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Primary Source 17 Oct 2017

Amber Film & Photography Collective (Amber) was founded in 1969 with the aim of documenting North East England’s working class communities. Working with 12 primary schools in the North East, Amber will develop a programme of creative engagement in documentary photography and filmmaking. The project aims to increase children’s (and teachers’) digital media/ technology and creative skills, relevant to humanities and STEM areas of the curriculum; to enable pupils to explore digital storytelling; to address intergenerational relationships and community cohesion; and to provide continuing professional development for teachers.

Learning English Together (LET) - ESOL for small groups 10 Jul 2017

Action Foundation’s initiative, Learning English Together (LET), will equip churches and other community groups to provide English language support for migrants who face barriers to accessing formal ESOL provision. Action Foundation will develop a social franchise model, providing training, support and resources for small volunteer-run groups to enable them to help migrants and refugees to learn English through practical activities facilitating integration.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Action Foundation
Region: North East
District: Newcastle upon Tyne District

Ending Destitution for People Who Migrate 10 Jul 2017

NACCOM seeks to prevent migrant destitution by increasing accommodation provision, and by fostering systemic change. Funding will support the organisation as it develops into a strategic national charity promoting an end to migrant destitution.

Amount: £150,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: NACCOM
Region: North East
District: Newcastle upon Tyne District

Concordia 02 Aug 2017

Concordia aims to increase the confidence of teachers to lead singing with children so that they can successfully transform the learning environment of their schools. This project is distinctive in that it is school-led; the grantee is a primary school whose head teacher has a track record in singing and music and strong local school networks. Teachers and senior leaders from 16 schools across Newcastle are participating in the project.

Art Programme for Disaffected Young People 31 Oct 2006

A grant to Hatton Gallery Art Programme for Disaffected Young People

Amount: £5,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Hatton Gallery
Region: North East
District: Newcastle upon Tyne District

Live Theatre Refugee Project 18 Sep 2007

A grant to North East Theatre Trust Ltd for Live Theatre Refugee Project

New Traineeship, Volunteer and Associates Programme 22 Apr 2013

The implementation of a new traineeship, volunteer and associates programme. Supported by a new part-time post of Volunteer & Training Manager.

Amount: £75,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: AV Festival
Region: North East
District: Newcastle upon Tyne District

Improving students' speaking and listening through work experience. 05 Nov 2013

To work with teachers, employers and students to develop, trial and modify materials to improve students' speaking and listening skills in work experience programmes.

Tyne Works: Accessing & Engaging with the Amber Collection 14 Apr 2014

To develop a programme of community collaboration, inspired by Amber's archive collection.

Read Regional 27 Apr 2009

To support an innovative programme of activities and new partnerships to engage North East readers with quality literature events and activities.

Amount: £150,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: New Writing North
Region: North East
District: Newcastle upon Tyne District

Building Mslexia's Capacity 30 Jun 2014

Core support of the new post of General Manager's capacity.

Culture Track 07 Jun 2011

Newcastle. To provide young unemployed people with volunteer placements in cultural organisations alongside a structured employment programme.

Our Museum 07 Nov 2011

A grant to Tyne & Wear Archives and Museums for Our Museum

Improving students' speaking and listening skills through work experience 15 Nov 2012

To develop guidance and supporting materials for students, teachers and employers to improve the quality of students' speaking and listening skills when working with employers.

Action: Story! -- involving marginalised people in improving services 16 Mar 2015

We will deliver an innovation programme which uses the arts to engage disadvantaged and marginalised groups in the process of designing better public services.

Amount: £53,690
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Helix Arts
Region: North East
District: Newcastle upon Tyne District

The grant will fund the salary of the Deputy Chief Executive for two years. 17 Nov 2015

They will expand and consider franchising their successfully piloted e-mentoring scheme, providing online access to support, training and advice to LGBT young people. Alongside expanding and refining service delivery the charity aims to influence policy, mainstream homeless provision and raise awareness in wider society. Young people will lead the first national conference on LGBT youth homelessness in 2016.

Our Museum - TWAM transition funding 11 Jan 2016

Our Museum transition funding to be divided between salaries, backfilling for Front of House staff engaged in workshops, and a critical friend.

To fund the salary of the lead children and young people's worker 14 Dec 2015

Fenham Association of Residents (FAR) is a leading community organisation in the West End of Newcastle. It works with young people to strengthen community cohesion, help them to overcome the challenges they face and to achieve their goals. This grant will go towards the salary of the Children and Young People’s Lead Worker. This will enable FAR to develop its work with young people further around its priority areas, whilst taking advantage of a newly renovated building. These priorities include: mental health, sexual health, education and training and diversity.

Using an arts-rich curriculum to improve functions of the brain 08 Feb 2016

Working in partnership with CEDETI (a research institute based in Chile) CCE will develop an arts-rich primary curriculum in consultation with teachers. This is part of a longer project exploring whether such a curriculum can help children from poorer backgrounds improve certain functions of the brain, and thus help close the gap with more affluent peers.

Building capacity and expertise in leading singing with children 23 May 2016

The project will work with sixteen schools to develop skills and confidence in teachers to equip them to lead singing in their schools with children, transforming the learning environment, bringing holistic health and social skills and impacting on the whole curriculum. Once the skills have been embedded the project will provide a range of opportunities to further develop awareness and experience of different styles of delivery and genres by working with a broad range of practitioners. The work will be punctuated with and culminate in collaborative performances music venues in the area.

Amount: £100,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Hotspur Primary School
Region: North East
District: Newcastle upon Tyne District