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
Chilton Trinity Village Hall Village Hall equipment update £3,861 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Chedzoy Pre School Resources to broaden the curriculum to educate the next generation £3,227 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Crafty Teacup Creative Centre Refurbishment of creative community workshop space £4,199 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
Fortitude Wellbeing CIC Pop-up woodworking workshops for wellbeing £4,989 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
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
Grace Advocacy Building the capacity of a local advocacy service £5,000 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Magna Housing New Bird, Bat and Hedgehog homes to promote growth of wildlife £3,595 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
The Minehead Hope Centre Trust Extending support services for homeless people in Minehead £5,000 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Minehead Town Watch Installation of a defibrillator in the centre of Minehead £400 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
The Nurture Shed Extending creative community based mental health support £4,900 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Rusty Road 2 Recovery Equipment for mechanical training sessions £4,783 Helping people access HPC-related opportunities
Sedgemoor PlayDay A community play event on the National Day of Play £1,500 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Spaxton School PTFA New children’s play area at Spaxton School £5,000 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
State of Trust A series of community events designed to help strengthen community cohesion £4,750 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
St Francis Assisi Parochial Church Council A contribution to the repair of community hall doors and windows £4,479 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
St. Francis Social Club for Visually Impaired People Transport support and entertainment for visually impaired members £1,500 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Stowey Bears Pre School Developing the pre school garden play area £5,000 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
West Somerset Inter-Cultural Friendship Group Stories and Music from around the world to promote cultural diversity in the community £2,000 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers
Willowdown Primary Academy PTFA Development of an outdoor learning environment £5,000 Strengthening communities in an area hosting workers