Through our Spurness wind farm we make around £25,000 per year available for community and charitable projects. Between 2004 and 2029 we expect to invest £600,000 in local projects.


Project Eligibility

The community fund can support projects which:

  • develop skills and abilities to implement projects that are important to the island’s future
  • support the acquisition, development and use of community assets
  • increase the involvement with local organisations and community activity
  • overcome the barriers that can prevent disadvantaged or excluded members of the community from enjoying a high quality of life, particularly young people and the elderly
  • involve them in caring for the environment and ensuring it is protected for future generations
  • strengthens the local economy through community-led entrepreneurial activity

Projects in the following community council areas can apply:

  • Sanday

 You can find out who is eligible to apply here.

How to apply

The Application Form and Guidelines are available to download below:

Application Form - £250 - £10,000

Contact details

For more information on this fund please contact:

Fiona Morrison
Fiona Morrison

Community Investment Manager

Tel: 01463 728376

Email: fiona.morrison@sse.com