Renfrewshire Council - Community Empowerment Fund
The purpose of the fund is to support community organisations to acquire and develop community assets. It will support and develop community organisations with a specific focus on assisting those organisations that wish to acquire and develop community assets in three ways:
- Project: Support the development of the Business Plan for an asset
- Organisation: Develop the organisational capacity to manage and develop an asset
- Property: Upfront investment in assets prior to or after transfer
The fund is designed to support the development of community organisations and build their capacity to undertake potential asset transfers.
Geographical areas funded: Renfrewshire
- Type of funding:
- Type of cost:
- Capital, Revenue
Fund award sizes
- Premium information
Notes on award amounts: Premium information
Who can apply
Any constituted voluntary or community organisation can apply. It should be noted that organisations must be 'Community Transfer Bodies' to be eligible for Community Asset Transfer. While this is not a requirement for applications to this fund, organisations should be aware of and working towards this status.
When to apply
Applications for the funding will be considered throughout the year.
How to apply
Applications to the Community Empowerment Fund are made on Renfrewshire Council's standard Application Form for Voluntary and Community Organisations available on the Council website.
Beneficiaries funded: Local communities
Last reviewed about 2 months ago