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Next round of Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund closing soon

The Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund (BWFCBF) would like to remind potential applicants that its next round of funding closes soon, with an application deadline of 5pm on Monday 28 September 2020.

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Thurso Golf Club gets support for new greens mower

Thurso Golf Club has taken delivery of a £31,254 greens mower thanks to a series of fundraising activities as well as support from local grant programmes.

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The selfless coach endorsed by Rangers and Celtic heroes

Ronald de Boer weaved that wand of a right peg on pitches across Europe from the Nou Camp to Ibrox.

His influence extending to the back gardens of Thurso, the most northerly town in mainland Britain, is a more surprising setting.

And yet the Dutchman is one in a long…

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Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund supports groups with COVID-19 funding

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Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund makes COVID-19 funds available

The Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund is delighted to announce that it has made a sum of money available for a fast-track funding stream for organisations working to support vulnerable people in their local communities through the COVID-19 pandemic. 

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New Thurso-based vehicle is ‘a real asset’ to mountain rescue team

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Case Study - North Highland Harriers

The Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund has contributed to many local projects and initiatives over the years. 

One group which has benefited from the Fund is the North Highland Harriers and in addition to support via the Fund, since 2017 Statkraft has also provided sponsorship for the Winter Trail…

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Case Study - Thurso Amateur Swimming Club

The Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund has contributed to many local projects and initiatives over the years. 

One group which has benefited from the Fund is Thurso Amateur Swimming Club (TASC). TASC was formed to promote swimming amongst young people of all ages, from those capable of swimming a…

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Community Benefit Fund supports the Riding for the Disabled Association

Baillie supports Caithness Riding for the Disabled group to offer improved services to users. Funding of £6,720 was awarded to the project to design and manufacture a hydraulic lifting platform. 

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Baillie supports newly regenerated playpark in Reay

Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund is delighted to announce that it has granted Reay Recreational Regeneration £20,000 towards the regeneration of the playpark in Reay, which was officially opened on Friday 30th June.

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New tranche of funding for business fund

Caithness Business Fund is delighted to announce that a new tranche of funding has been made available to enable it to support small businesses in Caithness as they set up and plan for growth.

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Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund supports local sporting groups

The Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund is delighted to announce that it has recently been able to provide support to a number of worthy local causes, including Caithness Rugby Football Club and Pentland Canoe Club.

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Baillie Wind Farm Community Fund AGM

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Caithness Business Fund welcomes new applicants

Caithness Business Fund is now open to a wider business audience and is encouraging new applications.

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New Community Benefit Fund now Open for Business

Baillie Wind Farm Community Benefit Fund has been set-up to disburse funds from the newly commissioned Baillie Wind Farm which is contributing £100,000 per annum for the 25 year life of the wind farm for the benefit of West Caithness.

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Caithness Business Fund launched

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