Decision details

Community Chest: Funding Applications

Decision Maker: Lead Cabinet member for Finance

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

On 28 June 2019 the Grants Advisory Committee reviewed all Community Chest applications that were deferred from the 31 May 2019 meeting as well as all new applications received between 1 and 31 May 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

 

Meldreth Croquet Club

 

Meldreth

 

Replacement of rabbit-proof fencing

 

1,000.00

 

Deferred

 

Final deadline for documentation – 24 July

 

2

 

Friends of the Roman Road and Fleam Dyke

Fulbourn, The Abingtons, Hildersham, Linton, Horseheath, Balsham, West Wickham, Babraham

 

Clearing scrub round rare Junipers

 

1,000.00

 

1,000.00

 

 

 

3

 

Sheddit! Men’s Sheds

 

Swavesey

 

Purchase materials for security gates and burglar bars

 

773.40

 

773.40

 

 

 

4

 

Haslingfield Little Owls Preschool

 

Haslingfield

 

Replacement of tables

 

581.90

 

581.90

 

 

5

 

Mother Goose Preschool

Wimpole, Orwell, Barrington, Tadlow, Arrington,

Bassingbourn

 

Replacement of mud kitchens

 

 

605.00

 

605.00

 

 

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: 05/07/2019

Date of decision: 05/07/2019

Effective from: 13/07/2019