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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

Girls Hub 20 Oct 2016

Nikki Giant has worked in youth development for over a decade and is the Founder of Full Circle Education CIC. She is a qualified counsellor, a consultant specialising in issues relating to education and youth well-being and the author of three books for educators. Her idea, Girls Hub, is an innovative approach to tackling poverty and inequality by creating a centre of excellence for girls and young women in Wales. This initiative is the first of its kind, providing a safe, girls-only environment to nurture and support young women, with evidenced-based educational programmes to support the attainment, aspirations and well-being of girls, combined with advocacy, research, and training to act as a strategic voice for girls.

Amount: £9,190
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Nikki Giant

Fair Finances - developing new financial services for the underserved. 20 Oct 2016

Design strategists and designers Gill Wildman and Nick Durrant make up Plot, a social and commercial consultancy and associated Community Interest Company. They are partnering with Katie Shelley, a university student who is exploring how service design can work within financial inclusion for her thesis. Together, they would like to prototype and test four new financial services for under-served or excluded members of the community. These services include a kite-mark for poverty premium-free services, small business support for local people, a local neighbourhood fund and a data service that discounts without stigma.

Amount: £11,150
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Upstarter

Speak Street Language Cafe 20 Oct 2016

Joanna Bevan founded Speak Street pop up language cafe as a positive, community response to migration. Speak Street offers a fun and social way of language learning by bringing migrants together with their English speaking neighbours. Speak Street improves community cohesion at the same time as improving people's skills and confidence. With this grant, Joanna wants to establish a permanent community hub for Speak Street.

Amount: £13,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Speak Street

Local actions to promote social cohesion 24 Oct 2016

The British Academy will produce a collection of essays exploring different elements of social integration. The collection would bring academic viewpoints and research on social integration together with examples of practical interventions and activities that have been shown to make significant positive impact. The British Academy will be working with a range of stakeholders to look for solutions that can be implemented at a local level by local councils, businesses or voluntary sector organisations to promote integration.

Amount: £20,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: The British Academy
Region: London
District: City of Westminster London Boro

Supporting a small cohort of PHF grantees 07 Nov 2016

Supporting a small cohort of PHF grantees to develop thinking on organising and service provision.

Amount: £12,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: The Social Change Agency
Region: London
District: Islington London Boro

Strengthening the Children and Young People's Mental Health Coalition 07 Nov 2016

This grant focuses on the Children and Young People's Mental Health Coalition, which is a leading campaigning and policy body connecting over 100 organisations. It supports the existing Coalition Coordinator and Policy Lead to increase the Coalition's influence in shaping children and young people's mental health support nationally and locally.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: Mental Health Foundation
Region: London
District: Southwark London Boro

Supporting young people to make change happen 07 Nov 2016

UpRising is a youth leadership charity opening pathways to power for talented young people from diverse and under-represented backgrounds. The grant was for increasing the central capacity in preparation for further growth in reach, rolling out of the ‘Find Your Power’ programme and social franchising of the model.

Amount: £60,000
Funder: Paul Hamlyn Foundation
Recipient: UpRising
Region: London
District: Tower Hamlets London Boro