HPC Community Fund Open Grants Programme

Funded projects

Organisation Summary Grant awarded Link to HPC
Cheddar Catholic Church Community Hall Helping rebuild a community hall in Cheddar village £25,000 Strengthening community facilities in areas affected by the HPC development
Glastonbury Tribunal Ltd Refurbishment of The Tribunal building on Glastonbury High Street – creating a Town Museum charting Glastonbury’s history and changing community £25,000 Strengthening community facilities for local residents and tourists from areas hosting HPC workers
I CAN A programme of targeted speech, language and communication interventions for children and young people in Sydenham and Hamp – as well as support for parents and training for professionals £69,748 Strengthening community facilities for local residents and tourists from areas hosting HPC workers
Stand Against Violence A series of workshops in schools and businesses to equip people with skills to manage potential situations of conflict £8,000 Enhancing community projects in an area hosting workers and their families
The Thomas Poole Library Nether Stowey Development of Nether Stowey Library, including recruiting a Centre Manager and developing the facility to better promote the community, local heritage and environment £75,000 Strengthening community facilities in areas affected by the HPC development
Ups and Downs South West A project which will equip parents and schools with coping strategies to reduce stress and anxiety for children and young people with Down Syndrome £99,037 Responding to HPC impacts on community well-being and quality of life
Wembdon Parklands and Community Together Helping develop 11 Acres of parkland adjacent to the NDR, in particular for members of the community with mobility issues, disabilities and additional needs £52,960 Strengthening community facilities in areas affected by the HPC development