Decision details

London Councils Grants Scheme 2014/2015

Decision Maker: Executive

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No

Purpose:

This report seeks agreement to London Councils Grants Committee budget for 2014/15 and the associated contribution by Brent Council to the London Borough Grants Scheme.

Decision:

(i)         that the recommendations made by the London Councils Leaders Committee summarised in section 3 of the report from the Assistant Chief Executive noted;

(ii)        that approval be given to the recommended budget for the London Councils Grant Scheme and the contribution of £340,854 to be paid by the Council towards the London Boroughs Grants Scheme for 2014/15;

(ii)        that approval given to reinvest a total of £31,931 in work with CVS to deliver further capacity building for the voluntary sector in Brent.  This is made up of the following:

(a)       the small sum of £1,633, which is the difference between the proposed Brent Council contribution for 2014/2015 and that paid in 2013/14

(b)       the one off payment of £30,298 from London Councils Grants Committee reserves.

Wards Affected: (All Wards);

Contact: Joanna McCormick, Partnership co-ordinator Email: joanna.mccormick@brent.gov.uk Tel: 020 8937 1608.

Report author: Joanna McCormick

Publication date: 14/01/2014

Date of decision: 13/01/2014

Decided at meeting: 13/01/2014 - Executive

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