Fourteen deserving local organisations are celebrating the news that they have been awarded grants from the fifth round of Ørsted’s East Coast Community Fund. The East Coast Community Fund is part of the community engagement programme for Ørsted’s Hornsea Project One and Race Bank offshore wind farms. Each year, until 2037, approximately £390,000 will be […]
Ørsted is delighted to announce the winners of the latest round of applications to the Walney Extension Community Fund. Sixteen lucky groups will each receive a share of the just over £253,000 windfall available in the latest round of the Fund. Since the Fund launched in 2016 over £1.5M has now been committed to community […]
The criteria for the Walney Extension Community Fund is changing! After the application deadline on 10 July 2019 the maximum grant groups can apply for will be changing from £75,000 to £50,000.
Each year Ørsted offer every successfully completed East Coast Community Fund applicant the opportunity to submit a video about their project for the chance to win £500 for their group. In 2018, Lincolnshire Integrated Voluntary Emergency Service (LIVES) were the lucky winners. Click below to view the video: For more information about the East Coast Community […]
3DW is excited to announce it will be delivering 12 Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths (STEM) focused workshops at schools across the North West, after being awarded funding from Ørsted’s Walney Extension Community Fund. In 2012, 3DW collaborated with Ørsted, the global leader in offshore wind, on its Walney Extension offshore wind farm project creating […]
The criteria for the Burbo Bank Extension Community Fund is changing! After the application deadline on 3rd April 2019 the maximum grant groups can apply for will be changing from £25,000 to £20,000.
A new project will bring to life the diversity of plants on a Lancashire nature reserve. The Wet Grassland Project at Heysham Moss will also help to control and manage water levels and improve access for local people. The Lancashire Wildlife Trust, supported by funding from Ørsted through their Walney Extension Community Fund, will be […]
Five local organisations are celebrating the news that they have been awarded grants from the annual Potato Pot Community Benefit Fund. Since 2016, the Fund has awarded over £55,000 in grants to highly deserving local projects, including the 2018 Dean Scarecrow and Arts Festival. Organisations awarded grants in the 2018 round of the Community Benefit […]