Issue details

Community Chest Grants

On 28 February the Grants Advisory Committee reviewed all new applications received between 1 January and 31 January 2020.

 

Following consideration of the applications, the Committee made the following recommendations to the Lead Cabinet Member for Finance: 

 

 

Applicant

Village(s) affected

Description

Total applied for (£)

Total recomm

ended (£)

Additional conditions/ comments

 

1

 

Meadow Primary School Parent Teacher Association

 

Balsham

 

Redeveloping Forest School area

 

975.00

 

 

975.00

 

 

 

2

 

The Kite Trust

 

All in South Cambs

 

To support costs of running the group

 

1,000

 

 

 

Defer

 

 

Committee requests more information on activities

 

3

 

Coton Football Club

 

Coton and surrounding villages

 

 

To replace an old shed with metal containers

 

1,000.00

 

 

Defer

 

Committee require confirmation on who owns the land

 

4

 

Friends of Histon & Impington Community

 

Histon & Impington & neighbouring villages

 

To set up a Sporting Memories Group

 

600.00

 

750.00

 

Committee felt that the contribution should be higher to save the charity from putting money into the project

 

 

5

 

The Cogwheel Trust

 

Surrounding villages

 

 

To replace worn out carpet

 

1,000.00

 

1,000.00

 

Committee would like to know how many people that use this service are from South Cambs

 

 

6

 

Bourn Sports Club

 

Bourn and neighbouring villages

 

Extending the life of the courts and reducing future capital expenditure

 

1,000.00

 

1,000.00

 

Committee require confirmation on who owns the land

 

7

 

Abington United Football Club

 

Great & Little Abington and Hildersham

 

New goalposts 

 

1,000.00

 

1,000.00

 

 

 

8

 

Ickleton Village Hall

 

Ickleton, Hinxton, Great Chesterford, Saffron Walden, Elmdon, Duxford, Whittlesford and Sawston

 

 

Refurbishment of Village Hall kitchen

 

1,000.00

 

1,000.00

 

 

 

9

 

Pinpoint

 

All in South Cambs

 

Setting up TII hubs and training volunteers

 

999.60

 

999.60

 

 

 

10

 

Over Sports Club

 

Over

 

Verti draining for the pitch

 

300.00

 

Defer

 

Committee require confirmation on who owns the land

 

11

 

The Pink Festival Group

 

South Cambs

 

To launch Cambridge Pride 2020

 

1,000.00

 

Defer

 

Subject to the grant being used on non-revenue purchases

 

12

 

West Cambridgeshire Christian Youth Ministries

 

Cambourne, Comberton & surrounding villages

 

Pastoral Support Work

 

989.95

 

Defer

 

Further questions to be asked re pastoral support work

 

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 11/03/2020

Decision due: 11 March 2020 by Lead Cabinet member for Finance

Lead member: Lead Cabinet member for Finance

Lead director: Health and Environmental Services Director

Contact: Robyn Kerrigan, Project Officer 01954 713254 Email: Robyn.Kerrigan@scambs.gov.uk.

Consultees

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

Decisions

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