Grants


Since 2005 Ashfield Allotments have been awarded 16 grants totalling at £25,209. Berrybridge Housing – December 2005 – we were awarded £1299 towards the purchase of a rotavator. Click here to see Berrybridges article. LCVS Neighbourhood Renewal Fund Community Chest – March 2006 – We were awarded £350 to Purchase Notice Boards
 
Awards For All – March 2006
We were given £5000 to purchase an office Container, Storage Container, New locks and Keys for the main gates and a contribution to the rotavator.
 The dilapidated Show Shed was demolished and replaced with …… a secure office and storage containers
 
HAPEL – Health & Anti-Poverty Forum Eastern Link – we received £470 to purchase a generator
 
Berrybridge Housing – We were awarded £930 to purchase a shredder to help and encourage composting
 
LCVS NRF Cleaner, Safer, Greener Community Fund (3 Grants) – £1810 to Purchase a 10ft storage Container for Machinery – £600 to purchase a toilet unit and to pay for 3 years maintenance – £1500 to purchase a ride on lawnmower
 
The Green Machine – £350 to purchase Quickthorn plants
 
Liverpool Primary Care Trust – 5 A Day Growing Schemes (2 Grants each £5000) – To create a communal allotment that will provide facilities for community groups to use the allotments and provide disabled access. This project is in partnership with Liverpool City Council. Click here to see work carried out
 
The Councillors Community Initiative – December 2008 – We received £400 to create a wildlife area at the back of the site.
 
Liverpool City Council’s Community Health Fund – December 2008 – We have been awarded £500 to create a pathway inside and around the polytunnel and build a raised bed in front of the car park.
 
Liverpool City Council – January 2009 – We have been awarded £500 to spend on the Communal Allotment project.
 
Liverpool City Council – February 2009 – We have been awarded £1000 to purchase signs for our main entrances and two notice boards for the woodland and wildlife areas
 
Liverpool City Council Active City Fund – August 2009 – We have been awarded £500 to partly fund the purchase of a marquee.
 
ArticlesClick here to see our article in BerryBridge Housings newsletter Spring 2008

Click here to see our article in Berrybridge Housings newsletter in Winter 2006

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