Opportunity for Charities and Community Groups
Launch of the Roos Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund 2020
The Fund is open for applications from 10th January 2020 until 30th April 2020.
The decision-making panel, made up of representatives from the area of benefit, will then meet in June 2020
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 2020 fund, which is the sixth 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 firstname.lastname@example.org , email@example.com or telephone 01482 871077 or write to: Roos Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund, ERVAS, Morley’s Cottage, Morley’s Yard, Walkergate, Beverley, HU17 9BY.