Interlink is pleased to announce the launch of the The Taff Ely Wind Farm Community Fund. The Taff Ely Onshore Wind Farm is operated by Ventient Energy Limited and the fund has invested over £40,000 into local activities and projects in communities surrounding the site since 2001. The annual fund of £2,500 is once again for local groups to apply in order to support their aims and objectives, recruit new members, involve more people from the community and help to develop. Only one application per group.
Who Can Apply?
The fund is available to any community group within the area of benefit including:
- Gilfach Goch
- Heol Y Cyw
What will the scheme fund?
The scheme will fund the purchase of capital items and help with the running costs of your group up to £500. Examples of this might include play equipment, IT equipment, stationery, phone and broadband connections, training, the cost of a community event or visit. The fund can be used as match funding towards other sources of funding for a larger project. Grants may be awarded for capital or revenue up to a maximum of £500.
What important dates do I need to know? TBC
- Deadline for funding applications 16th August 2018
- Groups will be notified of the decision by Monday 3rd September 2018
- Signed grant offer letters need to be received by 21st Sept 2018
- Projects can be delivered between 01st Oct 2018 – 1st 2nd March 2019
- Final project reports need to be completed by 30th March 2019
Any group not submitting a final report will be ineligible for future rounds
The Taff Ely Wind Farm Community Fund is administered by Interlink RCT the umbrella body for all local community and voluntary groups in RCT. To find out more about the fund please contact Ken Moon at Interlink RCT on 01443 846200 or email: email@example.com.
An electronic form is available on our web-site or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org