Roos Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund

Opportunity for Charities and Community Groups

Launch of the Roos Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund 2019

The Fund is open for applications from 1 July 2019 until 30 September 2019.  

The decision-making panel, made up of representatives from the area of benefit, will then meet in November 2019

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 2019 fund, which is the fifth 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 available on this page.  Should you require a hard copy or further information please email judith@ervas.org.uk , or office@ervas.org.uk , telephone 01482 871077 or write to: Roos Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund, ERVAS, Morley’s Cottage, Morley’s Yard, Walkergate, Beverley, HU17 9BY.