Deputy Leader – Minutes – 4 June 2019
1 (1) APPROVAL OF COMMUNITY GRANT FUND APPLICATIONS – The Director: Adults and Community Wellbeing submitted a report considering an application for financial support against the eligibility criteria of the schemes and available funds, and seeking approval for a new grants model in line with the budget set for 2019/20.
The council had approved a capital budget for:
• Enhanced and Prosperous Community Programme – for non-profit making organisations with social aims. The fund is to support the delivery of capital infrastructure projects, which improved existing or contributed towards new community facilities.
A summary of the application received was set out in Appendix 1 to the report.
In line with the budget set for 2019/20, it was recommended that a new grants model be brought forward to focus the resource to ‘enabling communities to flourish’.
Resolved – (a) That the following amount of Community Grant support be approved:
|Crowle and Peatland Railway||£107,000|
and (b) that the recommendation for a new grants model be approved.