Area Partnership Funding 2015/16
The Richmondshire Area Partnership Funding Scheme 2015/16 is now open for applications.
Richmondshire District Council has approved an allocation of £25,000 to allow the Richmondshire Area Partnerships £5,000 each to award to small community projects in Richmondshire. In 2014/14 the scheme supported 56 local projects with grants of up to £500, further information on the projects supported last year can be found here.
This year each of the Area Partnerships has £5,000 to allocate and applications are welcome from Community Groups, Voluntary Groups, Local Charities and Parish and Town Councils.
The types of projects which can be supported include:
- village hall refurbishments
- community notice boards
- sport's and play park equipment
- defibrillator projects
Applications looking to support any community orientated project, which can demonstrate a local need, are welcome with a maximum grant request of 75% of the total project costing’s applicable.
The application form and criteria can be downloaded here:
For more information on the work of the Area Partnerships or to find out which area your project best alines with, please click here
For further information about the scheme or to discuss a potential application, please contact: