Roos Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

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Opportunity for Charities and Community Groups

Launch of the Roos Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund 2021

The Fund is open for applications from 7th December 2020 until 26th April 2021.  

The decision-making panel, made up of representatives from the area of benefit, will then meet in May/June 2021

RES, the British independent renewable energy company that developed the nine turbine wind farm,  has established a Community Fund  to provide £36,000 per year (index linked) to support local community projects during the lifetime of the wind farm.

Applications from charitable and community organisations are now invited for the 2021 fund, which is the seventh year of the funds.

Completed applications to the Fund must demonstrate that their activities will benefit the communities living and working within 5km of Roos Post Office. This area includes the parishes of Burton Pidsea, Rimswell, Halsham and Roos.

Application forms and guidelines can be obtained from East Riding Voluntary Action Services (ERVAS) and will be available on the ERVAS website.  You can also obtain an application form from judith@ervas.org.uk , office@ervas.org.uk  or telephone 01482 871077 or write to: Roos Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund, ERVAS, Morley’s Cottage, Morley’s Yard, Walkergate, Beverley, HU17 9BY.

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