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2017
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Volunteering Matters
The Royal British Legion
Birmingham Diocesan Trust
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Main Grants award 29 Jun 2017

Redecoration Project

Beyond Transitions 21 Jan 2017

Volunteering Matters will use the grant to support younger people with disabilities in Blaenau Gwent by providing them with skills and empowering them during the transition from education to further education, employment or training. This grant for £5,000 will fund volunteer expenses, mentor training, stationery and telephone costs, promotional materials, evaluation, and administration support.

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: Wales
District: Blaenau Gwent - Blaenau Gwent

Our Lady - Community Hub 25 Jan 2017

This group will use the funding to conduct a feasibility study to inform the development of a community centre. The study will aid understanding of local needs, ensuring the facility provides maximum benefit for the wider community.

Faith & Hope Community Project 19 Jul 2017

This group will use the funding to produce a feasibility study to establish how best to transform their building. This will improve their facilities, allowing the building to be used for a range of services by the wider community.

Amount: £9,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Our Lady of Lourdes
Region: West Midlands
District: Sandwell District

Improving St Mary's Parish Hall 02 Aug 2017

The church’s kitchen resources will be improved with this funding. This will improve the way this organisation supports visitors and voluntary organisations.

Amount: £9,919
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: St. Mary's the Mount RC Church
Region: West Midlands
District: Walsall District

Community Comfort - Refurbish & Refresh 23 Aug 2017

Vital repairs to a community swimming pool will be carried out with this funding, ensuring it is continued to be used by people to exercise and improve health and wellbeing.

St Joseph's - Community Rooms For All 23 Aug 2017

This group will use the funding to carry out a feasibility and planning study, establishing the best way their building can best serve the local community.

Amount: £9,750
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: St Joseph's RC Church
Region: West Midlands
District: City of Stoke-on-Trent

Fatima House - Supporting Sanctuary 09 Aug 2017

This will use the funding to provide emergency accommodation and counselling for female asylum seekers.

Amount: £6,846
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: St Anne's Catholic Church
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Bringing St George's Hall into the Community 24 May 2017

This group will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study, regarding the future use of their Parish Hall. This will help the organisation to establish how the venue can be used to meet the needs of the local community.

Amount: £9,900
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: St George's Catholic Church
Region: West Midlands
District: Worcester District

Finding the Right Direction for St Francis Parish Centre 08 Mar 2017

This group will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study regarding the future of their community centre. The study will enable them to best judge how the building can serve the needs of the community.

Balsall Heath Urban village Hall 07 Dec 2017

A church hall which is no longer fit for purpose will be refurbished, creating a facility to meet diverse needs of the local community. This new and improved venue will allow the community to participate in a range of events and activities, helping to combat social isolation and improve relations amongst local residents. Opportunities will also be provided to access information and support in relation to health, wellbeing and life skills.

A Feasible Community Centre For Coventry 20 Dec 2017

This charity and the local community have identified a need for a community centre and together will carry out a feasibility study, involving continued consultation and engagement.

Finding a future for Benny's 23 Aug 2017

This group will use the funding to undertake a feasibility study, ensuring the best use of their community resource and club by local people.

Grant to Royal British Legion: Colston Bassett, Owthorpe and Cotgrave Branch 04 Aug 2017

Any grant will support veterans who need help with improving their lives at a difficult time or in challenging circumstances.

Grant to Volunteering Matters 11 May 2017

£135,000 over three years (3 x £45,000) for the salary, project delivery and support costs of an Inclusion Worker engaging young disabled people in volunteering.

Amount: £135,000
Funder: City Bridge Trust
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: London
District: Hackney London Boro

ANCHOR Project 30 Nov 2017

Supporting the ANCHOR programme - a young persons intervention around early intervention and prevention.

Amount: £15,164
Funder: Suffolk Community Foundation
Recipient: Volunteering Matters

Grant to Chatteris Branch, Royal British Legion 09 Mar 2017

George Clare VC: A town commemorates

Saint Austin's Stafford Community Hall Feasibility Study 22 Mar 2017

This group will use the funding to carry out a feasibility study on the community hall, which will help to improve this community space and identify gaps in local provision.

Amount: £9,650
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Saint Austin's Stafford
Region: West Midlands
District: Stafford District

Leamington Spa Parish Youth Project 07 Jun 2017

This group will use the funding to improve youth provision in the local area and encourage healthier and more active lifestyles amongst young people. This will improve their mental and physical health and wellbeing as well as reduce isolation.

The Loop 01 Nov 2017

To deliver 3 Progress Group programmes to help improve peoples mental wellbeing.

Amount: £1,910
Funder: Suffolk Community Foundation
Recipient: Volunteering Matters