Communities Opportunity Fund 2013/14

During the February 2013 Strategy Board meeting, members approved the guidance set out to process applications into the Communities Opportunity Fund.  The Fund was open throughout the year (from 1st April 2013) and applications were accepted from Parish and Town Councils; Voluntary and Community Groups; Social Enterprises, Members and Officers of the Council. Each application was supported by the District Councillor for the area in which the project will apply.

Projects Supported through COF:

In 2013/14, the Communities Opportunity Fund  supported 66 applications with over £600,000 in contribtuions. Total project costs exceeded £2.1M, brining in an additional £1.5M worth of funding to Richmondshire. Details of the projects supported can be found below.  

 

1
Area Partnerships 12/13
£25,000
2
Richmondshire Voluntary Sector
£10,340
3
Upper Dales Area Partnership
£1,144
4
Yorebridge S.D.A
£3,000
5
Welcome to Yorkshire
£5,000
6
Richmond Town FC
£15,000
7
Lower Wensleydale Area Partnership
£1,558
8
Central Area Partnership
£753.80
9
Richmondshire Leisure Trust
£5,000
10
Colburn at Play 2012-22
£45,000
11
Dales & Bowland C.I.C
£3,500
12
Area Partnerships 13/14
£25,000
13
COF Facilitation Officer
£11,000
14
Hudswell Village Hall -Energy Scheme
£2,375
15
Barton Village Institute Energy Saving
£615
16
Newsham Village Hall Energy Saving
£5,000
17
Richmond YMCA- New Horizons
£9,010
18
Muker Public Hall Windows/Roof
£935
19
Dalton & Gayles Hall - Flooring
£4,950
20
Eppleby Village Hall - Energy saving
£9,330
21
Leyburn Scouts Hall - Refurbishment
£10,000
22
Preston-under-Scar -Cemetery Extension
£4,883
23
Dales Festival of Art - Workshops
£10,000
24
Gallowfields Businesses - CCTV
£5,934
25
BGNC – Integration Programme
£1,900
26
RDC – Housing Link Officer
£30,000
27
Middleham TC - Richard 111 Festival
£2,442
28
Dalton & Gayles Village Hall - Car Park
£4,500
29
Weatherald Wood - Feasibility Study
£5,000
30
Richmondshire Museum - Digitisation
£4,865
31
Constable Burton RR Refurbishment
£2,626
32
North & South Cowton War Memorial
£1,500
33
Just The Job - Groundworks Vehicle
£3,800
34
Grinton Parish Council - Refurbishment
£1,454
35
Colburn Town JFC – Goal Posts
£1,719
36
Richmondshire Cricket Club
£2,000
37
NCR16 first responders – Resuscitation Annie
£2,000
38
Swaledale Museum – Flooring/Panels
£2,340
39
Richmond Bowls Club – Bowling Equipment.
£5,000
40
St Martins Parish Council -Bench
£967
41
Thoralby Parish Council – Flood Prev.
£10,000
42
Hudswell Village Fete - Festival
£1,500
43
Transition Richmond Yorkshire
£2,912
44
Old School House Project – Arts centre
£36,848
45
Welcome to Yorkshire - Subscription
£5,000
46
RDC – Local Plan Support
£30,000
47
RDC – Business Grants Scheme
£30,000
48
RDC – Tour de France Event Fund
£20,000
49
Swaledale Festival - Minstrels
£4,550
50
North Riding Track League – Bikes
£10,247
51
North Country Theatre – Bartle play
£5,000
52
A1 Community Works – Training
£6,226
53
St Andrews Church – Building Repairs
£1,085
54
Scotton Parish Council – M.U.G.A
£5,000
55
L&W Business Association – Transition
£7,050
56
RDC – Disabled Facilities Grants
£25,000
57
RDC – Community Right to Bid
£20,000
58
Richmondshire Gymnastics Club
£14,710
59
Hunton & Arrathorne Village Hall
£8,331
60
Burton-Cum-Walden PC – lawn Mower
£8,095
61
Gilling West– Flood Prevention
£21,600
62
Hawes & High Abbotside – Hill Urinals
£1,750
63
Gunnerside Village Hall – Defibrillator Project
£1,020
64
Yorebridge Ed. Foundation – Heating
£5,000
65
Colburn Village Hall – External Works
£35,000
66
Muker Parish Council – Defibrillator Project
£2,510
                                                                                                                                Total
 £606,380

 

 

 

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