Grants & Donations

Each year Cromhall Parish Council offers small grants to local groups or organiser of events/activities for Cromhall parishioners under powers vested to it under Local Government Act 1972 s137.  

The aim of this scheme is to support and promote an active community in Cromhall by providing financial support for community organisations working for the benefit of Cromhall parishioners, with the intention of improving the range of services and activities in the parish.

Terms and conditions apply.  Information also appears on the policies page.

2021/22

The S137 rate for 2021/22 was £8.41 per elector

Cromhall Parish Council awarded grants on 9th February 2022 to:

Name

Description

Amount requested

Approved grant

Cromhall Horticultural SocietyHire of the marquee and materials to maintain the container£500.00£500.00
Benefice Newsletter (5Alive)Contribute to hard copy 5Alive to all households£300.00£300.00
Village Hall and Recreation Trust2 advertising banners to promote community events are being held in the hall£150.00£150.00
1st Woodend Scout GroupContribution towards drainage work for the Scout hall to address flooding£300.00£300.00
Total£1250.00

2020/21

The S137 rate for 2020/21 was £8.32 per elector (x 625 = £5200.00)

Cromhall parish council awarded grants to:

Name

Description

Amount requested

Approved grant

St Peters HospiceDonation (accepted late application in March 2020 for 19/20 grant period although not paid until 20/21 financial year)Donation£500.00
Marie CurieDonation Donation£300.00
Benefice Newsletter (5Alive)Support for publication which is hand delivered to 300 homes in Cromhall£300.00£300.00
Severn Area Rescue AssociationCargo shelf guard to protect crew£276.00None
St Peters HospiceContribution to the ‘When it Matter’s Most’ fund offering support in this time of crisis.Donation£500.00
Royal British LegionDonation for wreathDonation£200.00
  Total£1800.00

2019/20

The S137 rate set by Government for 2019/20 is £8.12 per elector (x 604) = £4,904

Cromhall parish council awarded grants to:

Name

Request

Benefits

Amount requested

Approved grants

St Andrews PTFAContribute to training on learn padsAll school children at St Andrews£400.00£400.00
Cromhall Horticultural SocietyHire of marquee for Flower show90% attendees from Cromhall£500.00£250.00
Benefice Newsletter (5Alive)Contribution to 5Alive publicationCromhall residents£300.00£300.00
T@3Hall hire and outingsCromhall senior citizens who are members£150.00£150.00
Royal British LegionPoppy appeal  £200.00
Village HallImproving access to disabled toiletsProvide suitable privacy or dignity for all users of the toilets£500.00£500.00
Total£1,800.00

 

Grants awarded in previous years

2018/19

Name

Amount

Details

Brandon Trust£174.00Contribution to trip to Legoland up to 8 children from GL12
Benefice Newsletter£300.00Contribution to 5Alive delivered to all Cromhall residents
Tea at 3£190.00Contribution to trip and hire benefiting senior citizens members in Cromhall
St Peters Hospice£100.00Hospice at home
Above and Beyond£200.00Contribution to chairs in Oncology
St Andrews PTFA£608.00waterproof gazebos benefits school children and public when used at events
Royal British Legion£200.00Poppy appeal
 TOTAL£1,772.00

2017/18

NameRequest forBenefitsAmountAgreed grant
Cromhall Flower showMarquees. Anyone attending£957.97£300.00
PTFA St Andrews school3 Benches on school playing fieldschool children and users of playing fields£750.00£500.00
T@3OutingCromhall senior citizens who are members£176.00£176.00
Cromhall Village Hall committeeHeating systemRange of Cromhall community users£5,000.00£300.00
Tortworth Forest CentreVolunteer days @ £450/day. Total £5400Anecdotal evidence suggests 4/5 locals per event£5,400.00£225.00
St Peters Hospice
Grant  £100.00
Royal British LegionPoppy Appeal  £200.00
Benefice newsletterNewsletterAll residents £300.00
Total£2.101.00