During January 2011 The Trustees met to consider their first grant applications and requests for community support. The following grants were awarded:
£450 - to 1st Rural Roughton Mill Scout Group to fund its Development Project which aims to promote use of its unique former windmill headquarters building for wider community use and to encourage more young people, and adult volunteers to benefit from Scouting in the local community.
£155 - to 2nd Dereham (Toftwood) Scout Group to support young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to attend their Group Camp through the purchase of camping equipment and camping fees.
£250 - to fund a Support Vehicle for the Peddar's Plod Challenge - a 50mile long sponsored walk raising money for a variety of local charities as well as a Dereham based Scouting development project.