Decision details

Community Chest Grants

Decision Maker: Lead Cabinet member for Finance

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

On 25 January 2019 the Grants Advisory Committee reviewed all Community Chest applications that were deferred from the 13 December 2019 meeting as well as all new applications received between 1 December and 31 December 2019. 

 

Following consideration of the applications, the Committee made the following recommendations to the Finance Portfolio Holder:

 

 

Applicant

Village(s) affected

Description

Total applied for (£)

Total recomm

ended (£)

Additional conditions/ comments

 

1

Bethel Baptist Church

Swavesey

Replace disabled  access ramp to church hall

1,000.00

1,000.00

 

 

2

Save Linton Heights Swimming Pool Fund-raising Committee

Linton

Repair of Linton Heights’ decommissioned swimming pool

1,000.00

Nil

Land is owned by County Council.

 

3

Cambourne United Football Club

Cambourne

Provide new equipment for FA’s new ‘Just Play’ project

1,000.00

Deferred

Incomplete documentation

 

4

Quy Village Association

Stow-cum-Quy

Upgrade toilets which are 25 years old

1,000.00

500.00

Parish Council building - 50% grant awarded, matched by PC

 

5

1st Whittlesford and Duxford Scout Group

Duxford and Whittlesford

Extension of mobile caving system

1,000.00

1,000.00

 

 

6

1st Over St Mary’s Scout Group

Over

Purchase of new tents for camping events

1,000.00

 

Deferred

 

Incomplete documentation

 

7

St Catherine’s Parochial Church Council

Litlington

Installation of kitchen and toilet facility

1,000.00

Deferred

Further information requested

 

Decision:

To accept the recommendations of the Grants Advisory Committee (see above).

Reasons for the decision:

All applications were considered in detail by the Grants Advisory Committee and there is sufficient budget available.

Alternative options considered:

To reject or vary the recommendations of the Grants Advisory Committee and make a decision regarding the level of funding (£0 - £1,000) to be awarded for each or defer a decision if further information is required from grant applicants.

Publication date: 01/02/2019

Date of decision: 25/01/2019

Effective from: 09/02/2019

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