Ballantrae Community Fund

Background

Ballantrae Community Fund is funded by ScottishPower Renewables community benefit fund, from its Glen App Windfarm in South Ayrshire.The fund supports projects located within or directly benefiting Ballantrae, South Ayrshire.

Ballantrae Community Fund Advisory Panel, which is made up of local volunteer members, decides on grant awards from the fund.

Download a copy of the Ballantrae Fund Factsheet for more information.

Aim

Ballantrae Community Fund will support community-led charitable activities that support the rural regeneration and sustainability of the community. Applications must benefit the community, which is geographically defined by the community council boundaries. 

Awards can support a wide range of costs and activities including equipment costs, running costs for local groups, staff or sessional worker costs, consultations, maintenance or refurbishment of community facilities etc.

Making A Difference

Priority will be given to charitable projects that address community needs as identified in the Ballantrae Village Development Plan Priorities, which is available to download here.

Timescales

The next application deadlines are:-

Application Deadline                          Panel Decision

Monday 25th February 2019             April 2019

Monday 26th August 2019                October 2019

 

If you have any queries regarding the fund please contact us either by email office@foundationscotland.org.uk, telephone: 01557 814927 or you can write to us at Foundation Scotland, The Kiosk, Gatehouse of Fleet, DG7 2HP

How to Apply

 

 

Grants

Latest Grants

Ballantrae Primary School Parent Council

  • To purchase equipment and 50 hours of coaching for extra curricular sport activities for pupils of Ballantrae Primary.
  • Amount awarded: £5,486

Ballantrae Trust

  • To re-develop Ballantrae play park with a Multi Use Games Area.
  • Amount awarded: £10,000

Ballantrae Rural Initiative Care In The Community (BRICC)

  • To contribute to capital costs for a new residential care facility.
  • Amount awarded: £10,000
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