Work we've funded

1668 grants found

  • £10 – £4927500
  • 2006/07 – 2018/19

42nd Street

  • Grant amount: £135,679 over 36 months
  • Fund: Social Justice Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2007/08
  • Location: North West

3year pilot – accredited arts based project that engages with minoritised young people under with a focus on social engagment and inclusion

5Rights Foundation

Support for the establishment of the 5Rights Foundation

  • Grant amount: £175,000 over 12 months months
  • Fund: Other Grants
  • Date awarded: 2018/19
  • Location: UK Wide

This grant will fund the set-up and establishment of the 5Rights Foundation, supporting children’s rights in the digital environment. The grant will contribute to the Director’s salary for the first two years and the creation of a 5Rights Children’s Commission.

A New Direction

More and Better: My Creative School

  • Grant amount: £300,000 over 32 months
  • Fund: Arts-based Learning Fund
  • Date awarded: 2015/16
  • Location: London, Multi-region, South East

A New Direction is London’s leader in cultural education; connecting children, young people and education with the best of arts and culture. My Creative School offers a new model for relationships between arts organisations and schools. Facilitated and supported by A New Direction and Arts Council Bridge Organisation, this project will see schools choose to work with arts organisations based on how those organisations respond to priority areas identified in School Improvement Plans (SIPs). The focus of activity will be using the arts to teach non-arts subjects in primary schools across three outer London boroughs and various locations within Kent.


Building sustainable income streams to help gang-affected young women

  • Grant amount: £60,000 over 24 months
  • Fund: Youth Fund
  • Date awarded: 2017/18
  • Location: London

Based in Islington, Abianda works with gang-affected young women and the professionals who support them. This grant will fund a Training and Participation Officer to grow the organisation’s income generating training arm. This would allow the Director to focus on scaling delivery and developing strategic partnerships.

ABLE Partnership

  • Grant amount: £60,782 over 24 months
  • Fund: Education Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2007/08
  • Location: Yorkshire & Humber

An Outdoor Learning Coordinator to develop, expand and gain accreditation for activities for young people taking place at the ABLE project.

Academy FM Folkestone

  • Grant amount: £40,631 over 36 months
  • Fund: Education Open Grants: Speaking & Listening Skills
  • Date awarded: 2012/13
  • Location: South East

105.9 Academy FM Folkestone Motiv8 is a work training programme for 16-19 year old NEETs to develop their speaking and listening skills and to improve employability skills and attitude to work through presenting on the radio.

Access Hospitality

Access Hospitality Programme

  • Grant amount: £10,320 over 12 months
  • Fund: Ideas and Pioneers Fund
  • Date awarded: 2018/19
  • Location: Yorkshire & Humber

Access Hospitality aims to support adults with learning disabilities to gain fulfilling employment in the hospitality sector. This grant will support the organisation to develop a framework built around the use of assistive technology that includes accredited training, workplace adaptation and support for employees and employers.

Access Technology Scotland CIC

Explore and Test: Sounds Right: Tackling Inequality with Music and Technology

Access Technology Scotland aims to widen access to high quality digital skills education, training and facilities, particularly amongst groups experiencing disadvantage. In this project, they will work with three primary schools in North Ayrshire to deliver a music with technology project and evaluate the effectiveness of their approach.

Access to Industry

  • Grant amount: £122,006 over 36 months
  • Fund: Social Justice Open Grants
  • Date awarded: 2006/07
  • Location: Scotland

Widening access to education and employment for excluded young people

ACEVO the Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisation (ACEVO)

Core funding

  • Grant amount: £20,000 over 12 months months
  • Fund: Other Grants
  • Date awarded: 2018/19
  • Location: East Midlands, East of England, London, Multi-region, North East, North West, South East, South West, Wales, West Midlands, Yorkshire & Humber

The Association of Chief Executives of Voluntary Organisation (ACEVO) a network of leaders for civil society organisations, will use this funding to meet their current commitment to their membership base and to ensure that the organisation is fit for the future.