Whitemoss Community Fund Grants Awarded

The following projects have been supported through the Fund. Grant amounts are shown as the total amount awarded at the time the grant offer was made.

2021 (Round 1)

Decisions announced early in December 2020

Trinity Methodist and United Reformed Church, Refurbishment of Community Spaces – £20,000
Artz for All CIC, Exterior Cladding for Centre Building – £21,663
West Lancashire Crisis & Information Centre, Ennerdale Healing & Wellbeing Garden – £9,500
Westhead Village Hall, Re-plastering & painting interior – £18,254

2020 (Round 2)

Rainford Tennis Club, Connection of the Clubhouse to the National Grid – £17,000
Skelmersdale Ecumenical Centre, Kitchen and Dining Room Project – £17,760
Shevington Shark ARLFC and Shevington FC, Furniture for new Centre – £5,000
St Thomas the Martyr Church, Up Holland, Community Building Sound System, Projector and Kitchen Upgrade – £24,000
The Greenhill Community Hub, Welcoming Doors – £13,000

2020 (Round 1)

Ormskirk Civic Hall, Stairway to Heaven (access to first floor) – £20,000
Community Rooms CIC, Community Rooms Refurbishment and New Studio – £20,088
Tanhouse Community Enterprise Ltd, Upgrading Kitchen – £20,000
Applecast, Playful Learning – £9,999
West Lancashire Borough Council, Up Grading All Weather Pitch at Tanhouse – £20,000
Friends of Tawd Valley, Tawd WaterZone – £15,000

2019

Ormskirk and District Scouts, Finding Space to Learn and Play – £20,000
Skelmersdale Cricket Club, Digital Scoreboard and Installation – £7,500
Westhead Village Hall, Further Renovation and Improvement of Facilities – £17,500
Up Holland Methodist Church, Improvements to Car Park and Toilets – £16,718
The Greenhill Community Hub, Magic Space & Heating Upgrade – £19,659
Evermoor Enterprises CIC, Evermoor Lounge Refurbishment & Roof Repairs – £20,000
West Lancashire Crisis & Information Centre, Renovation of the Gardens at the Ecumenical Centre, Skelmersdale – £16,190
40th Ormskirk Scouts, Outdoor Venture Area / Car Park (part 2) – £15,700

2018

Hillside Community Primary School, Hillside Community Field – £20,000
Third Way Community Interest Company, Coffee Etc Community Hub – £19,335
Hilldale Community Association, Repair / replace equipment at Hilldale Playing Field – £7,855
Groundwork Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside, Tawd Valley Park Fishing Pond – £20,000
Lancashire Wildlife Trust, Scutchers Acres: Greening and growing for tomorrow – £11,550
40th Ormskirk Scouts, Outdoor Venture Area / Car Park (part 1) – £4,300
1st Parbold & Newburgh \ 4th Ormskirk Scouts, Replenishment of used outdoor equipment & new equipment including storage – £3,791
The Greenhill Community Hub Ltd, Switched On At The Greenhill Community Hub – £16,414
Skelmersdale Junior Football League, Our new goal is new goals – £13,200

2017

Westhead Village Hall, Renovation and Improvements – £19,734
Quarry Bank Community Association, Men’s Shed Project – £16,484
Crawford Village and Pimbo Lane Playing Fields, Crawford Village Play Park – £18,554
Burscough Cricket Club, Providing new picnic and play areas – £18,865
Up Holland Parish Council, Dean Wood Footpath Improvement Works 2017 – £6,060

2016

1st Parbold & Newburgh \ 4th Ormskirk Scouts, Hut on the Hill Refurbishment – £2,000
Burscough Community Farm CIC, Enhancing the infrastructure of the new Burscough Community Farm – £5,000
Trinity Methodist/UR Church, Refurbishment of Trinity Church Building Community space – £10,000
Ormskirk Civic Hall CIC, Renovation of Toilet Facilities. – £14,597
The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Greater Manchester and North Merseyside, Places for People and Pollinators – £15,000
Groundwork Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside, Tawd Valley Park Access and River Improvements – £15,903

2015

Hilldale Parish Council, Hilldale Village Hall – £7,000
Quarry Bank Community Association, Green for Grow – £10,000
Parbold Community Association, Parbold Village Hall – Safely Seated – £12,500
The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Greater Manchester and North Merseyside, Plan Bee – Phase 2 – £18,720
Ormskirk & District Scout Council, Refurbishment and upgrading of existing District Scout HQ – £20,000
Greenhill Community Hub, Greenhill Play Area & Memorial Garden – £20,000

2014

Four Lane Ends Mission, Mission Upgrading Project Phase 2 – £6,642
Twinkle House Ltd, Hydrotherapy Pool and Area Improvements – £10,000
Artz For All C.I.C, Digital Media Project – £17,191
Groundwork Cheshire, Lancashire and Merseyside, Ruff Wood Access Improvements – £18,000
Parbold, Christ Church, Resurfacing Existing Church Car Park and Road to Scout Hut – £20,000

2013

Skelmersdale Cricket & Tennis Club, Ground Equipment Improvements – £9,000
Hilldale Parish Council, Village Hall Improvements – £5,000
The Wildlife Trust for Lancashire, Greater Manchester and North Merseyside, Plan Bee – Buzzing in West Lancashire – £20,000
Four Lane Ends Mission, Mission Upgrading Project – £8,020

2012

Up Holland Parish Council, Farley Lane Play Area – £4,000
The Grove Community Association Burscough, Furniture and Carpet Upgrade – £5,500
Up Holland Parish Council, Play Area Development Scheme – £8,000
Parbold Parish Council, Bramble Way Car Park Restoration Project – £10,000
Octagon Wrestling Club, Forming a New Wrestling Club in Skelmersdale – £20,000

2011

Burscough and District University of the Third Age, Refurbishment of Old Peoples Club – Furniture and Heating – £2,410
Bickerstaffe Parish Council, Outdoor Gym Equipment – £5,000
Birch Green Amateur Boxing Club, Building – £15,365