Small Grants made in 2013
The first round of applications to the Small Grants Fund were reviewed in August and six grants were awarded to the following organisations:
- Action for the River Kennet - to fund a visitor display and interpretive panel. More information about ARK can be found at their website address http://www.riverkennet.org/
- Recycles - a contribution to the cost of restoring a tandem bike to provide opportunities for those with sight, physical and learning impairments to enjoy the health benefits of cycling. Find out more about Recycles here http://www.recycles-swindon.co.uk/
- The Friends of Biss Meadows Country Park - we funded promotional leaflets and activities to promote the park to the wider community. Find out more http://www.bissmeadows.org.uk/homeframe.htm?home.htm&Main
- Limppley Stoke Parish Council - funding towards a recovery programme for the Swift colony in the parish. Click http://www.limpleystoke.org/#1 for more information.
- Poulshot Village Trust- to fund wildflower planting and creation of a wildflower meadow. More information
- Corsley Memorial Playing Field - funding for nest boxes, shelters and a wildflower meadow on their 5-acre site at the heart of the village.
We wish all of the organsiations we have supported good luck with their projects and we will follow their progress with interest.