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Virtually There: an artist in schools virtual residency programme 15 Mar 2016

Virtually There aims to increase children's problem-solving skills and teachers' confidence through enquiry-based learning with an artist in vitual residence. The project takes place in a range of schools in Northern Ireland using standard classroom technology. Participants reflect on their experiences in an online journal that combines children's, artists' and teachers' perspectives to give the wider community a window into the project.

Amount: £388,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Kids Own Publishing Partnership CLG

Funding to help replicate "Reusers", a successful reuse business which provides supported placements for 10 young people per year. 08 Feb 2016

Jericho is a leading regional social enterprise and employability charity, which works with 65 young people aged 16-24 per year through targeted, year-long employability placements and wrap-around support, and shares its practice via national and international social enterprise networks. PHF support will part-fund the salary of the Social Enterprise Manager as Jericho expands the Reusers business to a second and potentially third site.

Amount: £40,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: The Jericho Foundation
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Support as Project Oracle transitions to becoming an independent charity and expands the project's reach and impact 19 Apr 2016

Project Oracle is an important part of the infrastructure that enables organisations working with young peopel to collect better evidence of impact and improve their capability in using it. Having appointed its first Managing Director, it is transitioning to become an independent charity, and exploring opportunities to work outside London and with organisations working with young people in other sectors such as the arts.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Project Oracle
Region: London
District: City of Westminster London Boro

Fevered Sleep: creative participation across artforms 01 Feb 2016

Fevered Sleep will create, in collaboration with its partners and with participants, three participatory arts projects to be presented at 20 venues across England over four years. FS will extend the approaches developed through Future Play and apply them to work for adult as well as child audiences. They will focus on gathering evidence in order to understand the impact on participants who engage in making, presenting and promoting their work.

Amount: £233,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Fevered Sleep
Region: London
District: Hackney London Boro

ArtWorks-U: Participatory Arts and Media MOOC 01 Feb 2016

To offer a specialist MOOC (Massive Open Online Course) for artists, students and others working in participatory settings, to build on ArtWorks legacy.

Amount: £54,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: University of Sunderland
Region: North East
District: Sunderland District

Leap Primary Schools Dance Programme 08 Feb 2016

Benjamin Dunks, AD’s artistic director, is an honorary fellow of Exeter Medical School. He has developed Leap, a whole class approach to teaching dance in primary schools, based on current academic research linking motor skills to the development of working memory. AD wants to test if the Leap programme can increase teachers’ confidence in teaching dance and improve improve children’s working memory.

Amount: £29,847
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Attik Dance Ltd
Region: South West
District: City of Plymouth

Growing Communities 23 May 2016

Opened in 1970, the Young Vic is one of London's most innovative and inclusive producing theatres. PHF is supporting Growing Communities, a new progrmme which will see the Young Vic engaging with the most hard to reach communities in Lambeth and Southwark. Groups such as full-time carers, refugees and homeless people will have the opportunity to become deeply involved in the theatre, including making work for the main stage. Growing Communities will provide access to the arts for those who face significant barriers and the Young Vic stage will provide a platform for their voices to be heard.

Amount: £220,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Young Vic
Region: London
District: Hackney London Boro

Core support of community engagement work 25 Apr 2016

A grant to secure the legacy of the Our Museum initiative and help to strengthen and widen both the community ownership and access to the gallery.

Amount: £70,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: The Lightbox
Region: South East Coast
District: Woking District

Support to recruit a new Director to develop the organisation's capacity 19 Apr 2016

Young Roots has secured funding to expand into a third London borough and to recruit case workers who will enhance its support to young people. It is seeking PHF support to recruit a new, part-time Director to develop the organisation's capacity for fundraising and working with young people to advocate for policy change.

Amount: £59,801
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Young Roots
Region: London
District: Croydon London Boro

Funding to support preparation for geographic expansion and income generation. 19 Apr 2016

Having spent five years refining its model and testing out replication in London and India, Vi-Ability is laying the groundwork for geographic expansion. Following extensive pro bono support, it aspires to reach 200 clubs in up to 10 countries within three years. It is trialling new income generation strategies, including corporate training and a smartphone game. It is seeking funding towards the salary of a COO, to help steer the organisation and realise opportunities to expand.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Vi-Ability Educational Programme
Region: Wales
District: Caerdydd - Cardiff

Reclaiming the Foyer ethos to support positive transitions for young people 21 Mar 2016

Foyer Federation plans to develop, test and roll out a refreshed model for UK-wide foyers, which will embed the 'advantaged thinking' strengths-based approach to working with young people across its 100-strong member network. The work includes creating and piloting a foyer 'developers' guide', a new accreditation framework, a business model and review of the international literature around advantaged thinking. Foyer Feneration is seeking core support for its work.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: The Foyer Federation
Region: London
District: Camden London Boro

We're Here Because We're Here 11 Apr 2016

We're Here Because We're Here was a public art event created by Turner-prize winning artist Jeremy Deller and the National Theatre's Artistic Director Rufus Norris, commemorating the first day of the Battle of the Somme on 1st July 1916. Some 1900 young men aged 16-30 took part in this work and for many it was their first experience of participating in the arts. Commissioned by 14-18 NOW and produced in partnership with 8 major theatres with a further 56 regional theatres and many community groups this project sought not only to create an extraordinary piece of participatory work but also to look at new models of sector partnership and learning.

Amount: £30,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: 14-18 NOW Imperial War Museum
Region: London
District: Southwark London Boro

Strengthening co-design in three Scottish localities. 23 May 2016

Young Scot is the national youth information and citizenship agency for young people in Scotland aged 11-26. Our funding will strengthen its capacity around co-design in three localities, as it develops targeted and bespoke work with young people in those areas. This builds on Young Scot's existing offer to young people including an information and advice website portal which received 2 million page views last year, and the Young Scot smart card, which is held by 620,000 young people. The charity aims to support young people to make informed decisions, play an active part in communities and be involved in decision making.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Young Scot
Region: Scotland
District: City of Edinburgh

Supporting StreetDoctors' delivery and UK expansion 18 Jul 2016

StreetDoctors aims to reduce the harm caused by youth violence by recruiting medical student volunteers to teach targeted groups of young people emergency life-saving skills. Our grant will support the organisation's growth to be active in 18 cities by 2018, through supporting the salary of the Medical Director sabbatical position. The work enables young people to intervene if first aid is needed, and to understand the consequences of violence.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: StreetDoctors
Region: London
District: Hackney London Boro

Community Associates 11 Apr 2016

Two local community organisations will become "Associates" at the Bush, forming an artistic partnership to create work and offer a depth of experience for participants.

Amount: £52,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: The Bush Theatre
Region: London
District: Hammersmith and Fulham London Boro

Reuniting refugee families with their relatives trapped in European camps 19 Apr 2016

Under ‘best interests’ requirements, both the UK and French governments have legal obligations to young people which they are failing to comply with. This application builds on the success already achieved by MLP (with Citizens UK and partners) through its landmark court case which has allowed unaccompanied children/young people from the Calais ‘Jungle’ to join relatives settled in the UK. This funding would build on these cases and seek to expand the model tested across Europe. It would do this in three ways: 1. Defending and developing the strategic legal case 2. Supporting work to reunite young people with their families 3. Supporting policy work

Amount: £150,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Islington Law Centre
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Creative Writing Through the Arts 23 May 2016

ROHB will expand an existing and successful Creative Writing through the Arts (CWtA) programme to cover a three year period, reaching 1350 children, 45 teachers and 45 school leaders in 45 schools, via collaborations with 18 arts practitioners in five art forms. 15 teachers will join the programme each September for an intensive year of support. Deeper formative and summative evaluation will allow ongoing refinement of the work and potentially deliver useful longitudinal evidence, as the progress in writing of a targeted group of children from each cohort will be tracked throughout the three years.

Funding for senior staff salaries to develop YMCA Crewe's Life Academy programme and prepare for replication. 18 Jul 2016

YMCA Crewe is a 55-bed foyer (a form of supported housing for young people at risk of homelessness) which enables 150 young people annually to work towards improved employability, health and wellbeing and independent living through a comprehensive “Life Academy” model. Our grant will enable it to develop systems and procedures to prepare to replicate the model more widely. This follows a successful pilot working with a large London YMCA. The organisation was described as a "beacon" regionally in its approach to working with and involving young people, and the range of activities and courses it offers.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: YMCA Crewe
Region: North West
District: Cheshire East

Extending the early adopter network 19 Apr 2016

Funding to enable CYI to engage with a new wave of early adopters, provide training and diagnostic support as well as maintain the current cohort. Funding would contribute to high level research expertise enabling CYI to provide dedicated support to organisations working with young people and will support the development of new income-generating projects.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: The Centre for Youth Impact
Region: East Midlands
District: City of Leicester

FBB Schools - UK programme scaling 18 Jul 2016

PHF support will part-fund the salary of the Head of Delivery to double the reach of the FBB Schools Programme in London and widen FBB’s reach outside London by developing work in Cardiff and Birmingham.

Amount: £49,200
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Football Beyond Borders
Region: London
District: Southwark London Boro