Awards made in 2016

A full list of the awards made in 2016 are listed below


ApplicantAmount Awarded Grant Summary 
Girvan Traditional Folk Festival  £15,750 To contribute to the running costs of the Girvan Folk Festival for three years 2016, 2017 and 2018

TKS Martial Arts and Fitness Charitable Trust
   £5,871 To purchase uniforms, run martial arts "Classes for wee ones" (children aged 4-7) and martial arts summer camps in Girvan 
Ballantrae Community Council  £10,000 To organise a Festival of Food and Drink in Ballantrae in 2016
Open Studios Ayrshire        £580 To fund the hire of a community bus and driver during Open Studios Ayrshire to allow people from surrounding villages to visit the Carrick artists who are opening their studios in Pinmore, Barr, Old Dailly, Girvan and Kirkmichael
Girvan Youth Trust     £9,894 To fund salary costs for a Youth Development Worker for the Hand in Hand project  that focuses on supporting young people with Additional Support Needs (ASN)
Ballantrae Bowling Club    £7,000 To purchase a new lawn mower to maintain the bowling green
Ayrshire Rivers Trust    £7,998 To introdcue pupils of primary schools in the South Carrick area to aspects of Ayrshire Trust's work including electrofishing and macroinvertebrate sampling
Carrick Rural Arts Group    £5,000 To help fund a six week community arts project with lantern workshops being held throughout Carrick culminating in a community event - Carnival of Light.
Girvan and District Visually Impaired Group       £884 To help pay for taxi costs to enable current and new members get to and from the meetings every Thursday
Ballantrae Rural Initiative Care in the Community  £75,000 To contribute to capital costs for a new build residential care home