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Core support for The Mix who are leading the way in terms of digital reach to young people. 10 Dec 2018

The Mix provides holistic support for young people’s wellbeing using digital and mobile channels. This grant will help The Mix to extend reach, produce more youth-led content and create pathways of support from digital to local in-person services for young people.

Amount: £100,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: YouthNet - T/A The Mix
Region: London
District: City of Westminster London Boro

Core support over two years 09 Jan 2019

Women at the Well supports women whose lives are affected by, or at risk of being affected by prostitution. Established in 2007, the organisation has supported communities in Camden, Islington and Haringey for the last ten years. Services are provided to people who have multiple and complex needs including drug and alcohol abuse, mental health difficulties, experience of homelessness and trafficking. A core programme at a women-only building in Kings Cross building helps to meet basic needs including food, laundry, as well as advocacy and support services.

Amount: £80,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: women at the well
Region: London
District: Camden London Boro

Tech for Good 21 Jan 2019

Comic Relief and Paul Hamlyn Foundation are working in partnership to deliver the Tech for Good for three years, from 2019 through 2021. This programme supports charity organisations who are using technology to deliver new ideas and make services more effective.

Amount: £1,200,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Comic Relief
Region: London
District: Lambeth London Boro

Alternative Arts Qualification for Vulnerable Adults 29 Jan 2019

Daniel Baker is an artist, writer and education professional. Through this grant he aims to design and pilot an alternative arts qualification for adults with mental health challenges, chronic illness and/or learning difficulties.

Amount: £10,575
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Daniel Baker

SYMO fights Disability Hate Crime in schools 29 Jan 2019

Stephen Carolan is co-founder of Shoot Your Mouth Off CIC, which offers creative activities for learning disabled adults in Hartlepool. This grant will support the co-creation of a schools-based workshop with learning disabled adults to challenge negative attitudes and fight hate crime.

Amount: £10,800
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Stephen Carolan

Phosphoros Theatre: engaging and including refugees at every stage. 25 Feb 2019

Phosphoros Theatre makes political theatre performed by refugee and asylum-seeking actors. This grant will support Phosphoros to make work with and performed by unaccompanied asylum-seeking young people.

Amount: £20,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Phosphoros Theatre
Region: East Midlands
District: Derbyshire Dales District

Additional package of support 2018-19 (part of the Growth Fund support) 11 Mar 2019

Just for Kids Law is a legal charity working with young people, supporting them to understand their rights and providing specialist advocacy and representation through their youth-led service model. This grant will support organisational growth and development as part of the Growth Fund annual package of support.

Amount: £40,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Just for Kids Law
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Internal capacity building to support programmatic expansion. 11 Mar 2019

Free Radical is a youth led company in Birmingham that supports young people to develop skills, confidence and networks through creative activities and events. Follow-on funding will support Free Radical to build organisational capacity to deliver an expanded programme of youth-led creative activities.

Peace First Challenge UK Pilot 2019 11 Mar 2019

Peace First is dedicated to helping young people around the world to become powerful peacemakers. This grant will back a UK pilot programme supporting young people experiencing disadvantage to lead social change through a digital platform that provides tools, resources, mentoring and small grants.

Amount: £100,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Peace First

Queen's Park Cultural Capital Project 13 Mar 2019

Bedford Creative Arts is a contemporary arts charity dedicated to commissioning high quality art with communities and working with artists to explore new developments in socially engaged art practice. This grant will support Bedford Creative Arts to expand a successful pilot approach of co-creation with residents across a larger geographic area, test different methods of engagement, share skills and knowledge with key partners and develop a deeper understanding of the work's social impact.

Amount: £40,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Bedford Creative Arts
Region: East of England
District: Bedford

Teaching Things Differently - pioneering visual literacy in the classroom 13 Mar 2019

The Forge, a participatory arts commissioning and producing agency and Arts Council National Portfolio Organisation, will partner with seven schools, two of which are special educational needs and disabilities settings. This project will develop teachers’ knowledge, skills and experience in using photography to support children’s progress in creative writing.

Amount: £125,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: The Forge
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Creative Agents of Change 13 Mar 2019

42nd Street is a Manchester based charity that supports young people with their mental health and wellbeing. This grant will support the organisation to develop the Horsfall arts programme and to integrate this initiative into 42nd Street’s wider offer.

Amount: £322,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: 42nd Street
Region: North West
District: Manchester District

Contribution to growth plans 19 Mar 2019

The Jericho Foundation supports people experiencing disadvantage to gain skills to secure sustainable employment. Core funding will support strategic and operational growth, and allow the Foundation to scale and replicate social enterprises that equip and empower young people to become financially independent.

Amount: £500,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: The Jericho Foundation
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Replacement of old, inefficient double oven and hob 24 May 2018

Running a lunch club once a month and coffee mornings in the Hall to reduce the feelings of isolation.

Diversifying Income:The future Resilience of Ark T 10 Oct 2018

A creative learning charity, specialising in creative interventions, events and public art which have strong personal and social impact. Work has 3 core objectives for the people who use our service: 1. Improved mental health 2. Developed leadership skills 3. Improved relationship and communication skills.

Amount: £50,000
Funder: Oxfordshire Community Foundation
Recipient: Ark T Centre

Healthy mind & healthy body 24 May 2018

Grant to Good Neighbour Chinese Community

Make A Difference Week 26 Jun 2018

MAD Week aims to get 40 Year 12 students (16-17) volunteering through work experience with 10 voluntary groups. OCVA and South and Vale District Councils are currently negotiating with schools, aiming to work with 2 schools (one per authority) with some students facing disadvantage. We have begun discussions with Larkmead School and Didcot Sixth Form. Through our partnership with council officers, we are confident that the schools we work with will be well-equipped to deliver, and well-positioned to benefit from, the week. We will link with local charities to offer increased capacity, using OCVA’s expertise to identify these. We will work closely to support their development of a week-long programme for 2+ students. Students will attend our volunteer fair to pique their interest. Students will actively shape their placements, selecting their match and communicating their skills via a CV and two initial meetings. During the week, students will use their strengths to work on areas of need within their organisations. Placements will include social media, marketing, and event management. Students and organisations will reflect with an awards event. Impact will be collated in a report to compare our implementation this project in South and Vale with our former project in West.

Amount: £3,801
Funder: Oxfordshire Community Foundation
Recipient: OCVA

Donor Advised Grant 03 May 2018

Donor Advised grant

Doing, Being, Belonging 07 Jun 2018

We want to increase access to regular meaningful occupations (paid work, positions that will lead to paid work, volunteering or traineeships) for people with learning disabilities and autism.

Amount: £5,712
Funder: Oxfordshire Community Foundation
Recipient: Farm Ability

Match Funding re Employee Fundraising 12 Jun 2018

10k run to raise funds for Prospect Hospice match funded by Beard Charitable Trust