Lady Bay Community Fund

The Lady Bay Community Fund (LBCF) offers grants to local groups & individuals for projects & purchases which will benefit Lady Bay residents. 

Funds are generated by Lady Bay Open Gardens.  The next Lady Bay Open Gardens (LBOG) is scheduled for 2nd & 3rd July 2022 (to be confirmed).

Next round of LBCF Grants is planned for March 2022.

 A previous appeal for applications, and the results from the last rounds of applications, are shown below , to show the sorts of thing the fund can support.

 

New Applications are now invited for March 2021

Applications have to use the printed application form and applicants are encouraged, in the first instance, to discuss their application with Maureen Mitchell, the Secretary of the LBCF, before applying.  The following are supplied purely for information.

Application Form (example only).

Guidance on completing the application form.

Application forms and further information can be obtained from :-

Maureen Mitchell, Secretary, Lady Bay Community Fund at [email protected]

LADY BAY COMMUNITY FUND GRANTS OCTOBER 2021.

APPLICATIONS.

1.Benjamin Goodeve. Planter.  £30.

2.Fiona Boyd. Therapy Garden @ Adbolton Hall Nursing Home.  Compost & Stabilising Paths. £374.32.

3.Lady Bay Greenies. Water Pump. £150. Checks to be made regarding duplicate application to Councillor Penny Gowland’s fund.

4.Brenda Baxter. Planter. £30.

5.Tori Branch. Planter. £30.

ALL APPROVED. TOTAL £614.32.

GRANTS Made at 19.4.21.

1.Poppy project successful with £60 sent to The British Legion.

2.Adbolton Hall Nursing Home. Cheque not cashed & now out of date, due to difficulties with banking.

3.Lady Bay Toddler Group. Cashed.

4.Catherine Todd. Planter. Cashed.

LADY BAY COMMUNITY FUND GRANTS April 2021.

APPLICATIONS.

  1. Maureen Mitchell. Poppy display in Lady Bay.  £100. 
  2. Adbolton Hall Nursing Home. Gardening items & Games. £152.21.
  3. Lady Bay Parent & Toddler Group. Craft items & Toys. £205.89.
  4. Catherine Todd. Planter. £30.
    All applications were approved.

LADY BAY COMMUNITY FUND GRANTS OCTOBER 2020.

  • Lady Bay School.    £501.32.  Books.
  • Planter. Tori Branch. £30. 
  • Lamppost Poppies ~ withdrawn in favour of a different scheme for Lady Bay Remembrance 2021.
  • Adbolton Hall Nursing Home. £161.73. Games. Keyboard. Craft items. MP3 Players. 
  • John Osborne. £75. DVDs of The Heron Cafe sessions. Cafe closed due to C-19.
  • Planter. Steve & Carolyn Parry. £142.47.  4 Planters have been totally renewed.  Planter walls repaired, topsoil, compost, plants, slate chippings. Minimum maintenance required for several years. 
  • Pre-school. £350. Theatre performance.  Sadly this was subsequently cancelled and the funds returned.
  • Sally Chambers. £98.95. Trolley for Lady Bay residents to transport horse manure, in bags, from MooHaven,
    can be attached to a bike. Stored at MooHaven & booked with Linda. 
  • TOTAL  £1,359,47.

Note - the grant for planters has now been increased from £20 to £30.