The modern parish of Pinwherry and Pinmore is situated in rural South Carrick in Ayrshire and is about three and a half miles south of Girvan.
Carrick is the largest and most southerly of the three ancient kingdoms contained within modern South Ayrshire. Pinwherry and Pinmore has a current population of approximately 300.
The Pinwherry & Pinmore Assel Valley Community Fund is funded by Falck Renewables from its Assel Valley wind farm in South Ayrshire. The fund supports projects located within or directly benefiting the community council area of Pinwherry & Pinmore. Other funds are available for projects benefitting the neighbouring community council areas of Barr and Girvan & District, and these are administered under separate arrangements.
Pinwherry & Pinmore Community Council decides on awards from the fund. The fund income comprises index-linked annual payments. The amount available in 2017 is approximately £47,592. From 2018, around £25,000 will be available each year.