Orchard End Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund
Orchard End Wind Farm, Lancashire
Total Grants Available:
£16,000 per year
Fund Provided by:
New owner (to be confirmed)
The Fund is open to new applications. There is £16,000 available to give out in grants each year.
Projects for which grants are requested must be located within 4km of the REG Power Management Orchard End Wind Farm. Please click on the map below to check that your project is located within the eligible area..
There are two funding rounds to apply to each year. Half of the available annual funding, this being £8,000, will be available at each funding round. The next deadline is Wednesday, 18 December 2019.
Please Note: GrantScape are upgrading their application system, this will be available later this year. Please check back here three months before the next closing date, to be forwarded to the new Application Form. Please DO NOT complete an application before this time.
To find out which organisations were previously awarded grants, please click here
The Fund allows groups to apply for grants between £250 and £8,000. Please click below to read the full criteria and how to apply:
Applications are reviewed by a local Community Advisory Panel (CAP) that has been established to help decide how the grants will be allocated from the Fund.
Below is a list of the current CAP members:
- David Salisbury
- Edwin Dodd
- Edward Moorat
- Cheryl Vardey
- Debra Schofield
- Alice Collinson
- Mark Barlow
- Michael Gardner