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									                                                                                YORKS AND HUMBER AWARDS FOR ALL
                                                                                                                        JANUARY 2012 AWARDS
                                                                                                                                  Number of Grants: 32
                                                                                                                               Total Awarded

            Project                         Location   Project Summary

Cherry Dale Primary School        Barnsley             This is a project by a primary school in Barnsley. The group will use funding to
                                                       establish a sport and arts club and a music and dance club culminating in a
                                                       concert for families. This will provide new extra-curricular activities to facilitate
                                                       self expression, encourage personal growth and enhance self-esteem.


Wombwell Park Street Primary      Barnsley             This is a project by a primary school in Barnsley. The organisation will use the
School                                                 funding to install an activity trail designed to provide children and young people
                                                       with stimulating play facilities on school grounds. This will provide pupils, local
                                                       community groups and the wider community with a safe and stimulating
                                                       resource for positive outdoor play.
Bradford Chamber of Commerce Bradford                  This is project by a company limited by guarantee in Bradford. The organisation
& Industry                                             will use the funding to expand their tool store for use by community groups. This
                                                       will increase the number of community projects that the organisation can
                                                       support and enable more volunteers to participate.

Sedbergh School Bradford Boys     Bradford             This is a project by a charitable organisation in Bradford. The group will use
Club                                                   funding to run social and recreational activities for local residents over 50, to
                                                       reduce social isolation. This will provide a community support social network for
                                                       older residents.
British Asian Rugby Association   Bradford             This is a project by a voluntary group in Bradford. The group will use funding to
(BARA)                                                 organise an assertiveness and employment skills training course and a residential
                                                       trip for disadvantaged young people from a range of cultural backgrounds. This
                                                       will engage local young people in positive team building activities aimed at
                                                       encouraging cultural cohesion and mutual respect and developing self-
                                                       assertiveness and confidence with particular reference to job seeking skills.

Clayton Village Primary School    Bradford             This is a project by a primary school in Bradford. The organisation will use funding
                                                       to deliver family activity sessions outside school hours with activities such as
                                                       zumba, archery, aromatherapy, cookery and basic hairdressing. This will provide
                                                       pupils and their families from all local primary schools with fun activties to
                                                       promote skills development and community cohesion.

St Matthew's C of E Primary       Bradford             This is a project by a school in Bradford. The group will use funding to run a series
School and Nursery                                     of activities, including keep fit, CV writing and aromatherapy, aimed at pupils and
                                                       the school community. This will assist in tackling issues, including obesity, stress
                                                       and unemployment, which are evident within the community.

Skipton Extended Learning For     Bradford             This is a project by a registered charity in Skipton. The organisation will use
All                                                    funding to run a programme of holiday activities for youngsters aged 11-14, to
                                                       include team building activities, games, music workshops and drama. This will
                                                       provide school holiday activities for rurally isolated and socially disadvantaged
                                                       young people.
Fresh Fields Enterprises Ltd      Burnley              This is a project by a registered charity and company in Lancashire. The group will
                                                       use the funding to recruit and train new volunteers to work with young people
                                                       with learning difficulties. This will enable the group to expand its service and
                                                       provide additional training and development to new members.

Tinderwood Trust                  Calderdale           This is a project by a registered charity in West Yorkshire. The organisation will
                                                       use the funding to deliver outdoor activities such as den building, bug hunting
                                                       and environmental art for young children, families and schools in areas of local
                                                       woodland.
Sowood Pre-School And Toddler Calderdale               This is a project by a registered charity based in Yorskshire. They will use the
Group                                                  funding to purchase IT equipment for use by children attending the nursery. This
                                                       will help children learn IT skills before starting primary school.
Heptonstall Allotment Garden     Calderdale                This is a project by a community organisation in Heptonstall, West Yorkshire. The
Society                                                    organisation will use the funding to purchase land on which the allotments are
                                                           based. This will secure the allotments as a community facility and provide
                                                           additional allotment spaces in the area.
Waverley Community Centre        Doncaster                 This is a project by a voluntary organisation in Burnley. The group will use funding
                                                           to install a new floor at the community centre to address health and safety issues
                                                           to encourage more people to attend existing activities and make the venue more
                                                           attractive for the wider community to hire.
Doncaster Book Awards Ltd        Doncaster                 This is a project by a new company limited by guarantee in Doncaster. The group
                                                           will use the funding to run a programme of literacy workshops, events and trips
                                                           with an Olympic theme for school aged children, including reading events in
                                                           sports stadiums and talks by authors of sports-related books to improve reading
                                                           and literacy.
Meanwood Church of England       Leeds                     This is a project by a primary school in Leeds. The organisation will use funding to
Primary School                                             create an outdoor wildlife and play area for pupils and the wider community. This
                                                           will an accessible outdoor space for play and learning.

Moor Allerton Hall Primary       Leeds                     This is a project by a primary school in Leeds. The group will use funding to run a
School                                                     programme of after school and holiday activity clubs for pupils and children from
                                                           other local schools, to include street dance, martial arts, crime solving workshops,
                                                           DJ skills, Bollywood dancing and boxercise. This will provide positive, physically
                                                           challenging, out of school activities for local children a diverse range of cultural
                                                           backgrounds.
Radio Poplar                     Leeds                     This is a project by a registered charity in Leeds, West Yorkshire. The organisation
                                                           will use the funding to introduce a new broadcast of exercise guidance and
                                                           routines to older people in their own homes. This will increase the health and
                                                           wellbeing of listeners by engaging people in exercise who would not otherwise
                                                           attend classes.
Lady Pit Lane Model Allotments   Leeds                     This is a project by a community group based in Leeds. They will use the funding
Association                                                to run a gardening and food project for people with learning difficulties. This will
                                                           provide positive activities for beneficiaries, helping to increase confidence and
                                                           social skills.
Kushy Dil (Happy Heart)          Leeds                     This is a project by a voluntary group in Leeds. The group will use funding to run
Women's group                                              healthy eating and wellbeing sessions for women from the Bangladeshi
                                                           community and their families who are isolated. This will be addressed by
                                                           providing social and recreational activities and outings for the women and their
                                                           families, including zumba, healthy cooking, ice skating and family day outs.

Lineham Farm Childrens' Centre   Leeds                     This is a project by a registered charity in Leeds. The organisation will use funding
                                                           to purchase equipment to make the group's climbing wall accessible for children
                                                           with disabilities. This will enable the group to offer inclusive climbing and
                                                           abseiling activities to children and young people of all abilities.

Leeds Community Healthcare       Leeds                     This is a project by a health body in Leeds. The group will use funding to run an
NHS Trust                                                  awareness raising balloon race event for children with speech, language and
                                                           communication difficulties and develop publicity and informational materials. The
                                                           winner of the balloon race will also win a tablet computer for their school,
                                                           nursery or children's centre with appropriate communications applications.

Coomb Briggs Primary School      North East Lincolnshire   This is a project by a school in North East Lincolnshire. The organisation will use
                                                           the funding to purchase a Yurt in order to be used as an additional classroom for
                                                           learning for the benefit of children and families in the community.

Cleethorpes Camera Club          North East Lincolnshire   This is a project by a community organisation in Cleethorpes. The group will use
                                                           funding to improve its premises with new flooring and a disabled toilet and
                                                           access so groups can continue to use the facility.
Madani Youth Organisation        North Lincolnshire        This is a project by a voluntary group in North Lincolnshire. The group will use
                                                           funding to deliver a range of employability training courses for young people who
                                                           are long-term unemployed and lacking skills and confidence. This will engage long-
                                                           term unemployed people in learning, and provide them with employability skills,
                                                           increasing their chances of employment, volunteering or further learning.
Carlton Education and Enterprise North Lincolnshire   This is a project by a company limited by guarantee in North Lincolnshire. The
Limited                                               group will use the funding to work with parents by creating volunteering
                                                      opportunities to learn about project management, customer care, managing
                                                      money and health and safety. This will then lead to the development of a
                                                      business set up to arrange Pop Star Children's parties offering employment and
                                                      training opportunities.
Fountains Church of England       North Yorkshire     This is a project by a school in North Yorkshire. The group will use funding to
Primary School                                        provide an all weather surface for the activity area within the school. This will
                                                      ensure the outdoor play area is accessible in all weathers to both pupils and the
                                                      local community.
Aughton Primary School            Rotherham           This is a project by a school in Sheffield. The organisation will use funding to
                                                      provide various activities for families including den builing, archery and pond
                                                      dipping to take place during and after school and in the summer holidays. This
                                                      will provide access to activities not usually available to families.

R B R B Association               Scarborough         This is a project by a charity in Leeds. The group will use funding to install and
                                                      implement a new communication system to support the emergency rescue and
                                                      training services of the lifeboat organisation. This will enable the group to
                                                      increase community involvement by taking on new volunteers and providing an
                                                      up to date and efficient rescue service.
Selby High School Specialist      Selby               This is a project by a school in Selby, North Yorkshire. The group will use funding
School for the Arts and Science                       to run a series of outdoor gaming activities, based on science, English, maths,
                                                      sports and arts, for pupils from 15 primary schools and their families. This will
                                                      encourage parent and child bonding and provide positive outdoor activities for
                                                      children, distracting them from computer games and encourage outdoor play.

Totley Primary School             Sheffield           This is a project by a primary school in Sheffield. The group will use funding to an
                                                      outdoor shelter and access path for school and community use. This will enable
                                                      the group to conduct activities including outdoor learning and the school summer
                                                      fayre and provide a suitable outdoor space for community groups.

SPICE - Supporting Parents &      Sheffield           This is a project by a group in Sheffield. The group will use funding to purchase IT
Inclusive Communities for                             equipment, develop a website and produce marketing materials. This will
Everyone Limited                                      establish the group to provide recreational and social activities for young people
                                                      with disabilities in their local community.
The Shed                          Wakefield           This is a project by a community group in Wakefield. The group will use the
                                                      funding to provide an internet radio station for young people. This will encourage
                                                      children to engage with the local community and each other and take part in new
                                                      activities.
  AWARDS FOR ALL
ANUARY 2012 AWARDS
     Number of Grants: 32
  Total Awarded: £267,361

             Amount Awarded

                            £6,840




                        £10,000




                            £6,790




                            £7,000




                            £9,920




                            £9,740




                            £7,880




                        £10,000




                        £10,000




                        £10,000




                            £9,281
 £3,000




 £7,194




 £9,975




 £9,310




 £9,904




 £6,825




 £8,890




 £9,128




 £1,500




  £774




£10,000




£10,000



 £8,137
£10,000




 £9,750




 £8,844




 £7,539




 £9,900




 £9,782




£10,000




 £9,458

								
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