To consider grant applications received by Cumbria Community Foundation (copy enclosed).
Ms Clements, Cumbria Community Foundation, introduced the report, which made recommendations for the award of grants, together with the applications received. Guided through the applications by Ms Clements, Members considered each application and
RESOLVED to approve the following grants
21286a Kendal Community First Responders
Application to fund Kit bags and defibrillators.
21278 Kirkbarrow Residents Association
Application to fund activities and Events in 2019.
21341a Our Place Youth Club
Application to fund running and staff costs.
21279 Dignity in Dementia
Application to fund intergenerational Community Come Dancing sessions.
21233b Askham and District Community Centre
Application to fund refurbishment of Small Hall.
21287 Eden Timebank Limited
Application to fund Public Liability Insurance Premium
Members requested feedback to be provided at the end of the year.
21322 Newbiggin on Lune Public Hall
Application to fund hall roof repairs
21261c Queen Katherine School Association
Application to fund equipment for Duke of Edinburgh Awards to ensure participation is open to everyone.
21304 New Hutton Institute
Application to fund a new kitchen.
21245c Ambleside Parish Centre
Application to fund Bereavement Support Group
RESOLVEDnot to approve the following applications
21069b Sedburgh and District Community Trust Fund
This application was ineligible as the organisation is outside the geographic area of the Trust.
21337a Kent Estuary Youth Group
Members noted that the application was very large in the context of the Holehird fund and a contribution from the Trust would be of minimal impact. Members suggested application to a larger fund would be more appropriate.
21236b St Michael’s Parochial Church Council Kirkby Thore
Members noted the size of the application and expressed the view that a more modest request might be more appropriate to the Trust. Members also noted that the applicant had been unable to spend a previous award.