- Total grants
- Total funders
- Total recipients
- Total awarded
- Largest award
- Smallest award
- Earliest award date
- 07 Jan 2015
- Latest award date
- 21 Dec 2015
WildFest 01 Jul 2015
The group will use the funding to deliver a weeklong nature and community themed festival for the benefit of the local community. This will educate beneficiaries in living more environmentally friendly and help build community spirit through a range of activities.
The project aims to help people of all ages with learning difficulties, disabilities or mental health problems to lead more independent lives through a range of engaging activities and volunteering opportunities on the farm. Accredited training in animal care and horticulture, therapeutic outdoor experiences, peer to peer mentoring and practical training placements will be on offer. A social enterprise will also be piloted so volunteers can put new skills gained into practice.
Raising a Roundhouse 29 Jul 2015
The group will use the funding to create an all weather shelter for the local community which will be used as a venue for training workshops. This will provide a community facility that will enable participation in community life.
Creative Connections 22 Apr 2015
The group will use the funding to deliver an intergenerational creative art project in a community that is experiencing the effects of inequality and social isolation. This will remove barriers between age groups and engage the beneficiaries in a positive manner which will encourage cohesion.
Domino Effect Project 25 Sep 2015
The funding will be used to develop services supporting people who have experienced addiction issues, homelessness or have been to prison. The project aims to support people to sustain a tenancy, reintegrate into the community and gain work. Training is provided by peers supported by local universities and businesses and takes place in progressive stages. Each stage helps participants build their skills and confidence until they can put these into action at a work placement or a specific project.
ZOO PRIDE - Celebrating Families 27 May 2015
The group will use the funding to deliver an event that will celebrate LGBT parents and the family unit through exploring how animals care for each other in the natural world. This will encourage tolerance, cohesion and understanding for people attending the event.
The group will use the funding to create an all weather outdoor play and learning environment for the benefit of the school children. This will encourage the children to socialise, take part in physical activity and facilitate outdoor learning.
The group will use the funding to provide various support services for the local Gambian community, including awareness-raising sessions on domestic violence and abuse, family support sessions and cultural events. This will improve community cohesion through providing beneficiaries with the knowledge to better integrate with mainstream society, and providing them with opportunities to interact with their peers.
The group will use the funding to create an outdoor nature and quiet area for children with emotional or behavioural issues and those with little or no access to green spaces. This will enable beneficiaries to use the area and learn about the environment and provide a quiet area for activities.
Music & Community 26 Aug 2015
The group will use the funding to provide beneficiaries with the opportunity to express their community issues and solutions through the creation of music. This will broaden young peopleâ€™s experiences and raise expectations.
Bowling For Health 17 Sep 2015
The group will use the funding to deliver extracurricular physical fitness activities for young people who experiencing the effects of poor health and social disadvantage. This will encourage those taking part to adopt healthier lifestyle choices.
Grant to Life Cycle UK 01 Mar 2015
This project will teach disadvantaged young people to repair and build bikes as well as ride them safely. Through taking part in the activities it will help to improve physical fitness and confidence broaden horizons and have fun.
Grant to Family Centre (Deaf Children) 01 May 2015
This project will offer activities and trips for hearing impaired children and young people. This will enable young people to have fun develop friendships and become more confident and independent.