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:

 Applicant  Amount Granted
Crowle and Peatland Railway £107,000


and (b) that the recommendation for a new grants model be approved.