Decision details

Breckland Community Funding Applications (Standing Item)

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: Yes

Purpose:

To summarise the funding recommendations that had been made by both the Match Funding and Pride Funding Grant Panels between March and May 2014 and make recommendations to cabinet on the allocation of Match Funding for two funding applications.

Decision:

RESOLVED that:

 

1)     The Capital Match Funding application of £20,000 towards a £72,000 project for the development of a Strength and Conditioning Room extension for Attleborough Boxing Club be approved, subject to:

 

a)     a maximum sum of £20,000 or 27.8% of the cost of the project, whichever is the lower;

 

b)     confirmation that all other funding is in place; and

 

c)      any other conditions arising from Member comment on Sharepoint.

 

2)     The Capital Match Funding application of £20,000 towards a £895,906 project for building a replacement community hall in North Elmham be approved, subject to:

 

a)     a maximum sum of £20,000 or 2.2% of the cost of the project, whichever is the lower;

 

b)     confirmation that all other funding is in place; and

 

c)      any other conditions arising from Member comment on Sharepoint.

Reasons for the decision:

  • The applications meet Breckland Council’s corporate objectives
  • There is secured match funding or the ability to raise funds towards both projects
  • The projects will create valuable community facilities

Alternative options considered:

  1. Fully fund one or both of the funding applications as set out in the report.

 

  1. Part fund one or both of the funding applications as set out in the report.

 

  1. Do nothing.

Report author: Laura Apps-Green

Publication date: 03/07/2014

Date of decision: 01/07/2014

Decided at meeting: 01/07/2014 - Cabinet

Effective from: 11/07/2014

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