- Total grants
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- Total recipients
- Total awarded
- Largest award
- Smallest award
- Earliest award date
- 07 Jan 2015
- Latest award date
- 21 Dec 2015
Scrapstore Playpod 23 Sep 2015
The group will use the funding to purchase play equipment for the school playground for children who are unhealthy due to a lack of physical activity. This will encourage the children to engage in active play which will lead to healthier lifestyles.
Empire Inclusion Project 16 Dec 2015
This is the development of an existing project supporting disadvantaged young people who are failing at school, at risk of crime or unemployment or having emotional problems, and helping them turn their lives around through non-contact boxing. This breaks down barriers to communication to help people talk honestly about the issues they face. The project will also include numeracy and literacy, employment skills, mentoring and counselling to help grow confidence, self-esteem and self-discipline.
Woodland Wonder 24 Jun 2015
The group will use the funding to provide education, recreation and therapy through engaging families from the local community to develop a derelict area into a playful wooded space that will be a resource for ongoing activities. This will increase community usage of public places and improve family skills.
The group will use the funding to create an outdoor classroom. This will improve an area that is currently under utilised and is not a safe and secure environment. This area will be used for outdoor learning, including developing the speaking and listening skills of children.
Energy Accessibility SErvice (EASE) 29 Jul 2015
This project will support disabled people across the South West who live in cold homes, struggle to pay for their fuel and water bills or need additional assistance to stay warm at home. In-depth, personalised one-to-one support will be provided to clients through home-visits, outreach events, advice surgeries and follow-up help. Practical support will be provided to understand energy use, systems, bills and to deal with fuel debt. Energy efficiency measures will also be carried out in homes where possible.
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.
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.
Mentoring Women - Growing Girls 03 Jun 2015
The group will use the funding to create a mentoring and empowerment project that will focus upon supporting the journey of young women into adulthood and challenge issues surrounding negative female imagery in the media. This will improve levels of mental wellbeing and self esteem for those accessing the support sessions.
The Healing Arts Unlimited Pub Theatre Project 07 Oct 2015
The group will use the funding to deliver a programme of arts activities, workshops and one to one arts sessions for individuals who experience long-term mental health problems culminating in three full scale pub theatre productions and a total of twenty-five performances. This will provide transferrable employment skills such as project management, team work, publicity and administrative activities as well as improving self-esteem and personal resilience.
Development of active challenges 17 Sep 2015
The group will use the funding to create an outdoor gym. This will promote and improve wellbeing as well as encouraging positive behaviour among pupils
KAPE Tour (Femininity Comes From Within) 22 Jul 2015
The group will use the funding to exhibit photographic portraits of women who have undergone breast reconstruction, raising awareness and engaging those who have experienced this. This will empower beneficiaries to make informed decisions therefore improving their mental health and wellbeing.
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.
Grant to Acta Community Theatre 01 Jul 2015
This project will provide a weekly youth theatre and school holiday activities for young carers the sessions will enable young people to feel less isolated gain new skills and feel more confident.
Scout HQ Refurbishment 07 Oct 2015
The group will use the funding to replace the roof and floor in their Scout building. This will improve the environment in the building, addressing current health and safety issues posed by damp and a slippery floor surface.