Community grants East Hampshire District Council is committed to supporting charities, voluntary and community organisations within the district by providing grants and funding to support their work. Apply for CIL funding The council’s CIL spending protocol sets out how CIL spending is administered in East Hampshire. Rural Business Network The rural grant is now open until Friday 29 September 2023. Find out more here. Community climate action fund East Hampshire District Council aims to enable local groups and parish councils to take action to reduce carbon emissions in their local communities.