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Grant to St Basils 30 Oct 2014

Towards the cost of an intensive support and employability programme for homeless young people who have complex needs and are amongst the hardest to engage.

Amount: £241,227
Funder: Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
Recipient: St Basils
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Social investment Birmingham Disability Resource Centre 09 Mar 2016

An investment in the development and set-up of new business development activities to increase earned income.

Gateway Project 04 Jun 2015

This project will focus on local neighbourhoods who are struggling to access training and employment opportunities for a variety of practical reasons such as lack of crèche facilities, health problems, lack of basic skills, language barriers and lack of confidence. It will encourage and support project participants in gaining the practical skills and knowledge they need to access other courses, employment or services, and the confidence and experience to use them.

Labour For Change (LFC) 25 Jan 2017

The group will further develop an employment pilot that was delivered in 2014-15 by The Jericho Foundation. The project will be open to anyone over 16 years of age living in Birmingham or surrounding areas who self-identify, or is referred as, a survivor of modern slavery or those at risk. The project aims to offer a range of support to help people re-enter safe work, which is a key component of both rehabilitation and protection from re-trafficking.

Amount: £313,707
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The Jericho Foundation
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Grant to Anawim - Women Working Together 24 Feb 2016

New building in Birmingham to provide temporary residential accommodation and crèche facilities for women on release from prison

Holistic Rehabilitation to help Adult Torture Survivors Recover to Reb 30 Nov 2016

The project will help survivors of torture living in West Midlands to overcome psychological and physical trauma, giving them the best chance to rebuild their lives and become healthier and more active members of society. Various issues will be addressed including poverty, access to appropriate accommodation and support services, legal protection and asylum claim issues.

Amount: £455,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Freedom From Torture
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Better Chances in Life for Families of Disabled Children in the Midlan 18 Nov 2015

A project to provide support and advice to families across the Midlands with children aged 0-19 with disabilities including long-term medical conditions, physical and/or learning disabilities, behavioural difficulties, rare disorders, life-threatening conditions, sensory impairments, or mental health conditions. The scheme will offer families a range of workshops or drop-in support including coping and managing stress, challenging behaviour, finance, benefits and education.

Amount: £299,550
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Contact A Family
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Let's get Hawkesley Flying 16 Nov 2016

This project will engage young people aged 11-25 and older people aged 50 and over, bringing both groups together to break down barriers in order to help improve the community by creating a local hub. Community-based and community-led activities will be developed to increase social inclusion and reduce fear of anti-social behaviour and levels of crime. A calendar of weekly events, including lunch clubs for older people and youth drop ins, will be introduced to help achieve these goals.

Amount: £177,152
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Age Concern Birmingham
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Wellbeing Asset Building 21 Jul 2016

This group will use the funding to provide well-being support locally to help residents improve their mental and physical wellbeing through personal and community friendly lifestyle activities. The project will be delivered by Health Exchange CIC in partnership with Birmingham Mental Health Consortium and Edgbaston Wellbeing Hub. Activities will include well-being workshops and motivational groups.

Amount: £450,749
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Health Exchange C.I.C
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Salus Fatigue Foundation 16 Jun 2016

This is the continuation and expansion of a project that aims to provide education and support sessions to people living with Chronic Fatigue Syndrome, Myalgic Encephalomyelitis and Fibromyalgia Syndrome. The project has been expanded to include outreach work, which will see the educational programme delivered through the local support groups. Beneficiaries will learn techniques and approaches to help manage their condition and improve their wellbeing.

Amount: £318,707
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Salus Fatigue Foundation
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

WGI stage 2 29 Mar 2016

There has been an increase in demand by local schools for the organisation’s You’re Cherished courses for young and vulnerable girls. They will now build on their existing work to engage with girls, young women and families within the community. Creative activities will explore topics such as family, friendship, managing emotions and body safety enabling girls to grow in confidence, self-esteem and character, providing a foundation to make positive lifestyle choices and fulfil their true potential.

Amount: £255,301
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Cherished
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Grant to Birmingham LGBT 12 Sep 2018

towards three years' continuation funding of the salary of an IDVA at an LGBTQ domestic violence project in Birmingham

Amount: £113,200
Funder: The Henry Smith Charity
Recipient: Birmingham LGBT
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Women Wellbeing Hub 30 May 2018

This project aims to support women who are isolated, socially excluded, have low self-confidence or mental health problems. Most of these women come from family backgrounds which are heavily patriarchal and are generally excluded from decision making and leadership roles. Activities including language classes, dancing and cycling, will be held as well as a fortnightly tea club where women will teach each other about their different cultures.

Amount: £480,520
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: ACP Group
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Grant to Birmingham Museums Trust 04 Dec 2017

miniBrum (permanent gallery for children at ThinkTank, Birmingham Science Museum)

Amount: £192,000
Funder: Wolfson Foundation
Recipient: Birmingham Museums Trust
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Grant to The Library of Birmingham Trust 05 Jun 2014

Wolfson Public Libraries Initiative

Amount: £250,000
Funder: Wolfson Foundation
Recipient: The Library of Birmingham Trust
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Grant to After Adoption 30 Jun 2016

Towards continuation of a project that enables better life choices for women from disadvantaged backgrounds who have a history of repeat child removal by the state.

Amount: £157,461
Funder: Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
Recipient: After Adoption
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Grant to Birmingham Open Spaces Forum 18 Feb 2015

Towards core costs to sustain and develop work to enable community management of open spaces in Birmingham, and to take forward the early-stage development of a national body for open spaces fora.

Grant to After Adoption 29 Jan 2014

Towards Break the Cycle, a pilot parental support programme to prevent women in Dudley, Sandwell, Walsall and Wolverhampton, and losing multiple children to adoption.

Amount: £110,575
Funder: Esmée Fairbairn Foundation
Recipient: After Adoption
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District