supported by Falck Renewables and Foundation Scotland
What is the fund?
The Gargunnock Wind Farm Fund is the financial income awarded to the community of Gargunnock from Kingsburn Windfarm Energy Ltd, managed by Falck Renewables and overseen by Foundation Scotland.
Who looks after it?
Locally the funds are administered by the Gargunnock Community Trust who have set up an independent Wind Farm Fund Panel consisting of individuals who represent a diverse range of stakeholders in the village.
Who makes the decisions?
The Wind Farm Fund Panel will report to the Gargunnock Community Trust Board which must ensure that all funding falls within the permitted purposes, policies, procedures and guidelines for the Fund as well as the legal and fiscal requirements of charitable organisations. This Panel meets throughout the year to review applications and submit recommendations.
Who is eligible to apply?
Applicants must be based or operate within the Gargunnock Community Council area or provide benefits to the Gargunnock area.
How do I apply?
The application forms are on this page as well as comprehensive Guidance Notes. All applications should be emailed to or posted to the Fund Administrator, Foot O Green, Station Road, Gargunnock FK8 3DA
Special Covid-19 relief funding
Do you, or does someone you know, need financial support to get through lockdown?
Do you have a great idea to celebrate, recognise or thank local key workers?
Is your organisation going to struggle with funding due to Covid-19?
If the answer is yes you may be able to apply for funds to assist with any activities which help relieve the impact of Covid-19 on groups and individuals within the community e.g. older age groups who may also have been affected by ‘shielding’.
Activities which celebrate, recognise and thank all key workers. Supporting community-based organisations which have lost income during the current situation but have ongoing fixed costs.
For full guidelines click here