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					                                                                                                                        LONDON AWARDS FOR ALL
                                                                                                                                             JUNE 2012 AWARDS
                                                                                                                                               Number of Grants: 7
                                                                                                                                            Total Awarded: £626,87

Project                                      Location               Project Summary
London Youth Active Association              Barking and Dagenham   This is a project by a community organisation in Essex. The group will use the
                                                                    funding to provide educational workshops, training and mentoring for young
                                                                    people who are educationally disadvantaged. This will improve their chances of
                                                                    gaining employment.
Refugee and Asylum Seeker Community          Barking and Dagenham   This is a project by a community group in Barking and Dagenham. The group will
Project (R.A.C.P)                                                   use the funding to train young people in documentary production techniques as
                                                                    they interview older people to create a documentary. This will provide the
                                                                    beneficiaries with new skills and a greater understanding of older people, reducing
                                                                    inter-generational disharmony.
Young African Association                    Barking and Dagenham   This is a project by a community group in Barking and Dagenham. The group will
                                                                    use the funding to deliver leadership skills building activities for young people from
                                                                    BME backgrounds. This will empower the beneficiaries to develop skills to combat
                                                                    social tension leading to improved community cohesion.

Translating And Interpreting Service         Barking and Dagenham   This is a project by a charity in Barking and Dagenham. The charity will use the
                                                                    funding to upgrade their IT system which is old and secure quality assurance
                                                                    accreditation to improve in-house training. This will improve the capacity of the
                                                                    group to facilitate high-level professional training and presentations.

Torat Emet Primary School - Parent           Barnet                 This is a project by a charity in Barnet. The group will use the funding to run a
Teacher Association (TEPS PTA)                                      Sunday homework club. This will enable beneficiaries to increase their literacy,
                                                                    numeracy and humanities skills to help with their educational attainments.

Brent Mencap                                 Brent                  This is a project by a charity in Brent. The group will use the funding to provide
                                                                    workshops and visits for people with learning disabilities to learn about current
                                                                    affairs and celebrate the Queen's Diamond Jubilee. This will reduce the isolation
                                                                    the beneficiaries' experience by enabling them to learn about and feel a part of
                                                                    society.
Brent Mind (Association for Mental Health)   Brent                  This is a project by a charity in Brent. The group will use the funding to recruit and
                                                                    train community health activists from a range of minority groups. This will provide
                                                                    health information to hard to reach communities in a sensitive manner.

Mottingham Primary School                    Bromley                This is a project by a school in Bromley. The school will use the funding to provide
                                                                    extracurricular sessions for pupils using the development of a game as a vehicle,
                                                                    and sessions for parents to discuss how they can help their children, culminating
                                                                    in a joint session. This will enable the child beneficiaries to explore their
                                                                    aspirations and identity any obstacles to their development and the adult
                                                                    beneficiaries to understand their child's needs and provide appropriate support.

Harris Hospiscare                            Bromley                This is a project by a community organisation in Bromley. The group will use the
                                                                    funding to purchase syringe drivers for vulnerable patients. This will enhance
                                                                    beneficiaries' lives by providing accurate devices which will also decrease the pain
                                                                    felt by them at a very difficult time.
Hook Farm Allotment Association              Bromley                This is a project by a community organisation in Bromley. The group will use the
                                                                    funding to install a water system, chicken house and gazebo at their community
                                                                    allotment. This will improve the facilities to increase sustainability and energy
                                                                    efficiency and will enable the run group environmental awareness sessions.

St Paul's Church of England Primary          Camden                 This is a project by a primary school in Camden. The school will use the funding to
School                                                              run educational and play opportunities during the summer holiday for children.
                                                                    This will increase the school's capacity to enable beneficiaries to participate in
                                                                    social activities to improve their personal development and reduce isolation.

Joseph Media Ltd                             Croydon                This is a project by a community organisation in Croydon. The group will use the
                                                                    funding to run digital technology workshops for voluntary organisations and people
                                                                    on low or no income. This will increase beneficiaries IT skills, including website
                                                                    design and social media to increase their confidence for future career
                                                                    opportunities and support organisations.
Harris Academy Purley                        Croydon                This is a project by an academy in Croydon. The group will use the funding to
                                                                    install a peace garden for the community. This will enable volunteers and a
                                                                    professional artist to improve the outdoor environment, which is currently in
                                                                    disrepair, to create an area for reflection and to foster community cohesion.

French-African Welfare Association           Croydon                This is a project by a charity in Lambeth, also serving beneficiaries in Croydon,
                                                                    Kensington and Chelsea, Hammersmith. The group will use the funding to run
                                                                    intervention workshops on mental health issues for BME people with mental health
                                                                    difficulties. This will enable beneficiaries to share information and be more
                                                                    informed about symptoms and mainstream services.
Lightup Foundation Limited       Croydon, Haringey,       This is a project by a charity in Croydon. The group will use the funding to train
                                 Newham                   young people to produce documentaries which they will show at the youth
                                                          discussion forums they will host. This will provide the young people with a voice in
                                                          their community, an opportunity to show the good work they do and to overturn
                                                          negative stereotypes.
South West London Law Centres    Croydon, Kingston upon   This is a project by a charity in Wandsworth, serving South West London. The
                                 Thames, Merton,          group will use the funding to install a new telephone system across their five
                                 Richmond upon Thames,    offices and update their website to provide information on their legal advice
                                 Sutton, Wandsworth       services. This will build the capacity of the group to offer legal advice to an
                                                          increased range of beneficiaries.
Somali Youth Union in UK         Ealing                   This is a project by a charity in Ealing. The group will use the funding to deliver life
                                                          skills and employability training for young unemployed BME people. This will
                                                          improve their personal, language and job search skills and provide opportunities
                                                          for employment.
Creative Futures (UK) Limited    Ealing                   This is a project by a charity in Westminster, serving beneficiaries in Ealing. The
                                                          group will use the funding to run arts activities for people with mental health
                                                          problems. This will provide the beneficiaries with activities to increase their
                                                          community engagement to reduce social exclusion and isolation.
Women Club 46 - Enfield          Enfield                  This is a project by a community organisation in Enfield. The group will use the
                                                          funding to run a series of parenting skills workshops for the BME community,
                                                          focussing particularly on the risks associated with binge drinking and substance
                                                          abuse. This will provide guidance and information for the beneficiaries to be more
                                                          effective parents.
Cherry Orchard Primary School    Greenwich                This is a project by a primary school in Greenwich. The school will use the funding
                                                          to run an after school club exploring social and emotional life issues for pupils.
                                                          This will enable beneficiaries to explore issues of trust and learn about empathy
                                                          and how to engage with others through visual aids, helping to combat anti-social
                                                          behaviour.
Storkway Toy Library             Greenwich                This is a project by a community organisation in Greenwich. The group will use the
                                                          funding to run innovative play sessions for young children and their mothers and a
                                                          confidence building course for parents. This will enable beneficiaries to increase
                                                          their motor skills, co-ordination and balance and improve their physical wellbeing.
                                                          Parents will increase their confidence and communication skills to help with future
                                                          volunteering and employment prospects.

Thorntree Primary School         Greenwich                This is a project by a primary school in Greenwich. The group will use the funding
                                                          to run an after school expressive play workshop programme for early years
                                                          foundation stage children. This will help improve the communication and language
                                                          skills and increase confidence and self belief.
Change A Life Limited            Greenwich                This is a project by a community organisation in Greenwich. The group will use the
                                                          funding to run an information, support and advice service for BME people and
                                                          families affected by HIV. This will enable beneficiaries to access emotional and
                                                          practical support to discuss their issues and be signposted to other statutory and
                                                          voluntary services whilst the group raise awareness of HIV.

Access all Areas                 Hackney                  This is a project by a charity in Hackney. The group will use the funding to run film
                                                          making and theatre workshops to explore the area's shared identity, culminating in
                                                          a performance, for adults with learning disabilities and young and older people.
                                                          This will enable beneficiaries to participate in social, creative and inter-
                                                          generational activities to help increase community cohesion and tackle social
                                                          isolation.
Club 106 Community Project       Hackney                  This is a project by a charity in Hackney. The group will use the funding to
                                                          purchase video and IT equipment to run an internet TV channel and e-learning
                                                          media courses for young adults. This will enable beneficiaries to learn TV
                                                          production and presenting to produce short films and programmes that address
                                                          community issues and help reduce anti-social and criminal behaviour.

Congolese Lisanga (Tosungana)    Hackney                  This is a project by a community organisation in Hackney. The group will use the
                                                          funding to develop a bilingual website with essential information for people from
                                                          French speaking Congolese communities whose use of English is a second
                                                          language. This will provide an online facility to promote services for beneficiary
                                                          communities.
Ekiti Parapo                     Hackney                  This is a project by a charity in Hackney. The group will use the funding to provide
                                                          job search support and skills training and workshops for unemployed people from
                                                          disadvantaged backgrounds. This will enable the beneficiaries to develop their job
                                                          search skills with support and provide opportunities for employment.

Hospital and Prison Ministries   Hackney                  This is a project by a charity in Hackney. The group will use the funding to provide
                                                          a Prostate Cancer awareness programme for men from BME backgrounds and
                                                          their families. This will provide beneficiaries with access to information to and
                                                          counselling, if needed to help raise awareness of the disease and tackle health
                                                          inequalities.
AUC UK                           Hackney                  This is a project by a charity in Enfield. The group will use the funding to deliver
                                                          traditional African tales and stories to people from different communities. This will
                                                          enable beneficiaries to understand their background and cultures and encourage
                                                          them to participate in community activities.
St John the Baptist Church               Hackney                This is a project by a charity in Hackney. The group will use the funding to
                                                                undertake a community audit questionnaire on the personal and family
                                                                backgrounds, aspirations and difficulties of people from various ethnic and faith
                                                                backgrounds living in the Hoxteth Parish. This will provide the church with
                                                                information to develop a range of beneficial projects to the wider community,
                                                                whatever their beliefs.
Fulham Primary School                    Hammersmith and Fulham This is a project by a primary school in Hammersmith and Fulham. The school will
                                                                use the funding to create a growing garden through collaborative workshops
                                                                between professional designer, artists and gardeners and pupils, their parents and
                                                                the wider community.
Downhills Primary School                 Haringey               This is a project by a school in Tottenham. The school will use the funding to train
                                                                key personnel and deliver workshops on health and fitness for children and their
                                                                parents. This will enable beneficiaries to improve their lifestyle and well-being.

Grassroots Academy                       Haringey                   This is a project by a community organisation in Brent, serving beneficiaries
                                                                    across four London Boroughs. The group will use the funding to run mentoring
                                                                    and leadership workshops and activities for socially excluded young people. This
                                                                    will enable beneficiaries to access support and guidance to increase their
                                                                    leadership and life skills to help with future employment and educational
                                                                    opportunities.
Harrow Citizens Advice Bureaux Service   Harrow                     This is a project by a charity in Harrow. The group will use the funding to provide
Limited                                                             in-house training on the range of new proposed welfare benefit entitlements and
                                                                    pensions for volunteering staff. This will enable beneficiaries to have a greater
                                                                    knowledge of new changes in entitlements to effectively provide clients with
                                                                    information and advice.
Harold Wood War Memorial Institute       Havering                   This is a project by a charity in Havering. The group will use the funding to install
                                                                    cladding and insulation within its hall. This will improve the environment of the hall
                                                                    for community groups that access the facility and the energy efficiency of the
                                                                    building.
Normandy Veterans Association West       Hillingdon                 This is a project by a community organisation in Hillingdon. The group will use the
Middlesex Branch                                                    funding to undertake a visit for veterans, carers and cadets to HMS Belfast for the
                                                                    anniversary of the Normandy Beach Landings. This will enable serving and ex-
                                                                    serving military personnel to commemorate their involvement in past conflicts
                                                                    alongside members of the wider community and foster inter-generational
                                                                    relationships.
Hillingdon Shopmobility                  Hillingdon                 This is a project by a community organisation in Hillingdon. The group will use the
                                                                    funding to replace their mobility scooters which are often breaking due to their age
                                                                    and excessive use. This will enable beneficiaries with mobility issues to access
                                                                    the town centre and will reduce feelings of isolation.

Harlington Hospice Association Limited   Hillingdon                 This is a project by a charity in Hillingdon. The group will use the funding to run
                                                                    symptom management training for staff and volunteers to be able to run courses
                                                                    for people with chronic illnesses. This will increase beneficiaries care and teaching
                                                                    skills, through accreditation, to educate patients to use problem solving techniques
                                                                    to write a self-care plan.
Hilldrop Community Centre                Islington                  This is a project by a community group in Islington. The group will use the funding
                                                                    to provide outdoor trips to natural areas and a series of workshops on the
                                                                    environment, gardening, healthy eating and poetry for young children and their
                                                                    parents. This will enable the beneficiaries to experience and learn more about the
                                                                    natural environment, improve the local urban environment and increase their
                                                                    levels of activity.
Leander (Kingston) Sea Scout Group       Kingston upon Thames       This is a project by a charity in Kingston upon Thames. The group will use the
                                                                    funding to replace roof lights at their building. This will create a safe energy
                                                                    efficient facility and avoid increased subscription rates for community groups.

Allen Edwards Primary School             Lambeth                    This is a project by a primary school in Lambeth. The school will use the funding to
                                                                    develop an after-school community garden club and forest school for pupils. This
                                                                    will provide a learning facility, focusing on children's social and emotional
                                                                    development and enable them to better understand and respect the natural
                                                                    environment.
The Friends of Kennington Park           Lambeth                    This is a project by a community organisation in Lambeth. The group will use the
                                                                    funding to hold a tenth anniversary event, involving local schools and voluntary
                                                                    groups for the community. This will increase awareness of the group and its work
                                                                    in maintaining the local park and highlight available volunteering opportunities.

Lambeth Accord                           Lambeth                    This is a project by a charity in Lambeth. The group will use the funding to carry
                                                                    out a social audit. This will help evidence and strengthen the effectiveness and
                                                                    value of the groups management and structure.
Advanced Repairs Training Academy        Lambeth                    This is a project by a community group in Lambeth, The group will use the funding
                                                                    to deliver home appliance repair skills training for young people who are NEET.
                                                                    This will enable beneficiaries to develop skills in appliance repair and problem
                                                                    solving to help with future employment prospects.
SE1 United Limited                       Lambeth                    This is a project by a charity in Lambeth. The group will use the funding to improve
                                                                    communications on social internet sites by providing social media training, a new
                                                                    website and rebrand the organisation for young people from BME backgrounds.
                                                                    This will raise awareness and promote positive images of young people in the
                                                                    media to reduce the community's perception of negative stereotypes.
Oak Square Residents' Association      Lambeth                This is a project by a community organisation in Lambeth. The group will use the
                                                              funding to run a gardening project for families with limited access to green space.
                                                              This will improve the urban environment and encourage the beneficiaries to take
                                                              pride in their estate.
Heathbrook Primary School              Lambeth                This is a project by a school in Lambeth. The group will use the funding to develop
                                                              garden and green spaces in their grounds and run extra-curricular activities in
                                                              these new spaces. This will improve the urban environment and encourage the
                                                              pupils to engage with the natural environment.
Spark Development                      Lewisham               This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Lewisham. The group will use the
                                                              funding to run a series of positive behaviour workshops for young people from
                                                              BME communities. This will reduce boredom and frustration which can lead to anti-
                                                              social behaviour.
Carers Lewisham                        Lewisham               This is a project by a charity in Lewisham. The group will use the funding to
                                                              provide support sessions for young carers. This will reduce the beneficiaries
                                                              isolation, provide information about services available to them, and provide age-
                                                              appropriate respite.
Smile 4 Me                             Lewisham               This is a project by a community organisation in London, serving beneficiaries in
                                                              Southwark, Lewisham and Lambeth. The group will use the funding to run social
                                                              and communication skills and small business advice training courses for teenage
                                                              parents. This will enable beneficiaries to increase their confidence and gain
                                                              accredited qualifications to help with future employment prospects.

Manor Park User Group                  Lewisham               This is a project by a community organisation in Lewisham. The group will use the
                                                              funding to install glass doors, to replace non-weather proof wooden doors, at their
                                                              community building. This will provide new weather proof facilities for educational
                                                              purposes and increase the use of the building for community groups.

Oak Lodge School                       London                 This is a project by a special school in Barnet. The school will use the funding to
                                                              install an outdoor exercise zone for pupils, staff, local charities and other school
                                                              providers. This will improve the outside facilities for beneficiaries to access
                                                              physical activities independently and out of school hours.

Cheam Lawn Tennis Club                 London                 This is a project by a community organisation in Sutton. The group will use the
                                                              funding to run cardiovascular tennis based activities for women. This will enable
                                                              beneficiaries to participate in movement and exercise to music sessions to help
                                                              improve their physical wellbeing.
Screen Deep                            London                 This is a project by a community group in Hackney. The group will use the funding
                                                              to create interactive walks to encourage local people to exercise and learn about
                                                              their community. This will increase the amount of exercise in which the
                                                              beneficiaries engage as well as improving their understanding and appreciation of
                                                              their community.
Commonside Community Development       Merton                 This is a project by a charity in Merton. The group will use the funding to install a
Trust                                                         server and networked PCs in their community centre building. This will improve
                                                              the capacity of the group by enabling their users, staff and volunteers access to
                                                              improved IT equipment to improve the effectiveness of the service they provide.

Bonny Downs Community Association      Newham                 This is a project by a community organisation in Newham. The group will use the
                                                              funding to provide a series of Olympic themed community events including sports,
                                                              cookery, games and a fun day. This will enable beneficiaries to participate in
                                                              social activities and will bring members of the community together.

Help 4 Ummah                           Newham                 This is a project by a community organisation in Newham. The group will use the
                                                              funding to provide life skills training for people from BME backgrounds who have
                                                              recently settled in the area. This will increase the beneficiaries' literacy,
                                                              communication and money management skills, as well as provide citizenship
                                                              advice to increase cultural integration and community participation.

NEWHAM LEARNING CENTRE                 Newham                 This is a project by a community organisation in Newham. The group will use the
                                                              funding to provide a series of workshops in citizenship and volunteering for
                                                              disadvantaged adults. This will develop beneficiaries' knowledge of the law and
                                                              democracy and will also encourage participation in voluntary work.


Redbridge Education & Social Welfare   Redbridge              This is a project by a charity in Redbridge. The group will use the funding to
Support Group                                                 undertake and disseminate research with local women on the topic of reducing
                                                              their children's involvement in gang, knife and gun crime. This will increase
                                                              community cohesion by enabling the beneficiaries and wider community to
                                                              understand and help reduce antisocial behaviour among young people.

The Sunshine project: Empowering       Redbridge              This is a project by a community organisation in Redbridge. The group will use the
Muslims Against Domestic Violence                             funding to provide therapeutic counselling to young Muslim women with
                                                              experience of domestic abuse. This will enable beneficiaries to address their
                                                              needs, develop their self-belief and opportunities and improve their safety.

Art and Soul                           Richmond upon Thames   This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Richmond upon Thames. The
                                                              group will use the funding to run creative art workshops for people living with
                                                              mental or emotional health. This will provide an opportunity to develop skills and
                                                              confidence and reduce social isolation.
Richmond upon Thames Arts Council        Richmond upon Thames   This is a project by a charity in Richmond. The group will use the funding to hold a
                                                                community event prior to the London 2012 Olympic festival, for young people. This
                                                                will improve cohesion by enabling beneficiaries to take part in a multicultural
                                                                community celebration with workshops, art activities and performances.

Kew and Ham Sports Association Limited   Richmond upon Thames   This is a project by a community organisation in Richmond upon Thames. The
                                                                group will use the funding to create an outside play facility for local residents with
                                                                young children. This will improve a community venue for more beneficiaries to
                                                                enjoy all year round.
Southwark Irish Pensioners Project       Southwark              This is a project by a charity in Southwark. The group will use the funding to
                                                                deliver a range of gentle exercise sessions, healthy eating and singing activities
                                                                for older people. This will improve the mental and physical health of beneficiaries,
                                                                enable them to make healthy choices and increase their independence.

Brayards Tenants and Residents           Southwark              This is a project by a community group in Peckham. The group will use the funding
Association                                                     to enable them to create a community garden through partnership with Trees for
                                                                Cities. This will include installing raised beds for vegetables, a wild life area, a fruit
                                                                orchard and seating with secure fencing to protect from vandalism. In addition to
                                                                improving the residential area the project will also enable the group to hold social
                                                                events to promote community cohesion.
Volunteer Centre Southwark               Southwark              This is a project by a group in Southwark. The group will use the funding to
                                                                increase volunteering opportunities. The project will provide a one-to-one drop in
                                                                support service to meet the increased demand at their new offices. They will also
                                                                establish an outreach programme in the surrounding areas to deliver training for
                                                                volunteers to increase their skills and confidence.
High Faith Ministries Trust              Tower Hamlets          This is a project by a charity in Tower Hamlets. The group will use the funding to
                                                                run an intergenerational programme, including activities and development plans,
                                                                for the community. This will engage the beneficiaries in positive activities to
                                                                promote community cohesion and reduce antisocial behaviour.

Barkantine Community Nursery             Tower Hamlets          This is a project by a charity in Tower Hamlets. The group will use the funding to
                                                                increase children's health and wellbeing by providing a series of yoga classes.
                                                                This will give the beneficiaries access to yoga taught through creative, interactive
                                                                stories which will improve their physical and mental health.

Toynbee Hall                             Tower Hamlets          This is a project by a charity in Tower Hamlets. The group will use the funding to
                                                                redesign their website to make it more accessible, appealing and functional for
                                                                their service users and staff. This will increase the group's capacity to provide
                                                                advice, information and support to beneficiaries living in this disadvantaged
                                                                borough.
Coppermill Recycled Teenagers            Waltham Forest         This is a project by a community organisation in Waltham Forest. The group will
                                                                use the funding to provide a range of health and well-being classes in Tai Chi and
                                                                yoga as well as social activities for older people who are isolated. This will reduce
                                                                social isolation and improve the physical health of participants.

Smart Home Management                    Wandsworth             This is a project by a community organisation in Wandsworth serving locations
                                                                England-wide. The group will use the funding to provide training and coaching for
                                                                mentors and to run home management workshops. This will increase the skills
                                                                and knowledge of both the mentors and the participants.

Wimbledon Park Co-operative Limited      Wandsworth             This is a project by a community organisation in Wandsworth. The group will use
                                                                the funding to host a Big Lunch to celebrate the Diamond Jubilee. This will bring
                                                                the community together to reduce isolation and increase social cohesion.

Kazzum Arts Project Ltd                  Wandsworth             This is a project by a community organisation in Tower Hamlets. The group will
                                                                use the funding to deliver gift making workshops to children who are inpatients at
                                                                St George's Hospital, Tooting, with patients from one ward passing gifts to children
                                                                in the next ward. This will enable the beneficiaries to reduce their isolation through
                                                                social activities and making new friends in neighbouring wards.
N AWARDS FOR ALL
  JUNE 2012 AWARDS
    Number of Grants: 73
 Total Awarded: £626,874

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