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Grants

This committee administers the Beverley Town Council Grants Fund. Local groups or organisations are able to apply for small grants, up to £1,000, or large grants, up to £3,000, for specific projects and activities that directly benefit Beverley residents.

A wide variety of organisations are eligible for support, such as community associations, charities, cultural or educational groups, and sports clubs. They have to be based in one of the four parishes of Beverley or, if part of a national body, have an independent branch in Beverley itself. We can't give financial assistance to individuals.

The grants are intended to support and encourage the valuable work done mainly by volunteers and enthusiasts in our community, which contributes so much to the life of the town. The applicants have to show that their project will benefit Beverley residents. This might take the form of meeting the specific needs of the disadvantaged members of our community, or working to improve the life chances and wellbeing of people in particular neighbourhoods. Inclusive projects that benefit townspeople by expanding cultural opportunities or widening involvement in sporting participation are also welcome.

Past recipients include:

Grants 2018/19 

  • Beverley Civic Society £300.00 12 Extraordinary Beverley Women 2018 - Image Projection - St Mary's to Beverley Arms

  • Other Lives Production £1,300.00 Fallen Leaves Show to take place 100 years later in commemoration of close of WW1

  • Beverley Minster Choir £2,350.00 Choir Tour to Stendal in October 2018 for two concerts, Sunday morning service and potential workshop to enhance twinning links

  • R-evolution Horticulture Project £1,600.00 To contribute to a horticulture trainer and equipment

  • East Yorkshire Food Bank £625.00 - To contribute towards racking

  • Beverley Fringe Festival £1,000.00 - To contribute towards the festival

  • Beverley Civic Society £1,000.00 Restoration of Town Pump Contribution

  • East Yorkshire Broadcasting t/a Beverley FM £1,000.00 Provision of 3 APC Smart-Ups to provide power during power outages and accidental incidents to keep Beverley FM on air (required because move from Longcroft School is required)

  • St Mary's Beverley Church Lads & Church Girls Brigade £3,000.00 Contribution towards cost of kitchen following refurbishment of HQ

 

 

Grant Committee Meetings Schedule for 2019/20

Meetings commence 6.30pm at 12 Well Lane

  • Monday 8th July 2019 - the deadline for grant applications is 5pm on Friday 28th June 2019
  • Monday 16th March 2020 - the deadline for grant applications is 5pm on Friday 28th February 2020

 

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Bertie Beaver

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Beverley Town Council

12 Well Lane

Beverley

East Yorkshire

HU17 9BL

clerk@beverley.gov.uk

01482 874096