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Grants to Voluntary Organisations

Grant Rates To Voluntary Organisations

GRANT RATES TO VOLUNTARY ORGANISATION
PER CAPITA GRANTS - RATE 1: “parent” organisations or federations, membership range 200 persons minimum to 2000 persons maximum - £2.50 per head.  Subject to presentation of full membership list or internal evidence of record gathering for full membership verification.
PER CAPITA GRANTS - RATE 2: other groups, 150 persons minimum membership to 1000 maximum, but with no local “parent” association or federation - £2.00 per head.  Subject to presentation of full membership list.
EQUIPMENT GRANTS: incorporated within Heritage and Youth Work (£1k cap on Youth Work).  Grants towards the provision of permanent equipment for voluntary organisations – up to 50% of approved costs.  No assistance towards the costs of consumable items.  Subject to evidence of expenditure.
EDUCATIONAL YOUTH EXCHANGES & SPORTS COMPETITIONS: Domestic Exchange (within the United Kingdom and Eire £25 per participant; upper limit £500.  International Exchanges £50 per participant; upper limit £1000.
SENIOR CITIZENS &  RESIDENTIAL MAINLAND TRIPS: £25 per participant with a maximum of £500 to any one group per trip. 
PERFORMANCE TO VILLAGE HALLS:
Breakdown of Grants for Performances to Village Halls
TYPE BASE WEEKLY USE ENHANCEMENTS
(1)   UP TO 8 SESSIONS (1)   9+ SESSIONS
A £550 £50 £150
B £200 £50 £150
C £100 £50 £150

All applications for per Capita grants require internal evidence of record gathering for full membership verification, e.g. detailed list of membership fees paid.

Contact Information

GRANT TYPE

CONTACT NAME

ADDRESS

TELEPHONE

EMAIL

Heritage

Angus N Murray
Heritage Officer

Libraries & Heritage Service
Museum nan Eilean, Francis Street
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
HS1 2NF

Internal
211289

External
01851 822746

angus.murray@cne-siar.gov.uk

Sport & Games

Karen Pickard
Service Support Officer

Sport & Health Service
Ionad Spòrs Leòdhais, Springfield Rd
Stornoway
Isle of Lewis
HS1 2PZ

Internal
211192

External
01851 822787

karen.pickard@cne-siar.gov.uk

Events (OAP Trips), Youth Work, Adult Learning and  Performance to Village Halls

Alice Murray
Community Education Support Worker

Sandwickhill Learning Centre
East Street
Sandwick
Isle of Lewis
HS2 0AG

Internal
212808

External
01851 822714