The Hazlehead Wind Farm Community Fund has been established to provide financial assistance to community groups, voluntary organisations and the local community in the area of the Hazlehead Wind Farm which is located at Crow Edge near to Barnsley. The geographical boundaries for fund eligibility will normally be restricted to the parish of Dunford. Projects outside of this area may be eligible if it can be shown that they benefit local people from Dunford Parish.
The Hazlehead Wind Farm Community Fund now receives £6,861.59 each year which is represented by members from the local parish councils as well as Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council. For more information please click on the following link for community fund guidelines: Hazlehead Wind Farm Community Fund Guidelines, October 2011
Before applying for a grant
Applicants MUST contact The Banks Community Fund, fund manager at the CDCF, before applying for a grant. Tel 0191 378 6342 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
APPLY HERE: Grant applications have to be made on line via the County Durham Community Foundation (CDCF) website.