Decision details

Making a Difference Grants

Decision Maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: Yes

Is subject to call in?: Yes


The subject of the decision:


In February 2020, the Financial Strategy 2021/22 to 2029/30 report was approved by Cabinet where £125,000 was allocated from the one-off fund to support the Council’s 2020/21 ‘Making a Difference’ grants scheme.  This report sought consideration of the recommendations from each of the five decision making panels made up of Elected Members from each of the sub-areas.


Alternative options considered:




The reason for the decision:


Cabinet was satisfied that the recommendations from the panels supported the Council’s priorities and adhered to the principles of the grants programme which would make a difference to the quality of life for the residents of Hambleton.


The Decision:


That the grants proposed in Annex A of the report be approved.

Reason Key: Expenditure > £50,000;

Wards Affected: All Wards;

Other reasons / organisations consulted




Contact: Lisa Wilson, Communites Manager Email:

Report author: Lisa Wilson

Publication date: 11/03/2020

Date of decision: 10/03/2020

Decided at meeting: 10/03/2020 - Cabinet

Effective from: 24/03/2020

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