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The Big Lottery Fund
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DO IT YOURSELF (DIY) 20 Jan 2016

The group will use the funding to provide activities and workshops to isolated disadvantaged beneficiaries to build confidence and self esteem through working together to increase their skills. This will provide beneficiaries with the opportunity to reduce isolation and broaden their experiences.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: BPSF
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

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.

Libraries or All. 11 Nov 2015

The group will use the funding to run engagement and literacy sessions at Tyburn Community Library. This will enable beneficiaries to improve their literacy.

Safer and Warmer at St Toms 22 Apr 2015

The group will use the funding to provide new central heating and fire alarm systems for its community hall that serves a wide range of local groups and organisations as its current equipment is dilapidated and irreparable. This will improve this community facility and ensure beneficiaries' safe and continued use.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: St Thomas Community Project
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Advice for You 22 Mar 2017

Weekly benefit advice sessions will be provided, which will advise and support local people on how to access benefits and services they are entitled to.

Amount: £9,970
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Gospel Oak Community Centre
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

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

Growing the Birmingham and Black Country Wildlife Trust 22 Jul 2015

The group will use the funding to undertake a feasibility and consultation study to review and address the community need for activities in the area. This will build capacity for community engagement and enable residents to contribute to local citizenship.

From ground to plate 08 Feb 2017

This school will use the funding to create an allotment site and reflection garden, run gardening workshops and provide healthy eating sessions for parents and children. Their knowledge of food and nutrition will be improved, leading to better physical health and wellbeing.

IT training for vulnerable families 22 Feb 2017

This group will use the funding to provide IT and internet skills training for vulnerable parents. Participants’ technology skills will be improved, making them more confident in using computers to seek employment and access local services.

Gunter's Games Unit 25 Nov 2015

The group will use the funding to install play equipment within the school grounds for children including those with complex needs. This will enable beneficiaries to access a safe and improved environment contributing towards their development.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Gunter Primary School
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Furniture & fitting for new visitor centre 14 Dec 2016

This is a project to furnish and equip an extension area to the adventure centre. This will improve a community facility and attract more people to the centre.

Amount: £9,975
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Ackers Adventure
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Heroes Return Project 24 Aug 2015

A Heroes Return project

100 Years on...Revisited with our Younger Generation 23 Mar 2016

The group will use the funding to stage a multigenerational community event reflecting on and celebrating the contribution of veterans in WW1 from BME communities. This will include several guest speakers; raising awareness of their collective heritage.

Enlarging and resilience improvements in the meeting room servery 18 May 2016

The group will use the funding to improve their community room’s kitchen and make it accessible to all members of the community. This will enable continued safe use of this community facility and ensure it meets current buildings legislation.

Amount: £5,045
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Aston Parish Church
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Replacement floor surface to main community hall room 05 Aug 2015

The group will use the funding to install non slip flooring for their hall, which is used for a variety of exercise and social activities by community groups. This will ensure the safety and sustainability of the facility, which is well used by beneficiaries of all ages and needs.

Amount: £1,800
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: The HUB Hazelwell
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

TLC (Tiny Leaders Club) 08 Jul 2015

The group will use the funding to run lunch time problem solving games and activities for pupils from disadvantaged backgrounds. This will teach the children communication, teamwork and life skills to give them the confidence to help prepare them for real life situations.

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

ROCKETS - Disability Multi-Sports Club Programme 03 Mar 2016

The group will use the funding to provide inclusive physical activities for children with disabilities and their families. This will improve beneficiaries’ confidence, health and wellbeing.

Amount: £8,420
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Rockets
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

The Coffee sPot 26 Oct 2016

The group will use the funding to create a new community café facility that will support the needs of people who are experiencing the effects of social isolation as well as providing local meeting facilities for the community.

Amount: £10,000
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Coppice Primary School
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District