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2452 grants found

  • £10 – £7500000
  • 2006/07 – 2021/22


My Life My Say (MLMS)

Boosting democratic engagement for young people across the UK

  • Grant amount: £60,000.00 over 24 months
  • Fund: Youth Fund
  • Date awarded: 2018/19
  • Location: UK Wide

MLMS is a youth-led charity that aims to empower young people to participate in democracy. MLMS will expand the scope and nature of their democratic engagement activities by increasing Democracy Cafes, establishing a Common Futures Forum and developing a Social Inclusion Unit.


The Little Angel Theatre

Explore and Test: Puppet Power

Little Angel Theatre plans to explore and test an arts/puppetry based approach to helping schools deliver their strategic aims. Artist practitioners will work collaboratively with teachers in four Islington schools, using puppetry, visual arts, drama and performance to bring whole-school improvement goals alive for pupils and families.


YWCA Scotland

Young Women Lead Change - Campaigns and Digital Impact

  • Grant amount: £60,000.00 over 24 months
  • Fund: Youth Fund
  • Date awarded: 2018/19
  • Location: Scotland

YWCA Scotland – The Young Women’s Movement is a feminist organisation that creates transformational spaces to enable young women to lead personal, community and institutional change. YWCA runs safe spaces for young women aged 14 to 30 to participate in thematic activities of personal development, leadership, democracy and parliamentary system. This grant will support the organisation to strengthen the voice and influence of young women in Scotland to reduce gender inequality.

Arts at the Old Fire Station

Covid-19 Emergency Funding

  • Grant amount: £85,000.00 over 13 months
  • Fund: Other Grants
  • Date awarded: 2020/21
  • Location: South East

Arts at the Old Fire Station in Oxford is an arts centre that combines high quality art for the public and professional development of artists with building confidence and skills of those experiencing homelessness – offering a new kind of inclusive public space. This grant provides support to aid the organisation in dealing with the challenges posed by Covid-19.

Attenborough Arts Centre

More and Better: SENsory Atelier

  • Grant amount: £300,000.00 over 48 months
  • Fund: Arts-based Learning Fund
  • Date awarded: 2019/20
  • Location: East Midlands

Attenborough Arts Centre will develop its SENsory Atelier approach, which involves child-led multi-sensory practice and Reggio Emilia principles, in nine SEND schools in Leicester. This four-year project will support arts practitioners to work collaboratively with teaching staff. Pupils aged 4-19 will learn through several different art forms, working with artists both in school and at the Centre.

Bristol Music Trust

More and Better: Transforming Bristol Music Trust's Offer

Bristol Music Trust develops the programme of music and events at Colston Hall, and works to support young people through music education activities in Bristol and the South West. As part of a major strategic redevelopment, Bristol Music Trust will expand the organisation’s informal learning offer to co-create long-term participatory and performance programmes with a range of communities in the city who experience least access to the arts.

Cast (Doncaster Performance Venue Ltd)

Explore and Test: Social Seats

Working in Doncaster, this project will explore the complex barriers which prevent people from accessing Cast’s arts programme and will test ways to overcome these obstacles.

Circles South West

Young people's circles of support and accountability

  • Grant amount: £60,000.00 over 24 months months
  • Fund: Youth Fund
  • Date awarded: 2018/19
  • Location: South West

Circles South West works with local communities to prevent sexual abuse by providing support and accountability in the South West. This grant will enable the organisation to expand services across the region, develop a trading arm and provide training and consultancy to other organisations.

FORWARD

Covid-19 Emergency Funding

  • Grant amount: £10,000.00 over 3 months
  • Fund: Other Grants
  • Date awarded: 2020/21
  • Location: London, Multi-region, North East, South West

Forward is an African women-led, UK-based women’s rights organisation that safeguards women and girls who face multiple disadvantages. This grant provides support to aid the organisation in dealing with the challenges posed by Covid-19.

Free Radical Beatfreeks Collective

Internal capacity building to support programme expansion

  • Grant amount: £60,000.00 over 24 months
  • Fund: Youth Fund
  • Date awarded: 2018/19
  • Location: West Midlands

Free Radical is a youth-led company in Birmingham that supports young people to develop skills, confidence and networks through creative activities and events. This grant will support the senior team to ensure that governance and infrastructure keeps up with increased levels of delivery during a period of significant organisational growth.