Somerset Community Foundation is managing the Hinkley Point C Community Fund to support communities to mitigate the impacts of the Hinkley Point C development. Almost £2 million has been awarded to communities over the last 18 months.
Groups are able to apply to the HPC Community Fund Small Grants Programme for projects of up to £5,000 or, in exceptional circumstances £10,000 over three years. The HPC Community Fund Open Grants Programme funds projects of over £5,000.
If you would like to discuss your project ideas in person, the Grants Team will be running regular drop-in sessions so please come and have a chat.
The next drop-in events will be:
Tuesday 9th April, The Hub at Sydenham Community Centre, TA6 4QZ, 10am-4pm
Thursday 11th April, at Old Cleeve Community Hall, TA24 6HW, 10am-4pm
The next deadline for applications to the Small Grants programme is Friday 10th May. There will be a deadline for the Open Grants programme in Summer 2019.
For further information, please visit hpcfunds.co.uk or speak to a member of the HPC Community Fund Grants Team on 01749 344949