver

Who can apply?
• volunteer-led, community groups, or local partnerships which benefit the parishes of Winscales, Great Clifton and Little Clifton

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

Examples of activities the Fund would like to support:
• projects that promote and/or implement the sustainable use of energy and resources
• running costs (e.g. room hire) and revenue funding where salaries are limited to a maximum of four hours per week (e.g. caretaker costs, sessional worker costs)
• capital items with a tangible, lasting benefit, including improvements to community buildings
• projects that support biodiversity and habitat conservation
• projects to improve energy conservation and increased use of renewables
• hedge restoration and wildflower plantings schemes
• free information events about domestic or solar power

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

How much can you apply for?
There is no minimum or maximum award amount.

If you would like to know more about this fund please contact:
Annalee Holliday, Senior Grants & Programmes Officer annalee@cumbriafoundation.org or 01900 825760

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