Issue details

Community Chest: Funding Applications

On 22 February 2019 the Grants Advisory Committee reviewed all Community Chest applications that were deferred from the 25 January 2019 meeting as well as all new applications received between 1 and 31 January 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

 

Cambourne United Football Club

 

Cambourne

 

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

 

1,000.00

 

  954.76

 

Grant awarded for equipment only

 

2

 

1st Over St Mary’s Scout Group

 

Over

 

Purchase of new tents for camping events

 

1,000.00

 

1,000.00

 

 

3

 

St Catherine’s Parochial Church Council

 

Litlington

 

Installation of kitchen and toilet facility

 

1,000.00

 

Deferred

 

 

4

 

Footprints Café Ltd

 

Sawston

Sound proof panels to enhance acoustics in training room café

 

1,000.00

 

Deferred

 

Further documentation needed

 

5

 

Willingham Action Group

 

Willingham

 

 

Purchase and install bird boxes

 

354.19

 

354.19

 

 

 

6

Histon and Impington Communications Community Interest Company

 

Histon and Impington

 

Develop and create a new online “hub” for news in Histon and Impington

 

1,000.00

 

Defer

 

More info needed on relationship to PC

 

7

 

Heathfield Area Recreation Trust

 

Thriplow

(Heathfield)

 

Purchase a marquee to support a new youth club

 

1,000.00

 

1,000.00

 

 

8

 

The Connections Bus Service

 

Cottenham

 

Provide a 10-week babysitting course for students in Cottenham

 

1,000.00

 

Nil

 

On-going revenue costs are outside scope of scheme

 

9

 

Cambridge Past, Present and Future

 

Stapleford

 

Purchase materials for outdoor education program

 

995.50

 

995.50

 

 

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 28/02/2019

Decision due: 28 February 2019 by Lead Cabinet member for Finance

Lead member: Lead Cabinet member for Finance

Lead director: Health and Environmental Services Director

Contact: Ryan Coetsee, Project Officer 01954 713461 Email: ryan.coetsee@scambs.gov.uk.

Consultees

Ward Councillors were consulted prior to the consideration of applications by the Grants Advisory Committee.

Decisions

Agenda items

Documents

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