The Parish Council provides a series of grants each year to support the wider community to develop and grow. There primary route through which grant funding can be accessed is the Community Development Fund aimed at groups and organisations that facilitate improvements to the Parish community.
COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT FUND
Creech St Michael Parish Council is committed to supporting and strengthening community participation, activities and events and helping to develop a sustainable welcoming community.
The aim of the Community Development Fund is to enable Councillors to work closely with members of the Parish to identify and develop improvements within the community infrastructure, encouraging a greater degree of community cohesion and engagement.
The Parish Council has allocated funding of up to £15,000.00 for the financial year ending March 2024. Additional funds could be made available in exceptional circumstances.
The minimum amount of grant funding available for individual projects is £500.00.
All projects must comply with the legal constraints within which the Parish Council operates and with the Parish Council’s Financial Regulations.
Before a bid for funding is submitted, applicants are strongly encouraged to read the Community Development Fund Policy.
Having read the policy, complete the form below and your application will be considered at the next full Parish Council meeting. Applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application via email.
Submission of this application does not automatically mean that an award will be granted. Creech St Michael Parish Council reserves the right to award grants at their discretion.