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2016

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A Big Cheet for 30 Years! 29 Sep 2016

This project will use the funding to bring the whole community together to celebrate its 30th anniversary. A programme of free community workshops will be delivered culminating in a celebration event to include entertainment, intergenerational story telling and a horticultural show.

Amount: £5,400
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Lawrence Weston Community Farm
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Volunteer Gardening Team 07 Sep 2016

This project will use the funding to recruit and train volunteers, who will then provide gardening services to older people and those with disabilities. This will increase the group’s capacity to provide gardening services for people.

Amount: £9,408
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

3 x ASUS Transformer Pads TF103 20 Jul 2016

The group will use the funding to purchase laptops. This will enable them to provide information and monitoring more efficiently.

Amount: £540
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: BAND
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Playground Expansion 30 Nov 2016

This project will use the funding to expand their playground area with a bonded rubber surface. This will increase the capacity to enable more people to play in a safer environment.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Henbury Court Primary Academy
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Construction of a Space Explorer Climbing Challenge 18 Feb 2016

The group will use the funding to install a new play facility for extra-curricular use by pupils and the wider community in this economically challenged area. This will encourage collaborative, inclusive play and improve community facilities.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Millpond Primary School
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Nursery School Outdoor Learning Project 20 Jul 2016

The group will use the funding to improve the school’s play and learning environment for nursery and preschool children. This will enable young children to play in a stimulating outdoor setting in all weathers, contributing to healthier lifestyle.

Amount: £9,770
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Headley Park Primary School
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Just Ask 03 Mar 2016

A project to support young people aged 16-24 in hardship crisis, the project will include access to a range of specialist and general advice, legal advice, training and support. The scheme will also train peer mentors, including youth advice navigators to help beneficiaries access vital support to reduce poverty, improve health and wellbeing, increase financial capability and improve resilience and self empowerment.

Amount: £499,781
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Avon and Bristol Law Centre
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Feasibility study regarding an alternative to foodbanks 09 Mar 2016

The group will use the funding to create a feasibility study to research alternative foodbank provision for people in crisis. This will develop the full potential of offering complete healthy cooked meals and affordable cookery learning to beneficiaries.

Amount: £8,500
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Agora
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Picnic in the Park 2016 11 Aug 2016

The organisation will use the funding to run the annual community festival. This will provide a day of entertainment for all people in the local area.

Growing Together 03 Mar 2016

The group will use the funding to provide horticultural, communication and team building workshops and activities for children and young people. This will enable beneficiaries to learn new skills and increase their confidence and communication skills.

Amount: £9,860
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Trinity Community Garden
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Lawrence Weston Community Hub 26 Jul 2016

This grant will be used to develop plans for a new community hub for local residents. This will include community spaces, alongside health and support services, and aims to offer activities like fitness classes, cookery and healthy eating workshops. The funding will contribute to professional fees and surveys.

Amount: £38,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Ambition Lawrence Weston
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

RISE 29 Jun 2016

The group will use the funding to provide a work skills and entrepreneurship training and mentoring programme for young people who are currently unemployed culminating in a community event. This will enable beneficiaries to gain transferable skills and a recognised qualification, improving their opportunities for future employment.

Amount: £9,920
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: CCBED
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

The Urban Food Trail Mapping and Education Project 06 Jul 2016

This project will use the funding to encourage people to spend time outdoors at local food gardens and nature trails. This will encourage people to spend more time outdoors with nature and inspire healthier eating.

Amount: £6,209
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Incredible Edible Bristol
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Ordinary Women, Extraordinary Lives 14 Sep 2016

This project will use the funding to run artistic workshops and activities for people with mental health issues. This will increase communication skills, self-belief, positivity to improve their mental health and wellbeing, as well as projecting positive depictions of people living with mental health issues.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Liz Clarke & Company
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

ParkFest 15 Sep 2016

The organisation will use the funding to deliver a festival involving , music, artists, painting workshops and fun activities for the local community. This will bring people together in a celebration event to promote social cohesion.

UpgradeYourWorld: Domestic Abuse(DA) Practitioners' Platform & Register 27 Jan 2016

UpgradeYourWorld: Domestic Abuse(DA) Practitioners' Platform & Register

Amount: £20,000
Funder: Comic Relief
Recipient: SafeLives
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Confronting Disadvantage in Bristol 16 Nov 2016

The project aims to support families with children under five living among the most deprived areas in Bristol. By providing specifically tailored activities offering emotional and practical support, it aims to tackle issues including isolation, poor emotional health, single parenting, immigration, domestic abuse and family break-ups, whilst better connecting families with their local communities.

Amount: £373,336
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Home-Start Bristol
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Mothers for Mothers- 35th Anniversary Celebration 29 Sep 2016

This group will use the funding to celebrate its 35th birthday by holding an event at the city’s Zoo Gardens which will include a range of activities and free access to the zoo after the event. It is open to all members of the community including service users past and present, staff, volunteers, trustees and funders. This will celebrate the services the group provides and aim to raise awareness and end stigma by talking about maternal mental health.

Amount: £4,758
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Mothers for Mothers
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Empower, Engage, Inspire - Youth Ambassadors 20 Jan 2016

The group will use the funding to recruit volunteers to campaign against bullying among young people. This will raise awareness of bullying, build young people’s positive self-images, resilience and personal development, impact on education, employment and the wider community.

Amount: £7,825
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: BulliesOut
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)

Cooking Together 18 May 2016

A project to develop basic cooking skills, improving nutritional knowledge and encouraging participants to eat more healthily. This will improve participants’ self confidence, reduce social isolation, improve wellbeing and reach those who may need additional support in other areas.

Amount: £9,950
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Awaz Utaoh Ltd
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol (B)