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Volunteering Sundays 28 Nov 2005

This organisation will take a team of 50 volunteers out on one Sunday each month to carry out community work. There will be four groups - environmental, DIY, Sunday roast and Mobile Skate Park. The project will provide volunteers with access to new activities, training and skill development and the beneficiaries of the work have been identified through a similar project that was organised throughout Merseyside to support those most in need e.g homeless and disabled people.

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Pioneer People Wirral
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

The Moby 23 Mar 2007

The organisation will use an award to open a mobile youth project based on a double decker bus. The bus will contain various activities and equipment which will be offered as an alternative to taking part in anti-social activities. The bus will take the services to areas where young people congregate.

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Pioneer People Wirral
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Fisher's Lane Community Centre 18 Feb 2009

This community organisation will use an award to renovate and decorate their premises. The group will create an office space with a mezzanine floor with "hot desks" which will allow a wide variety of groups to use the facilities at any time.

Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Pioneer People Wirral
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Shedheads 19 Aug 2015

The organisation will use the funding to purchase tools and equipment and develop a community workshop with metalwork, woodwork, DIY and leatherwork areas. This will encourage intergenerational working, enable older residents to pass down traditional skills, and undertake projects to help improve the local community, helping to reduce their isolation.

Amount: £9,720
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Pioneer People Wirral
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

New Wheels 18 Apr 2019

The company will replace the van which enables many of their community and prison-based activities to take place. The work this will support aims to develop skills and to bring people together to design items which are used in the local community.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The National Lottery Community Fund
Recipient: Pioneer People Wirral
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Milnsbridge Matters 01 Nov 2006

The project will improve three neglected pieces of land within Milnsbridge, to create a network of safe and accessible spaces for the community to enjoy. Artists will be commissioned to create and install pieces of public art using design ideas produced during school and community workshops. The project will form part of the River Colne Sculpture Trail, which aims to reflect the valley's industrial heritage and environmental diversity.

Resource Centre 11 Nov 2004

This project will set up a resource centre in Ellesmere Port that will offer drop-in information and advice on careers and employment opportunities to provide the first-stage in assisting disabled people to return to work. The project will also provide an individual programme of support including personal development training, work experience and identify next steps.

My Budget, My Money, My Life 22 Aug 2008

The group will use an award to hold a one day information event about individual budgets and person-centred plans using a drama group and comedian to provide information in an entertaining way. After the event six workshops will be held to enable participants of all abilities to create their own person-centred plans using their own ideas and aspirations. An information leaflet will also be produced. The award includes funding for performance, refreshments and leaflet.

Amount: £8,300
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Independent Disabled Peoples Forum
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

Young People Today (YPT) 16 Jul 2014

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Ageing Positively - Having a Voice, Sharing Experiences and Getting Involve 25 Aug 2011

This community organisation in Kirklees will use funding to establish two new forums for older people to share experiences and highlight issues to local agencies. The project will also facilitate the production of a newsletter and deliver two celebration events. This will encourage older people to become more active within the community, reduce social isolation and establish information networks to improve support services for beneficiaries.

Ageing Positively - Having a Voice, Sharing Experiences, Getting Involved 14 Mar 2013

This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Kirklees. The group will use the funding to establish forums for older people in a new part of the region, develop newsletters and networking opportunities and deliver two celebration events. This will encourage older people to become more active within the community by raising concerns in forum groups which will reduce social isolation and showcase the talents and achievements of older people in the area.

Crossing the Pennines 27 Nov 2014

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Amount: £49,200
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Milestone Society
Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
District: Kirklees District

Community Activator Teams (CATS) 28 Nov 2013

The grant will pay for Communities United Project to provide training and volunteer opportunities to young people and adults aged 16+ at risk of becoming homeless or unemployed or with poor educational qualifications. A programme of community sports and play leadership workshops will enable local residents to gain skills and knowledge and work towards accreditations, to help them provide community activities. The aim is to improve confidence, motivation and life skills of people living in high crime areas.

TPP1 Extending Emergency Response and Communication Technologies 23 Mar 2016

The group will expand a project providing GPS tracking to vehicles called out in the local community during severe weather, allowing control room staff to respond to any issues quickly. This could include volunteers or care workers who are visiting patients at home, or nurses or doctors going to their place of work. The grant would be used to purchase new equipment and a mobile trailer unit, making it easier to deal with all rescue requests and support more people in need of its services.

My Time To Be Me 22 May 2018

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Amount: £5,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Amy and Friends
Region: North West
District: Wirral District

The Whole Shabang 26 Jun 2018

The group will run a variety of creative arts workshops for children and young people who have additional learning needs, and their families. The project will provide a place for children to come together, socialise and make new friends. The activities will improve their confidence and skills, and families will have access to a support network.

READY, STEADY, GO! 23 Apr 2019

TPP4 - BUMPY - READY, STEADY, GO!

Young People's Newsletter 18 May 2005

This youth group provide activities for young people from the ages of 8 to 24. They will use the award create a youth newsletter targetted at 8 to 16 year olds.

Amount: £4,980
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Taleem Youth Forum
Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
District: Kirklees District

People, Pools and Kingfishers 06 Sep 2010

This is a project will enhance a habitat with vegetation and create kingfisher nesting banks in order to create more opportunities to gain skills in nature and wildlife, for the benefit of the wider community. This will enhance the natural environment at the facility and will create protective habitat for kingfishers.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: RSPB
Region: Yorkshire and the Humber
District: Kirklees District

Young People and Community 04 Mar 2010

This group, based in Yorkshire supports young people who are under-achieving in academic and recreational activities. The group will use the award to deliver various sessions, workshops and cultural events to build stronger links amongst children from different backgrounds. The project will promote community cohesion and develop positive relationship in the community.