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Grants Made 2018

Organisation Name Project Title Grant Paid Region
St Seraphim's Trust towards refurbishing the Chapel and Museum £ 7,500 England - East
Young Norfolk Arts Trust towards developing Communications Team activities £ 5,000 England - East
STEP Norwich towards the salary of a Support and Referrals Coordinator £ 5,000 England - East
Maxey Community Association towards re-fitting the village hall's kitchen £ 5,000 England - East
Oblique Arts towards a P/T Coordinator £ 5,000 England - East
Laughter Specialists Charitable Trust towards core costs £ 5,000 England - East
Kettlestone Village Hall towards the replacement of the village hall roof   £ 5,000 England - East
Goldfield Productions towards core costs   £ 5,000 England - East
Carleton Rode Baptist Church towards repairs to the timber frame of the original church building   £ 5,000 England - East
Beccles Sea Cadets towards toilet facilities   £ 5,000 England - East
8th Chelmsford Scout Group towards a new HQ £ 5,000 England - East
Facial Palsy UK towards the existing part time Support Coordinator salary £ 3,500 England - East
Great Ryburgh P.C.C. towards community facilities £ 3,000 England - East
The Purple Penguin Club towards a residential trip for young people with disabilities £ 2,000 England - East
Make a Difference at Sandies towards ongoing costs £ 2,000 England - East
L & D Hospital Radio towards equipment necessary to broadcast programmes via Wi-Fi   £ 2,000 England - East
Aylsham Community Partnership towards running costs of the Heritage Centre in 2018 £ 2,000 England - East
Friends of Warden Abbey Vineyard towards a new motor mower   £ 2,000 England - East
Thameside Orion Cub Scout Pack towards group activity break for the cub scouts to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Thameside scout pack £ 1,040 England - East
BACKLIT to purchase IT equipment to support the more efficient operation of the expanding visual arts organisation £ 6,000 England - East Midlands
Host Nottingham towards core operations for the next financial year (April 18-March 19) £ 4,000 England - East Midlands
Wainman Trust towards core costs of this charity which runs services for the benefit of local older people £ 3,000 England - East Midlands
Sponsorship For Indian Childrens Education (SFiCE) towards ongoing provision of free meals to the homeless and those on low incomes £ 3,000 England - East Midlands
Community Leicester Arthritis Self Help towards health and wellbeing sessions £ 3,000 England - East Midlands
Derby Chamber Music Society towards core costs of delivering eight concerts in 2018 £ 2,000 England - East Midlands
Burbage Youth Project towards their engineering workshops and tutor to provide young people with educational opportunities focussed on restoring classic vehicles £ 2,000 England - East Midlands
Earls Court Youth Club towards new equipment and running costs £ 10,000 England - London
British Film Institute towards the salary costs of a dedicated Cataloguing Archivist to work on cataloguing the Archive of Johnathan Gili £ 10,000 England - London
Joseph Clarke School Trust to cover the cost of two Braille Notetakers £ 8,800 England - London
Acton Play Projects and Leisure Events towards one new public artwork in Acton Park to extend the Tree Trail £ 5,000 England - London
Earls Court Youth Club towards the Club's work with the homeless at Christmas £ 5,000 England - London
St Michael & All Angels Church, Abbey Wood, Parochial Church Council towards improvements to the church hall £ 5,000 England - London
St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Appeal towards the St Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Appeal for the homeless 2018 £ 5,000 England - London
Newham New Deal Partnership towards continuing the befriending service for people with dementia and their carers £ 5,000 England - London
Lee Green Lives towards a programme of classes/activities to support the wellbeing of local people £ 5,000 England - London
Evergreen Play Association to cover additional staffing for Saturday Play provision and holiday periods to support children with disabilities £ 5,000 England - London
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance towards the ORNC Trinity Laban Chapel Choir's first tour to India £ 4,000 England - London
Play for Progress towards ongoing costs £ 3,000 England - London
Kandinsky Theatre Company towards the production of 'Trap Street' which will premiere at New Diorama Theatre in March 2018 £ 3,000 England - London
Lightbox Theatre Productions towards touring the family production, The Blue Bird £ 3,000 England - National Reach
Star & Shadow Cinema Co-operative towards phase 2 of works to the arts venue £ 5,000 England - North East
Twisting Ducks Theatre Company CIO to increase the hours of the P/T Development Worker to allow them to manage and develop academy programmes £ 5,000 England - North East
Collingwood Bowling Club towards an extension of the existing pavilion £ 5,000 England - North East
St John's Hall Meadowfield towards rebuilding the community hall £ 5,000 England - North East
Burnhope Community Centre towards furnishings and equipment £ 5,000 England - North East
1st Stocksfield Scout Group towards replacing the hut £ 5,000 England - North East
Brundibar Arts Festival towards the Brundibar Arts Festival 2019 £ 5,000 England - North East
Amble Boys Club to cover reintroducing the evening youth clubs £ 4,300 England - North East
Southwick Neighbourhood Youth Project towards core costs of providing youth services £ 4,000 England - North East
Neasham Reading Room towards a mobile performance stage £ 4,000 England - North East
Hub of Wishes towards salary costs to enable them to open for an extra day per week £ 3,500 England - North East
Better Days towards the salary of the Coordinator (to extend hours to F/T) £ 3,000 England - North East
Chester le Street & District Voluntary Welfare Committee to purchase wheelchair restraints and minibus insurance £ 3,000 England - North East
Kittiwake Trust towards core costs £ 2,000 England - North East
Ouston Community Association towards a new heating system for the community centre and core costs £ 2,000 England - North East
Roseberry Community Consortium towards core costs in 2018/19 of this charity supporting disdvantaged young people across the Tees Valley region £ 1,500 England - North East
Washington Community Food Project to continue the work of the foodbank £ 1,500 England - North East
Mersey Youth Support Trust towards running costs of their building (which provides subsidised office space) and a P/T administrator post £ 5,000 England - North West
Newton-le-Willows Boys and Girls Club towards core running costs for one year £ 5,000 England - North West
Preston Caribbean Carnival Ltd towards the 2018 carnival £ 5,000 England - North West
Sanctuary Family Support towards the existing Administrator post for one year £ 5,000 England - North West
Shap Community CIO towards completing the final phase of building work £ 5,000 England - North West
St Michael's Parish Community Hall towards IT Project Teaching Sessions £ 5,000 England - North West
Theatre in the Quarter Ltd towards the Walk My Journey project workshops £ 5,000 England - North West
TLC St Luke's towards core costs of the drop-in project run by this mental health charity £ 5,000 England - North West
Voices for All towards ongoing costs of supporting excluded groups £ 5,000 England - North West
Ellenroad Trust Limited to cover a lighting frame for the boiler room £ 4,000 England - North West
1st Carnforth Scout Group towards plumbing and hot water system costs for their new building £ 3,000 England - North West
Blackpool Tiggers towards core costs of this charity providing social and leisure activities to children and young people on the autistic spectrum £ 3,000 England - North West
Mirehouse Community Centre Association towards Men in Sheds in 2018/19, a project for men with learning difficulties and mental health issues £ 3,000 England - North West
Women of Worth towards the therapy service for vulnerable women £ 3,000 England - North West
Kindred Minds towards operating costs, materials and equipment and volunteer support/training £ 2,500 England - North West
New Brighton Community Association towards the Lunch Club £ 2,000 England - North West
Williamson & Priory Friends towards a creative community engagement project £ 2,000 England - North West
Garstang Millennium Green Trust towards grasscutters £ 1,800 England - North West
St James Church Ashton-Under-Lyne towards upgrading the lighting system and the kitchen facility in the community room £ 1,400 England - North West
Broadheath Community Association to develop the outside area of the new community hall £ 1,000 England - North West
Child and Family Connect towards staffing at the Bootle Contact Centre facilitating supported contact for children from separated families £ 1,000 England - North West
Sunbury and Walton Sea Cadets towards the replacement of the riverbank training centre £ 10,000 England - South East
TillSkills towards employing a part-time Centre Manager £ 5,000 England - South East
Xtrax Hastings and Rother Drop-In Centre towards core costs of this drop-in centre for vulnerable 16-24 year olds £ 5,000 England - South East
Kent Film Foundation towards ongoing costs  £ 5,000 England - South East
The Hope Street Centre towards trainer salaries to deliver learning programmes for vulnerable adults £ 5,000 England - South East
Home-Start East Sussex towards core costs of this charity which supports vulnerable families £ 5,000 England - South East
Family Link to cover a 10-day summer holiday activity scheme for children with complex and physical needs £ 5,000 England - South East
Hillingdon Women's Centre towards core costs £ 5,000 England - South East
Eastbourne Civilian War Memorial Trust towards a Garden of Peace and Memorial in Eastbourne £ 5,000 England - South East
Children's Respite Trust towards general core costs £ 5,000 England - South East
Art History Link-Up towards the free accredited History of Art Extended Project Qualification class at National Gallery for state school students in the 2018/19 academic year £ 5,000 England - South East
2nd New Forest North Scout Group towards phase two of improvements to the scout hut £ 5,000 England - South East
New Harmonie to use live music (quintet) as a care intervention for people with dementia at the Bradbury Centre in Worthing £ 4,000 England - South East
ENRYCH Oxfordshire towards supporting disabled adults over 12 months £ 4,000 England - South East
Company Paradiso towards the 'Rally' project - a weekly night of creative activities for young people aged 14-24 £ 4,000 England - South East
Slough Immigration Aid Unit towards core costs £ 3,000 England - South East
Home-Start Sittingbourne and Sheppey towards the Twins Club for parents of multiple birth children £ 3,000 England - South East
Barton Community Association towards ongoing costs  £ 3,000 England - South East
Arts Dream towards a production of Journey's End to mark the end of WWI centenary  £ 3,000 England - South East
Winchester Sea Cadets towards kayak and paddles £ 2,000 England - South East
Clean Slate towards the Survivor Programme (a continuation from the Freedom programme) to support female victims of domestic abuse £ 2,000 England - South East
BCU Life Skills Centre towards core work of providing training, support and advice to disadvantaged people £ 2,000 England - South East
ATOM Festival of Science & Technology towards the 2019 Science & Technology Festival £ 1,500 England - South East
Manaton Parish Hall towards replacing the kitchen £ 7,500 England - South West
Sirona Therapeutic Horsemanship CIO towards building a new stable block for this charity which carries out equine-based therapy and educational activities £ 6,000 England - South West
Wassail Theatre Company towards two professional theatre productions for young audiences and their families £ 5,000 England - South West
Tiverton Sea Cadets towards phase two of modernising the HQ £ 5,000 England - South West
The Towersey Foundation towards continuing music therapy provision at Rowcroft Hospice £ 5,000 England - South West
Somewhere To Go Ltd towards core work in 2018/19 of providing the day centre and associated services for homeless and vulnerable people £ 5,000 England - South West
English Music Festival towards a major concert by the Camerata Wales during the festival weekend in Oxfordshire £ 5,000 England - South West
La Folia Music Limited towards the second phase of the Continuing Songs project for students with severe and profound learning difficulties £ 5,000 England - South West
Dreadnought South West to cover new technical equipment £ 5,000 England - South West
8th Christchurch (Burton) Scout Group towards a new scout hut £ 5,000 England - South West
St Tudy Playing Field Trust towards the new playground £ 4,000 England - South West
East Harptree Playing Field towards the new play area £ 4,000 England - South West
290 (Weston-super-Mare) Squadron Air Training Corps to cover four computers £ 4,000 England - South West
Sound World towards operational costs in 2019 to support the delivery of two projects: The Composing Project working with schools and In The Steps of Apollo partnership project with Bristol Planetarium £ 3,000 England - South West
Pete's Dragons towards core work, offering support to those bereaved by suicide in the county of Devon £ 3,000 England - South West
Langport Church Community Trust towards refurbishing the first floor function room, including disabled access £ 3,000 England - South West
Arts Together towards core costs of this charity which runs professional arts activities for vulnerable older people £ 3,000 England - South West
Mutley Greenbank Trust towards core costs of this community centre £ 2,500 England - South West
Gloucester Child Contact Centre towards core costs of helping children keep in touch with parents following separation £ 2,500 England - South West
Torpoint Sea Cadets towards purchasing musical instruments for the Unit band £ 2,000 England - South West
Plymouth Cricket Club towards a trial indoor coaching programme £ 2,000 England - South West
Whitelands, Springfield & Tyning Community Association towards improving the community centre car park £ 1,500 England - South West
Age Concern St Hilda's towards the running costs of the lunch club for older people in Matson £ 1,000 England - South West
Castle Bromwich Hall and Gardens Trust towards core costs in 2018 £ 6,000 England - West Midlands
St John's Church Parochial Church Council to cover the accessible ramp as part of works to reorder and improve the building as a community hub £ 5,000 England - West Midlands
Leamington & Warwick Unit of the Sea Cadet Corps towards buying a replacement second-hand minibus £ 5,000 England - West Midlands
Friends of Castle Wood School towards updating the playground £ 5,000 England - West Midlands
Cycle-R towards the core costs of this charity recycling donated bicycles and providing training £ 5,000 England - West Midlands
The Grangers Club towards ongoing transport and activities plus replacement equipment costs for this social club for young people with learning disabilities £ 4,000 England - West Midlands
Donnington Partnership CIO towards core costs (Centre Manager and Youth Project Worker salaries) £ 4,000 England - West Midlands
Holbrooks Community Care Association Resource and Information Centre towards increasing the hours of the Centre Manager £ 3,500 England - West Midlands
Young in Wolverhampton Clubs towards core costs £ 3,000 England - West Midlands
St Gabriel's Centre Weoley Castle towards the Healthy Living Healthy People project £ 3,000 England - West Midlands
Reaction Theatre Makers towards creating and touring a new play, Honey £ 3,000 England - West Midlands
Erasmus Darwin Foundation towards core costs £ 3,000 England - West Midlands
Alice (Relief of Poverty and Advancement of Community) towards the home safety scheme for vulnerable families £ 3,000 England - West Midlands
Stoulton Village Hall towards kitchen equipment for the refurbished village hall £ 2,500 England - West Midlands
University of Birmingham Guild of Students towards minibus costs for their Saturday club for 9 children with special needs £ 2,000 England - West Midlands
Chetton and District Parish Hall towards a new central heating boiler £ 2,000 England - West Midlands
Staffordshire Adults Autistic Society towards ongoing costs £ 2,000 England - West Midlands
Broomfield Special School towards soft play and library equipment, part of plans to refurbish a double decker bus for use by SEN pupils £ 10,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
BD4 Community Trust towards new weekly sessions/activities designed to provide social interaction, cognitive development and physical activity for older people £ 5,500 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Joseph Trust towards the ongoing cost of providing vocational training and activities to young offenders and students not in mainstream education £ 5,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
High Park School towards RECREATION to provide opportunities for special needs pupils outside the school term £ 5,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Eastrington Village Hall Association towards an extension to the village hall £ 5,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Dearne Valley Personal Development Centre towards qualifications for learners, staff training and new equipment £ 5,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Clifton Primary School towards performing arts equipment  £ 5,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Barnsley Churches Drop-In Project towards core costs for this charity that provides support to the homeless, or someone with a drug or alcohol problem £ 5,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Activate Rawmarsh towards expanding to take over delivery of all activities for children, young people and families from the High Street Centre and delivering new additional activities for teenagers £ 5,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
5th Skipton (Parish Church) Group - Of Boy Scouts towards renovation of the scout hut £ 5,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Mexborough Miners' Welfare Institute & Recreation Ground to cover improvements to the playing fields and water proofing the changing room floor £ 4,500 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Spring Bank Community Association towards ongoing costs £ 4,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Friends of Portland Works to cover equipment costs to resource educational events and activities in a newly restored room £ 4,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Friends of Phoenix Special School towards stay and play sessions in 2018 £ 4,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Late Music Concerts towards a new one-day series of concerts and talk devoted to piano music in the 20th century £ 3,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
York LGBT Forum towards IT equipment £ 2,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Sheffield Caribbean Sports Club towards purchasing a motor roller £ 2,000 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
393 Club to cover refurbishing the kitchen £ 1,800 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
91st Bradford Rainbows towards repairs to the room used by the Rainbow Group at Thornbury Methodist Church £ 1,750 England - Yorkshire and Humberside
Portglenone Enterprise Group towards the restoration of the former Northern Bank Building for use as a community facility £ 10,000 Northern Ireland
Milford Buildings Preservation Trust to cover the conservation of three portraits and contribute to other costs £ 7,500 Northern Ireland
Ballymena Family & Addicts Support Group towards developing work in recovery and arts £ 6,500 Northern Ireland
Cashel Community Association towards completing the refurbishment of the community centre £ 5,000 Northern Ireland
Bleary Farmer Hall Management Committee towards internal refurbishment works £ 5,000 Northern Ireland
Shopmobility Enniskillen towards ongoing costs in year end March 2018 £ 5,000 Northern Ireland
Youthlife Ltd towards the shortfall in funding for providing bereavement and loss support for young people aged 5-25 in the year end March 2019 £ 5,000 Northern Ireland
Home Start Omagh District towards core costs of offering support to young vulnerable families in 2017 and 2018 £ 5,000 Northern Ireland
Feeny Community Association Limited towards core costs in the year end March 2019 £ 5,000 Northern Ireland
Larne Foodbank towards creating a new entrance to the food bank £ 4,000 Northern Ireland
1st & 2nd Downpatrick Group Scouting Ireland towards camping equipment £ 3,500 Northern Ireland
Magilligan Community Playgroup towards salary costs £ 3,000 Northern Ireland
Larne Community Development Project towards annual rent for the community resource facility £ 3,000 Northern Ireland
Foyle Deaf Association towards ongoing costs £ 2,000 Northern Ireland
Millburn Community Association towards arts and crafts sessions for older people in the community £ 1,600 Northern Ireland
ME Support Northern Ireland to produce a booklet, providing information and advice to people with ME and others £ 1,500 Northern Ireland
Leadhills Heritage Trust towards digitising The Mining Journals and Bargain Books £ 7,500 Scotland
Street Connect towards core costs of supporting disadvantaged and marginalised people in Glasgow £ 5,000 Scotland
Rowlands (Selkirk) towards the Specialist Worker and Development Worker £ 5,000 Scotland
St Andrews Voices towards attracting new audiences to the festival in 2018 £ 5,000 Scotland
Rosehearty Community Boat Club towards building a new clubhouse £ 5,000 Scotland
Port William Community Development Trust towards purchasing outdoor gym equipment as part of a wider project to extend the youth centre £ 5,000 Scotland
Playbusters towards a programme of youth and community activities  £ 5,000 Scotland
Nevis Community Radio towards the new Nevis Radio DJ Academy training programme for young people £ 5,000 Scotland
Johnstone Castle Learning Centre towards staffing costs for one year £ 5,000 Scotland
Kyle of Sutherland Hub Ltd towards core costs of this community facility £ 5,000 Scotland
Girlguiding Dunkeld District towards building work to the hall £ 5,000 Scotland
Blood Bikes Scotland EVS towards a new specially adapted motorbike to provide a free urgent courier service to hospitals in Lothian and the Borders £ 5,000 Scotland
Back Football and Recreation Club towards core costs and the p/t development worker £ 5,000 Scotland
Achievement Bute towards core costs of providing arts activities for children with disabilities £ 5,000 Scotland
Above Adventure towards core costs of this charity which provides climbing and bouldering opportunities to disabled and disadvantaged children and young people in Kilmarnock £ 5,000 Scotland
Killin Dramatic Club towards new theatrical LED lights and lighting control desk £ 4,000 Scotland
Dumfries and Galloway Hard of Hearing Group towards core costs £ 4,000 Scotland
Cranhill Parish Church towards audio visual equipment to use for film screenings, reminiscence and other community work £ 4,000 Scotland
Levenmouth Foodbank Community Support Project towards staff costs £ 3,000 Scotland
33rd Ayrshire Scout Group towards repairing the roof £ 3,000 Scotland
Toryglen After School Service Ltd towards computers and software for children with disabilities £ 2,000 Scotland
Outpost Highlands towards core costs of providing support to armed forces Veterans and their families £ 2,000 Scotland
EPIC East Ayrshire Pipe Band Academy towards setting up new bagpipe lessons for up to 128 students in the Doon Valley and Cumnock areas £ 2,000 Scotland
Kennoway Community Shed towards materials and equipment for courses £ 2,000 Scotland
Deeside Caledonia Pipe Band towards new drums £ 1,100 Scotland
Glasgow Eagles Sports Club towards ongoing costs £ 1,000 Scotland
Cumbernauld Audio News to cover annual running costs  £ 1,000 Scotland
Welsh Chamber Orchestra Ltd towards A Voice for Wales in Europe, touring orchestral programmes across Wales £ 6,000 Wales
Llantrisant Guildhall towards the refurbishment of the guildhall £ 5,000 Wales
Llanybydder Family Centre towards salaries and rent in the yearend March 2019 £ 5,000 Wales
Felinfoel Family Centre towards core costs £ 5,000 Wales
Betws Family Centre towards core costs £ 5,000 Wales
Carmarthen Youth Project towards core costs of running the community centre and services for young people £ 5,000 Wales
Abergorki Community Hall towards renewing the community hall's toilets and some external building works £ 5,000 Wales
Morfa Family Centre towards core costs of offering parenting support £ 3,000 Wales
Llandysul Family Centre towards salaries and a weekly lunch club £ 3,000 Wales
Hope Trust Cardiff CIO towards core costs of operating the community centre £ 3,000 Wales
Cowbridge Music Festival to cover the new Festival Fringe event as part of the main Cowbridge Festival in September 2018 £ 2,500 Wales
St Jerome's Church towards a storage space in the graveyard £ 2,500 Wales
Canolfan Dewi Sant towards lighting, projection and public address facilities  £ 2,500 Wales
Rectorial Benefice of Cowbridge Parochial Church Council towards replacing the floor at Llanbethian Church Hall £ 2,000 Wales
Cwm Gwyddon Explorer Scout Unit towards purchasing climbing equipment £ 1,800 Wales
Gwyl Beaumaris Festival to cover piano hire and tuning during the 2018 festival £ 1,800 Wales
Total: 219 items £ 877,690