HPC Community Fund Small Grants Programme

Funded projects 2019/20

Organisation Summary Grant awarded Link to HPC
Bridgwater Parent Support Group Training fees and ongoing costs of running a support group for parents with children who have additional needs £2,845 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Bridgwater Talking Newspaper Equipment and publicity costs to engage more visually impaired people with local news £1,050 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Burnham & Highbridge Sea Cadet Unit A contribution towards replacing lighting at their centre £1,500 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Escape Support Group A contribution towards the organisation and delivery of away days and excursions for families in Sedgemoor and West Somerset £5,000 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers and building community resilience
Friends of Somerset Bridge Funding for the set-up of a school summer holiday project at Somerset Bridge Primary School £1,652 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Rusty Road 2 Recovery Equipment for mechanical training sessions £4,783 Helping people access HPC-related opportunities
State of Trust A series of community events designed to help strengthen community cohesion £4,750 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Sydenham Rangers JFC A contribution towards new football equipment £1,777 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Sydenham Table Tennis Club A contribution towards new table tennis equipment £2,387 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
The Gift of Giving – Shoebox Appeal Capacity-building equipment £3,217 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers