Decision Maker: Deputy Chief Executive - Growth
Decision status: For Determination
Is Key decision?: Yes
Is subject to call in?: Yes
To detail decisions taken in relation to the
award of UK Shared Prosperity and Rural Prosperity Funding in Round
Two to Lincolnshire Community Foundation (LCF) and Lincolnshire
YMCA, establishing these organisations as delivery partners for
community and parish council grants.
To award funds of £360,620 to Lincolnshire Community Foundation and £66,682 to Lincolnshire YMCA for the GRASSroots and Empowering Rural Communities projects respectively.
Considerations and conclusions for this investment are made within the text of this report, including the options appraisal below.
Option 1 - Proceed as per the recommendation of this Report
Under this option, establishing a community space, village hall and parish council grant aid and advisory support programme will be implemented. This will support the realisation of the benefits as set out within the report below.
Option 2 – Do nothing
Under this option, the recommendations are not taken forward and neither the business grants and advisory scheme, nor the community space, village hall and parish council grant aid and advisory support programme, will be taken forward. Consequently, the benefits as set out within the report will not be realised.
Reason Key: Significant effect on communities in two or more wards or electoral divisions of the Council;
Wards Affected: (All Wards);
Other reasons / organisations consulted
-Leader of the Council
-Senior Officers (SLT)
-Communities and Place Specialist Theme Group
-South Holland UKSPF/RPF Partnership Group
Contact: Saul Farrell, Senior Programme Manager - UK Shared Prosperity Fund/Rural Prosperity Fund Email: Saul.Farrell@sholland.gov.uk.
Publication date: 09/06/2023
Date of decision: 09/06/2023
Effective from: 17/06/2023