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Barton under Needwood and Dunstall Key Trust

Thu 16 Dec 2021

Description

One-off grants are available to local non-profit making groups and organisations for major projects that benefit the residents of the civil parishes of Barton and Dunstall, Staffordshire.

Fund Information

Funding body: Barton under Needwood and Dunstall Key Trust

Maximum value: £ 10,000

Minimum value: Discretionary

Application deadline: None specified

Background

Established in 2007 as a registered charity, the Barton under Needwood and Dunstall Key Trust is an amalgamation of four historic charities benefiting the village communities of Barton under Needwood and Dunstall.

Objectives of Scheme

The Trust provides grants to local organisations with charitable status and other non-profit making organisations that need financial assistance with major projects such as providing or maintaining recreation grounds, open spaces, public facilities or clubs as well as to support museums, exhibitions, activities and events.

Value Notes

Grants of up to £10,000 are available for organisations. One grant may be awarded per organisation per calendar year.

Match Funding Restrictions

Applications from clubs or organisations should include details of their own fundraising activity in support of the project for which assistance is being requested.

Key Criteria

Local groups and organisations which have charitable status or are non-profit making and based in the civil parishes of Barton under Needwood and Dunstall, or supporting people who reside within these parishes, can apply.

To be eligible, applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Have written objectives and a constitution.
  • Be run efficiently, be sustainable and open to all residents appropriate to that organisation.
  • Be able to send a copy of three years of certified accounts.

Awards to youth organisations are subject to written confirmation of affiliation to, or recognition by, Staffordshire Youth and Community Service or its equivalent organisation.

Location

Parishes of Barton under Needwood and Dunstall, East Staffordshire

Restrictions

The following are not eligible for funding:

  • Projects located outside of the parishes of Barton and Dunstall, Staffordshire.
  • For-profit organisations.
  • Services which are the responsibility of statutory bodies.
  • General funds.
  • Running costs.
  • Organisations with political or racist objectives.

Eligible Expenditure

Funding is intended to assist local organisations with the provision or maintenance of recreation grounds, open spaces, public facilities or clubs and to support museums, exhibitions, activities and events.

How To Apply

Applications can be submitted at any time and will be reviewed in February, May, August and November. Applicants are advised to submit applications at least two weeks before the trustees' meeting dates.

An application form, guidelines, terms and conditions, the dates of the trustees' meetings can be found on the Trust's website.

Addresses and contacts

For further information on how to obtain this grant locally, please contact the following:

Lorraine Brant

Clerk to the Trust

Barton under Needwood and Dunstall Key Trust

4 Hardy Close

Barton under Needwood

Burton on Trent

Staffordshire

DE13 8HG

Tel: 01283 716890

Email: info@bartondunstallkeytrust.co.uk