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2 grants found

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

The Voices Foundation

Embedding Singing as an Agent for Overall School Improvement

  • Grant amount: £150,000 over 24 months
  • Fund: Teacher Development Fund
  • Date awarded: 2018/19
  • Location: East Midlands, Multi-region, Yorkshire & Humber

The Voices Foundation is a national charity which uses the power of singing to improve the lives of children and young people in the UK. Through this initiative The Voices Foundation and David Ross Education Trust, a multi-academy trust, will empower teachers and harness the power of singing to bring about sustainable change for whole schools where a significant number of pupils experience disadvantage. The programme aims to improve outcomes in literacy, language and communication, cognitive development and behaviour, by developing a whole-school singing culture.

Young Harrow Foundation (YHF)

Piloting a new youth-led partnership model in Harrow

  • Grant amount: £60,000 over 24 months
  • Fund: Youth Fund
  • Date awarded: 2018/19
  • Location: London

Young Harrow Foundation is a youth sector membership and infrastructure body working exclusively in Harrow. YHF will pilot a youth-led partnership model focused on five thematic areas: mental health, youth violence, employment, inequalities and physical activity. This project aims to connect young people with lived experience of these issues, local delivery specialists and expert voices from outside the sector to create new ideas and trial programmes.