The Social Fund

The Social Fund is designed to support specific community schemes or activities taking place within one of the district's five growth areas of Colburn, Hipswell, Leyburn, Richmond and Scotton. Applications should be within the £7,500 - £50,000 bracket with applicants expected to raise 70% of the project's costs. 

The full criteria and proposal form can be downloaded here

This grant scheme has a total of £270,000 to allocate for this financial year. Applications received will be considered on a quarterly basis and the scheme will close following the allocation of the total funds available. A timetable of meetings where bids will be considered is below

 

Receipt of proposal  (applications should be received in full by 5pm) Officer Grant Panel Meeting

Date Application Decisions

are expected by

1st February 2017 w/c 13th February 2017 22nd February 2017
1st May 2017 w/c 15h May 2017 24th May 2017
1st August 2017 w/c 14th August 2017 23rd August 2017
1st November 2017 w/c 13th November 2017 22nd November 2017

 

Approved Applications

Details of projects supported through the scheme will be detailed here once available.

 

Should you require any help or advice in regards to this scheme, please do not hesitate to contact the Scheme's coordinator, Samantha Coultish via telephone: 01748 901037 or email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

 

Contact Us

Richmondshire District Council
Mercury House
Station Road
Richmond
North Yorkshire
DL10 4JX

Phone: 01748 829100
Fax: 01748 826186
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