Agenda, decisions and minutes
Cabinet Member for Finance and Communities
Monday, 30th October, 2017 10.00 am
Venue: Committee Suite 1 & 2, Westfields, Middlewich Road, Sandbach CW11 1HZ. View directions
Contact: Gaynor Hawthornthwaite Democratic Services Officer
Link: audio recording
Apologies for Absence
There were no apologies for absence.
Declarations of Interest
To provide an opportunity for Members and Officers to declare any disclosable pecuniary and non-pecuniary interests in any item on the agenda.
No declarations of interest were made.
Public Speaking Time/Open Session
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No members of the public were present.
To consider the award of Community Grants to Voluntary and Community organisations.
That the community grants be awarded, declined or deferred as indicated in the list attached at the end of this decision notice.
The Cabinet Member considered a report on the award of community grants to voluntary and community organisations which met the criteria approved by Cheshire East Council.
The Council had received various applications for community grants to be considered in line with the Council’s policy for the allocation of community grants. The report covered the third round of grants for 2017/18 and made recommendations totalling £31,870. Each grant application was outlined in the report, as was the reason for the recommendation in respect of that application.
That the community grants be awarded, declined or deferred as indicated: