Biggar Community Council awarded itself a microgrant of £28 from the Incentive fund to purchase calendars to send to Biggar. Sasketchewan.
Upperward Mountaineering Club have been awarded an SSE Clyde Windfarm microgrant of £500 towards the cost of publicity materials
Biggar Youth Project have been awarded a £200 SSE Clyde Windfarm microgrant for a new Christmas tree and decorations and a Christmas lunch for High School volunteers. Unfortunately the lunch was unable to take place due to the Omicron variant, so BCC agreed that the funds for this could be used to provide bean bags for the Youth Project instead.
Biggar Community Action Group have been awarded a £300 SSE Clyde Windfarm microgrant towards the cost of providing Christmas lunches to old and vulnerable people in Biggar.
Braw Clan have been awarded £480 from the SSE Clyde Windfarm fund towards the cost of legal advice on setting up a new Biggar-based Scots language theatre company.
The Gillespie Centre has been awarded £500 from each of the SSE Clyde Windfarm and Ventient Glenkerie funds for a new picture display system for the cafe.
The Biggar Area Climate Care group has been awarded £250 from the Ventient Glenkerie fund to run a bike repair workshop.
Biggar Rugby Club have received microgrants totaling £750 from the SSE Clyde and Ventient Glenkerie Windfarm Community Funds towards the cost of equipment to enable matches to be livestreamed.
Biggar Food Growing Group have been awarded a microgrant of £35 from the Incentive Fund to cover the cost of a survey leaflet to assess interest in local food growing projects.
Biggar Tinto Scouts have been awarded £250 from the Ventient Glenkerie Community Fund towards the cost of Foundation Safety and Rescue Training which will help leaders and Explorers to deliver safe paddlesport sessions, and generally increase water safety awareness.