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Grant to Volunteering Matters 20 Dec 2013

Great War pop-up exhibition

Amount: £9,700
Funder: The National Lottery Heritage Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: County Durham

Pack Holiday 19 Apr 2018

Towards a residential weekend for 10 Brownies from a deprived area of Ipswich.

Women Against Sexual Exploitation and Violence Speak Up Project (WASSUP) 11 Dec 2017

To support the development of the WASSUP project.

Amount: £20,000
Funder: Suffolk Community Foundation
Recipient: Volunteering Matters

Replacement Doors & Windows for Guide HQ 03 Aug 2018

Grant to Girlguiding Hatfield District

Start up costs 21 Oct 2004

This is a new rainbow group for young girls aged between 5 and 7 years old. This is a much needed facilitiy for this age group in the community as their are no other facilities available to them. The members will take part in activities such as crafts, games and trips out. The young people will learn how to interact with each other and the local community.Uniforms, Digital Camera, parachute and games, storage boxes, craft resources and girl guiding resources and badges.

Amount: £520
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: 2nd Barrowford Rainbows
Region: North West
District: Pendle District

Unspecified 19 Oct 2004

The project is to increase the facilities and activities for the group. The money is for books, storage, games, computer equipment and travel costs.

Amount: £2,350
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Girlguiding Pencoed
Region: Wales
District: Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr - Bridgend

weeks course in Scotland 03 Feb 2005

This guide group will be able to take part in an Outward Bound course in Scotland including rock climbing, abseiling, problem solving, canoeing and camping. The course will build team working skills as well as promoting confidence and self esteem.

Amount: £4,985
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Fromeside District Guides
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol

Duke of Edinburgh's Award 23 May 2005

With help from a Lottery grant Meon Valley Rangers will be able to offer its members the opportunity to complete the Silver and Gold Duke of Edinburgh Awards. A grant will pay for the necessary specialised lightweight camping equipment for the expeditions and will allow two volunteers to complete the mountain leader and first aid courses needed before the training and assessment of the Duke of Edinburgh Award can take place.

Volunteer Britain 14 Jul 2005

Community Service Volunteers (CSV) works to reconnect people to their community through volunteering and training and to enrich people?s lives. This project will produce short audio and visual clips on volunteer's experiences, produced by the volunteers themselves. CSV will showcase the clips in order to recognise their efforts and promote volunteering to others, through radio, TV and at local community events. This will be done in conjunction with the 'Year of the Volunteer' campaign.

Amount: £49,056
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

There is no project name available for this record 31 Jan 2006

The project is develop adventurous activities which would not ordinarily be available or would be out of financial reach for young people. Money is for boating, climbing, riding and sailing activities.

Lampton Community Gardens 15 Sep 2006

CSV Environment (Bristol) will promote and develop the community gardens and establish a volunteer community management group to sustain it for the benefit of all local residents.

Amount: £9,724
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: South West
District: City of Bristol

New Opportunities For Hurst Division Guides 10 Aug 2006

A project to purchase camping equipment for this girl guide division in London, to allow members to experience camping and learn related skills.

Mexico 2008 - Girl Guiding U.K. 22 Aug 2007

This girl guide group will travel to Mexico to participate in community work during the summer of 2008. They will attend a training course in London ahead of their trip.

Unspecified 22 Nov 2005

The project is to extend the educational facilities of the group. The money is for a laptop computer._x000B__x000B_

Residential and funday 20 Jul 2006

This Girl Guides group in Southwark will provide a weekend residential and a local fun day for brownies and girl guides from the Rotherhithe and Bermondsey area.

Amount: £1,260
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: 1st Southwark Park Brownies
Region: London
District: Southwark London Boro

Cole Haven 07 May 2007

This group will develop area of woodland located within the heart of Birmingham's inner city, and create an outdoor education available to local schools and the wider community.

Amount: £9,991
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Country Parks for All 09 Feb 2007

A project to take a group of young people on a residential weekend in the countryside by this group in Birmingham.

Amount: £3,227
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: West Midlands
District: Birmingham District

Operation Strongbow 13 Feb 2008

This project in Stockton-on-Tees, based on successful previous work in Middlesbrough, is a volunteer-led initiative to support older people at risk of distraction burglary. Volunteers will visit vulnerable and older people in their homes, or in community settings such as day centres, to empower them to avoid doorstep crime. Older people will be alerted to the types of tricks used, simple steps they can take to avoid being victims, and the importance of reporting any incidents to the police.

Amount: £61,453
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Volunteering Matters
Region: North East
District: Middlesbrough

CSV Vocal Project 15 Aug 2012

This grant will expand the volunteer project for people with learning disabilities into new parts of the county, offering a programme of training, volunteering and supported employment using community mentors. Called the Vocal Project, participants work with community volunteers who help them to access training and social events. As their confidence around people and skills develop, they will then gradually move into volunteering placements either in a group or an individual setting._x000B_

Mid Gower District Longleat Trip to Celebrate Rainbows 25th Anniversary 24 May 2012

Mid Gower District Girl Guides will take 220 girl guides to Longleat Safari park, to increase interaction between the sections of girl guides. This meets the Awards for All aim of 'improving quality of life'. The money is for travel and fees for the park.

Amount: £3,901
Funder: The Big Lottery Fund
Recipient: Mid Gower District Girl Guides
Region: Wales
District: Abertawe - Swansea