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Coventry District
Award Year:
2017
Currency:
GBP
Funders:
The Big Lottery Fund

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Living Well 22 Mar 2017

The funding will be used to deliver performing arts and mentoring activities for older people with mental health problems. This will use the arts as a vehicle to enable older people to engage with and access positive social activities, improving their self-esteem and mental wellbeing.

Amount: £9,706
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Belgrade Theatre
Region: West Midlands
District: Coventry District

Nursery Play Space Project at St Osburg's Catholic Primary School. 04 Jan 2017

A new play area will be created with the funding, for children who are experiencing the effects of physical inactivity and who live in an area that lacks safe outdoor play facilities. This will encourage the children to become more physically active and self-confident.

Coventry's Community Roots 22 Feb 2017

A festival will be held with this funding, which will celebrate the diversity of the community, providing a range of activities including health and wellbeing workshops, storytelling and poetry. This will bring together people from diverse cultures in planning and running events, strengthening community relations.

Amount: £7,020
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: POSITIVE IMAGES FESTIVAL
Region: West Midlands
District: Coventry District

Heart of the Community 11 Jan 2017

This project will use the funding to update flooring and lighting in an old community building. The improvements will ensure that the facility meets current health and safety standards, allowing communities to continue to benefit from its use.

Lifepath Mentoring 22 Feb 2017

A pilot programme of mentoring activities will be delivered with the funding, supporting the needs of young people who are experiencing the effects of unemployment, social disadvantage and crime. This will improve community relations and encourage people to address the problems that they face.

Amount: £5,900
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Radio Plus
Region: West Midlands
District: Coventry District

Helping Sudanese settlers and refugees integrate in the Coventry area 04 Oct 2017

Support will be provided for Sudanese settlers and refugees to enable them to integrate and socialise in their community. This will develop skills in communication, literacy and English, which will remove barriers to employment.

Support for young disadvantaged people living in deprived wards in Cov 11 Apr 2017

This group will use the funding to continue to deliver supplementary classes and recreational activities that are designed to support young people from the Bosnian community, improving their chances in life.

CRMC Spring Action Social Enterprise Business Start-up 11 Oct 2017

A co-ordinator will be hired to run a social enterprise aimed at creating employment opportunities to refugees and migrants. This will help participants reach their potential, by improving their employment prospects and independence.

Bringing play back to Daimler Green! 06 Sep 2017

A neglected play area will be updated with this funding, allowing local children to exercise and play, improving health and wellbeing.

Understanding Asylum and Immigration 30 Aug 2017

This group will use the funding to provide a community support service with training sessions for asylum seekers to aid their understanding of the asylum and immigration system in the UK. This will enable them to make more informed decisions and develop skills which will help with their social, health and wellbeing development.

Priory Community Cafe 01 Nov 2017

The community space will be expanded and workshops will be held at the group’s café, giving local people the opportunity to take part in activities which benefit their mental health and reduce feelings of isolation.

Amount: £9,700
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Coventry Priory C.I.C
Region: West Midlands
District: Coventry District

Financial Capability+Inclusion Workshop 29 Nov 2017

This project will deliver financial capability workshops for people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless. This will build confidence in managing finances and develop skills of volunteers supporting the sessions.

The 3 B's Project (Be Happy, Be Active, Be Creative) 25 Jan 2017

This group will use the funding to purchase new resources for its outdoor learning area. The space will support the development of school children in reception year, who are experiencing the effects of social and educational disadvantage.

CELEBRATE COMMUNITY INTERACTION 22 Feb 2017

A series of community based workshops will be provided with this funding. The workshops will help support community engagement and relationships, which will in turn reduce social isolation.

Amount: £9,992
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: ACC
Region: West Midlands
District: Coventry District

Festival of Light Finale 08 Mar 2017

This group will use the funding to stage a finale event for their Festival of Lights. This will enable local people to take part in activities which encourage community engagement.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Lions Club of Coventry Godiva
Region: West Midlands
District: Coventry District

look good feel good 25 Oct 2017

This project will provide fitness and healthy eating sessions for local people, so they can learn how to improve their wellbeing and quality of life.

Kits Health Education Project 11 Oct 2017

This group will use the funding to run cooking clubs at three local schools, where pupils and families will learn how to eat more healthily, improving their wellbeing.

Amount: £9,852
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: KA Kits Academy CIC
Region: West Midlands
District: Coventry District

Hereward Parking Compaign 29 Nov 2017

This project will raise awareness of the issues caused for people with disabilities and other pedestrians as a result of parking on the pavement.

Amount: £5,247
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Hereward College
Region: West Midlands
District: Coventry District

Hummingbird Counselling Programme 13 Sep 2017

This project will provide counselling services for people who are living with cancer.

Spon Spun 11 Jan 2017

This charity will use the funding to deliver a programme of workshops. These will focus on social engagement, helping to build positive relationships and improve community pride.

Amount: £9,750
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Albany Theatre Trust
Region: West Midlands
District: Coventry District