- Total grants
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- Largest award
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- Earliest award date
- 05 Jun 2004
- Latest award date
- 27 Apr 2015
This club based in Kilmarnock will train volunteer coaches to allow it to cater for increasing participant numbers and ensure the sustainability of the club. This grant will fund a Level 2 UKCC coaching course for three volunteers and a Level 1 UKCC coaching course for one volunteer.
Recession Response: This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Cheshire. The organisation will use the funding to recruit and train volunteers to help marshal community events. This will provide a pool of trained volunteers to help improve the health and safety at local events.
Volunteer Training 27 Mar 2013
This is a project by a charity in Ashbourne, Derbyshire. The group will use the funding to purchase a laptop to deliver Midas training for their volunteers. This will improve the capacity of the organisation to enable beneficiaries to acquire the necessary skills.
Transform - Indoor Sports 17 Mar 2014
This group, based in Dalkeith, delivers social and recreational activities in six sheltered housing complexes throughout Midlothian and will extend this to include bowls and curling.
The school will recruit ten new volunteers and provide coaching training to volunteers. The grant will fund Umpiring workshops and coaching workshops.
This group supports the delivery of the Duke of Edinburgh Award in the region. The group will use the grant to train ten new adult volunteers for the British Expedition Leadership Award. This will allow the volunteers to lead more young people in activities. This grant will be used to pay for the cost of tutor hours, minibus hire, first aid training, campsite costs, accommodation fees, governing body registration and tutor resource packs.
This voluntary group in Portsmouth offer information and support in pregnancy, childbirth and early parenthood. They will use the award to allow three volunteers to attend the National Childbirth Trust conference. The volunteers will receive the most up to date training, allowing them to feedback the information back to the wider team and improve their service.
To pay for venue hire for tea dances open to all ages. A volunteer will provide tuition at no charge.This provides social contact, gentle exercise for people of all abilities.35 weeks of venue hire £490.00
Information Evening 24 Aug 2006
This group aims to hold a MS information evening, where those affected by MS who are not members can join. The group will also offer information, answer questions by existing members and enlist the help of more volunteers.
The group plans to run a lunch club. There has been one running but unfortunately the chef has passed away and it is looking for another volunteer to take it on. In the meantime they want to take their members to a restaurant so that contact is not lost.
This school will organise coaching courses for 5th and 6th year pupils to provide them with the skills necessary to become volunteers and facilitate community sports sessions with younger children. The grant will fund sport coaching courses (rugby, netball and football).
'Oor Toon' Youth Cafe 03 Aug 2011
The organisation will provide a youth cafe one evening a week to create a safe environment for young people to meet up and participate in a range of social activities. This grant will fund cafe rental, sessional staff, marketing, publicity, uniforms, residential training, activity resources, volunteer expenses and refreshments.
Pets that please 19 Feb 2007
The aim of the project is to set up a group to provide therapy to people in living in care homes and hospices through visiting them with pets. The money is for administration, promotional materials, equipment and volunteer expenses.
This club provide opportunities for young people to participate in the sport of badminton. The grant will fund volunteer training, a Junior Awards Scheme, coaches fees and printing costs.
Promotion Campaign 01 Jun 2005
This group provides a community resource centre for residents and groups in the Danesmoor area. The centre would like to increase its sustainability through a new promotion campaign. The aim of the campaign will be to raise awareness of the centre, increase the number of bookings at the centre and to increase the number of volunteers the centre has.
The school is based in Campbeltown, Argyll and Bute. It will use the grant to start an after-school badminton club for pupils in Primary 4 and 5. This grant will pay for coaching sessions, volunteer expenses and badminton equipment.
Squash coaching and competitions 13 Mar 2006
With help from a Lottery grant this new squash club based at Steyning Leisure Centre will run after school taster sessions in squash and racketball with pupils from local schools and young people with disabilities. An exhibition match with 2 top international squash players will be run to inspire participation and volunteer coachers will also receive training.
Primary Schools' Support Service provides educational and recreational activities for children of primary school age. This project focuses on football and will fund transport, fruit and vegetables to support the programme, 12 sets of sports kits, volunteer's expenses, balls, cones and coaching equipment.
Arthritis Care - Spreading The Word 07 Jan 2010
This registered charity in Halifax provides support to local people diagnosed with arthritis. It will use the award to undertake a feasibility study to ascertain interest in volunteering to set up two new support groups in two towns outside Halifax.
Tenant Advocate Assessor Project 13 Jan 2010
The Vale Housing Federation in Glamorgan will deliver training courses for tenants. This grant for £2,950 will fund tutors, administration, refreshments, stationery and materials, publicity and volunteer expenses.